Specialty Psychiatry

Subspecialty Adult

Role and Facility Information

Fraser Health Authority (FHA) and the Mental Health and Substance Use Program is seeking a psychiatrist. This will be a a combination of Inpatient Psychiatry at Chilliwack General Hospital and Community Psychiatry in the Chilliwack, Agassiz and Hope Communities. Primary focus will be adult psychiatry.

As a member of multi-disciplinary teams at all sites, you are required to provide a high standard of care to general psychiatric patients. Services include assessment, treatment and consultation, family meetings, case conferences, discharge planning, consultation and collaboration with other physicians and multidisciplinary teams. The psychiatrist will also promote continuity of care by maintaining good working relationships with all those providing care and services and advocating for the psychiatric needs of individual patients.

Responsibilities include participation on the ECT and on-call rotation.

Successful candidate will also participate in the medical education program for University of British Columbia (UBC) undergraduate and postgraduate trainees. Following receipt of a CPSBC license, arrangements will be made to apply for a clinical appointment with the Department of Psychiatry, UBC.

Request Info



Compensation Type
Request Info

Live and work in BC


Surrounded by opulent farmlands and majestic mountain vistas, the growing community of Chilliwack is the backdrop for many outdoor activities such as fishing, white water rafting, hiking, kayaking, and golfing. Its mild climate creates ideal conditions for its family-oriented neighbourhoods, as well as its thriving agriculture industry; wherever you go in Chilliwack, fresh, local and delicious food is always within reach.

Similar Jobs in the region