Specialty Emergency Medicine

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Live your dream in vibrant small-town BC! Are you hoping to practice Emergency Medicine at an exemplary hospital in an amazingly varied small community? The Sunshine Coast peninsula is one of BC’s most scenic regions, accessible from West Vancouver by a 40-minute ferry ride. A backdrop of the majestic Coastal Mountain Range frames a myriad of bike and cross-country skiing trails and miles of sandy beaches. The area is home to nearly 29,000 residents – concentrated around the larger town centres of Sechelt, Gibsons Landing, and Pender Harbour. This family-friendly community offers highly rated schools and area residents enjoy an idyllic mix of water and land activities.

This position is for a locum emergency physician accommodating a variety of shifts and beginning as soon as possible. Accommodation and travel remuneration is to be discussed.

Come join a well-supported emergency department at 32-bed acute care hospital serving the entire Sunshine Coast. The hospital provides acute surgical, medical and obstetrical inpatient/outpatient services supported by laboratory, diagnostic imaging (including CT) and rehabilitation services. It is also home to a 4-bed critical care unit.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to VCH’s goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, visible or invisible disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

To formally apply for the , please create a Health Match BC profile at https://www.healthmatchbc.org/Register.aspx and your account will then be assigned to one of the Health Match BC recruitment consultants. Please ensure that you upload your current CV and compose a message to indicate which position you are applying for and provide any supplemental documentation (ie,. Cover letter and references) for them to include in your formal application/referral.

You will not be able to directly apply without the assistance of their team.

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Compensation Type
Estimated Remuneration
To be discussed
Physician Overhead
Not applicable
Billing Split
Not applicable

Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
Not applicable
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Sechelt is one of the largest communities on the Sunshine Coast, a region named for the considerable sunshine it receives. The relaxed lifestyle, stunning natural beauty, and year-round recreational opportunities in this area make it a highly desirable place to live. Its close proximity to Vancouver gives residents the chance to experience city life, and return home, all on the same day. Sechelt boasts a spectacular coastline blessed with pebbled beaches, lush mountains, and cascading waterfalls.

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