Specialty Internal Medicine

Subspecialty General Internal Medicine

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We are seeking General Internal Medicine specialists for locum work in Prince Rupert, BC.
Prince Rupert Regional Hospital is a 25 bed facility offering a full range of services including: Emergency, Radiology, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Internal Medicine and Psychiatry.

This Internal Medicine opportunity is mostly clinic based with consults from the ER while on call. There is CT, Echo and stress testing is available. There is no ICU in Prince Rupert, but there are 2 High Acuity beds and patients requiring a higher level of care are transferred to Terrace or Prince George.

A typical locum assignment would include: booked consults, ER consults, inpatient consults, and care of post operative patients. The visiting specialist clinic is located in the hospital for easy access to treadmill stress testing.

The local GPs are supportive and capable. There is a (GP) doctor of the day program that looks after hospital inpatients.

We provide a daily guaranteed income of $3000, averaged over the locum duration. For example, for a 5 day locum the minimum compensation is $15,000. Travel costs are covered and we would be delighted to assist in booking.

Prince Rupert is home to amazing wildlife and wilderness adventures, unique history and cultural experiences, and the spectacular scenery of the rugged Coast Mountain Range and the Great Bear Rain Forest. Easily accessible by air, rail, cruise ship, ferry or car, Prince Rupert’s attractions include First Nation cultural works of art, fine North Coast galleries and boutiques, parks and walking trails, restaurants and coffee shops. A balanced lifestyle might include enjoying a round of golf on the golf course or spending time out on the water kayaking, fishing, or taking in the scenery. Reasonable housing costs, organized sports, volunteer opportunities, modern recreation facilities, community groups and festivals all contribute to a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle for those living in this community.

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Prince Rupert

Prince Rupert is the largest city in northwestern British Columbia and a gateway to the Queen Charlotte Islands, the famed Inside Passage and smaller towns in the area. Amidst fjords, rain forests, lagoons, and sandy beaches, Prince Rupert is surprisingly cosmopolitan with all the modern conveniences of a larger city, including a performing arts centre, restaurants and a lively nightlife. The area is also perfect for learning about the history and customs of local First Nations people, and one-of-a-kind wilderness exploration and wildlife viewing experiences.

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