Specialty Psychiatry

Subspecialty Adult

Role and Facility Information

Fraser Health (FH) is the heart of health care for nearly two million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territories of the Coast Salish and Nlaka’pamux Nations and is home to six Métis Chartered Communities.

Our hospital and community-based services are delivered by a team of 45,000+ staff, medical staff and volunteers dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities.

This opportunity is fully virtual.

Fraser Health is embracing virtual methods to revolutionize patient care!

The Virtual Hospital program represents an innovative approach to delivering acute Mental Health and Substance Use care to clients across the Fraser Health Region. This program offers an exciting opportunity to work within a team-based, inter-professional care environment. Care is provided to acute patients directly in their homes and through virtual platforms.

As a qualified or eligible Psychiatrist, you will be responsible for delivering top-tier care to adult patients served by Fraser Health, within an interdisciplinary team. Your role will involve consulting at the new virtual hospital, actively engaging in outreach to patients' residences, providing consultation to Assisted Living and long-term care facilities in collaboration with patients' attending physicians, and engaging in consultation liaison within MHSU.

Services provided include assessment, outpatient treatment and consultation, conducting family meetings, organizing case conferences, discharge planning, and educating psychiatry residents and medical students.

Furthermore, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring continuity of care by fostering positive working relationships with all involved in patient care and advocating for the psychiatric needs of individual patients.

If you have questions or are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact Physician Recruitment at medicalstaffrecruitment@fraserhealth.ca.

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Langley

Full of heritage and history, including First Nations history and traditions, Langley is comprised of the City of Langley, the Township of Langley and the village of Fort Langley – the birthplace of British Columbia. Just a 40-minute drive east of downtown Vancouver, Langley has a lot to see and do, such as: heritage sites, incredible museums, circle routes that visit local farms and nurseries, wine tours, horseback riding, and shopping.

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