Specialty Emergency Medicine

Subspecialty General

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The Abbotsford Department of Emergency Medicine is recruiting into our collegial and excellent group of physicians. We seek to fill 2 full time positions. CPSBC US certified class of registration acceptable

Our dynamic group is composed of an ideal mixture of very experienced physicians and more recently trained ER doctors. We have had great success incorporating new grads into a department supportive of their specific and growing skill set, and we are happy to consider applications from exam eligible ER residency grads.

We are a full service regional referral center with 8 daily 7.5hr shifts. We are compensated on a fee for service basis. The work is both challenging and rewarding. We have an interesting case mix, including about 20% pediatrics. We are an accredited level 3 trauma center, and interested candidates might consider becoming part of the trauma service. 24/7 local specialty support in all key areas is readily available and we have excellent relationships with our consulting services.

A major ER expansion has recently been completed, bringing our total patient care areas in the department to 81.

We have robust and highly respectful interpersonal and professional relationships within our group with active engagement in monthly educational rounds, M+M’s and administrative meetings.

Facility: Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre

Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre is a 280 bed, University of British Columbia affiliated hospital offering medical, surgical, obstetrics, inpatient pediatrics, renal, cardiology, tertiary palliative care, helipad, as well as 24/7 emergency services with nearly 80,000 visits annually.

The hospital recently underwent a renovation and redesign of its Emergency Department that now includes a dedicated area for mental health and substance use care, a new nursing substation, and a relocated ambulance bay, among other features, to help improve patient flow and experience.

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