Family Physician - Emergency
Located at the narrowest section of the sparklingly Osoyoos Lake on the Canadian-US border, the town of Osoyoos enjoys the hottest summer days in Canada. Framed by mountains, forested highlands and grasslands Osoyoos landscape ensure nearly limitless outdoor recreation. With all that heat, there are many opportunities for great summer activities including all sorts of water sports, biking, and hiking. Lush vineyards and fruit stands offering fresh local fruit are also plentiful in the small multicultural community. The area also provides numerous avenues for winter fun with downhill and cross country skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing. Complementing the fantastic scenery and climate is the town of Osoyoos’s outgoing and genial community.
Fantastic opportunity for a family/general physician to join a private clinic in Osoyoos. The Desert Doctors Clinic is looking for a third physician to join their busy office that is fully computerized and currently has two physicians who share in overhead costs. The clinic is located 15 minutes from the South Okanagan General Hospital. Night and weekend ER call maybe be required which is shared among physicians of Oliver and Osoyoos.
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Eligible for The College of Family Physicians of Canada Cert. (CCFP)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support Certification (ATLS)
Eligible for licensure with CPSBC; Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
Hours of work:
On call requirements:
12 Hours (average) per week
Estimated Gross Income
Estimated $300,000 +/- depending on patient volume
Recruitment incentive: $10,000
Relocation: Relocation: $9,000 - $15,000 based on move location
Retention fee premium: 4.94%
Retention flat fee: $7,489.22
Rural Incentives are subject to change; these rates are at time of posting
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