Specialty Obstetrics/Gynecology

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Employment Opportunity: Full-time, Obstetrics/Gynecology

Fraser Health, stretching from the metro Vancouver and through the Fraser Valley region of British Columbia, provides health services to 1.6 million people within 12 acute care hospitals, tertiary teaching hospitals, and services in public health, home health, mental health, and residential care facilities.

Fraser Health is recruiting one Obstetrician/Gynecologist for Surrey Memorial Hospital to support the expansion of existing tertiary level perinatal and advanced gynecology services. The ideal candidate will have current working/training experience in a tertiary care setting and will be expected to develop an academic practice focused on education and/or research in association with the University of British Columbia. The successful candidate will have a track record of participation in quality assurance and departmental administrative services.

Surrey Memorial Hospital is one of the busiest hospitals in British Columbia, serving a growing young population, managing close to 5000 births per year. We have recently opened a new tower with a 46 bed single room maternity care unit and a 48 bed single room Level 2/3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Our resources include a dedicated obstetrical anesthesia service and a dedicated maternal operating room. We have affiliated Maternal Fetal Medicine, Neonatology, Urogynecology, Chronic pain, and Early Pregnancy Assessment clinics. We look forward to working with the successful candidate to deliver both tertiary maternity and gynecology services with which our patients, staff and physicians can share a sense of pride.

Role:

Candidates will be expected to develop an academic practice including quality assurance, education and department administrative services. The incumbent will be expected to apply for a Clinical Faculty appointment with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of British Columbia.

Qualifications:

FRCSC in Obstetrics/Gynecology (or FRCSC eligible)

Eligibility for a BC medical license (Obs/Gyn)

Demonstrate recent training and or experience working in a tertiary care obstetrical unit

Academic credentials an asset

Further postgraduate training would be considered an asset

Facility: Surrey Memorial Hospital

Surrey Memorial is a 611 acute care bed, University of BC Affiliated, regional referral and community teaching hospital that has the busiest emergency in BC. We offer medical, surgical, neonatal intensive care, tertiary, ambulatory, cardiology, rehab, as well as 24/7 emergency services with 158,558 visits annually. We currently manage 4,200 births per year and have recently opened a new tower with a 46 bed single room maternity care unit, a 48 bed single room Level 2/3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a dedicated maternal operating room. The brand new ER includes a dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department, part of the state-of the art Critical Care Tower includes a dedicated perinatal centre, helipad and expanded ICU.

Compensation:

Fee for Service

MOCAP - On Call Payments

Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service

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