Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the Selkirk and Monashee Mountain ranges in Trail and Rossland. Discover a flawlessly orchestrated work-life synergy, indulging in nature's playground during your well-deserved days off. Here, you'll find a fulfilling career and an extraordinary lifestyle that nourishes your soul.

In Trail and Rossland, winter adventures become a part of your everyday life; they are home to the world-renowned Red Mountain Resort. Imagine the exhilaration of carving through fresh powder and gracefully soaring down steep slopes, all just minutes away from the comfort of your own front door.

Take your golf game to new heights at Birchbank, known for its sprawling greens, vibrant fairways, and jaw-dropping shifts in elevation. Tee off at Redstone, where Les Furber's artistic brilliance shines through, enhanced by striking rock formations, tranquil streams, glistening ponds, and immaculate white silica bunkers.

On your days off, indulge in what you love most, whether it's mountain biking, hiking, or leisurely walks along the scenic trails. Seek solace in the refreshing alpine waters of Nancy Green Lake, perfect for paddling, fishing, and swimming. Just a short drive away is the mighty Columbia River, where river surfing and kayaking await you.

With stunning landscapes and affordable real estate, you'll find the ideal setting to establish your roots. Our towns are the idyllic place to raise a family, with plenty of space to roam and a strong sense of community. Come and experience the magic for yourself – we can't wait to welcome you to our neighbourhood!

Practice Details:

As our fourth team member, you will play a critical role in delivering care that encompasses both community consulting practice and hospital-based acute care. In our 75-bed regional referral centre, with its dedicated pediatric ward and level 1B nursery, you will have the resources to provide optimal care for your young patients. You'll bring your wealth of knowledge and skills to the emergency room, case room, nursery, and inpatient pediatrics, enhancing the health and well-being of children through unparalleled pediatric care.

Joining our maternal-child department, you'll work closely with obstetricians, family-practice based obstetrics providers, and midwives, forming a purposeful and supportive team. Together, we deliver extensive care and unwavering support to expectant mothers and their families. Your contribution is key in ensuring a seamless approach to maternal and child health, positively impacting the lives of our patients.

Located near the hospital, our outpatient clinic is eagerly inviting you, a skilled and compassionate pediatrician, to join our collegial practice. You will have a significant impact on the lives of the children in our community. We prioritize a collaborative environment, ensuring you receive the necessary resources and camaraderie to excel in your role.

You’ll be able to provide funded outreach clinics to nearby communities, if this aligns with your interests. We offer a hospital-based pediatric telehealth room for you to conduct remote subspecialty consultations. This valuable resource will enhance your ability to deliver specialized care to our patients, further enriching your practice.

We encourage you to explore and cultivate a specific area of specialization that ignites your passion. Whether it's diabetes management, asthma care, or eating disorders, we coordinate multidisciplinary clinics where you can make a difference. These clinics provide a platform for collaboration and holistic patient care, allowing you to expand your skills and deepen your impact in these areas.

You will have the privilege of being affiliated with UBC and actively participating in teaching undergraduate students and family medicine residents. We believe in the power of education and mentorship, and your involvement in teaching will not only contribute to the growth of others but also enhance your own professional development.

If you’re an empathetic and communicative pediatrician, elevate your career at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital, where your expertise can change lives. Apply today to live, work and play where others only vacation! Email your CV to It's better here!

Are you interested in practicing at KBRH, but prefer part-time hours? We warmly welcome your preference for balance and flexibility! We recognize the vital role of talented pediatricians, even on a part-time basis.

Curious about these mountain towns that have won over our physicians' hearts? Discover it firsthand with a locum in this remarkable corner of the world. Contact Dr. Brenna Eldridge at to find out more.

This job posting is for a position covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination order, and selected applicant(s) must comply with the requirements of the order.

  • Eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
  • Doctorate in Medicine
  • Licensure, or eligible for licensure, with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia (CPSBC)

    Mandatory coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association

    Completion of the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

    If you’re a US-trained specialist with ABMS certification in Pediatrics, you may be eligible to practice medicine in British Columbia under the USA Certified Class.

Call Schedule:

Hours of work: We are committed to accommodating your preferences and ensuring a suitable work-life balance.

On call requirements: The on-call schedule offers a favourable rotation of 1:4.

Estimated Gross Income

Anticipate an estimated gross annual income of $325,000, determined by a fee-for-service payment structure and MOCAP level 1.

RSA Incentives

Recruitment incentive: $15,000, prorated for physicians working less than full time
Relocation: $9,000 if moving within BC, $12,000 within Canada, and $15,000 from outside Canada
Fee premium: 11.48%
Annual retention fee: $17,421
RCME funding: $600 for up to 2 years in Trail, $3,600 during your 3rd and 4th year, and $6,600 after 4 years, in addition to the Doctors of BC CME funds.

Rural incentives are subject to change and current rates are confirmed at the time of offer.

Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital:

Discover exceptional healthcare at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital, the leading diagnostic and acute care facility in the West Kootenays. Committed to meeting the healthcare needs of 85,000 residents in the Kootenay Boundary region, we provide a comprehensive array of services. These include round-the-clock emergency and trauma care, a Level 2 containment laboratory (CL2), an intensive care unit, acute care facilities, a renal dialysis unit, and a neonatal ICU. Our steadfast team of specialists covers various fields such as ophthalmology, otolaryngology, orthopedic surgery, pediatrics, plastic surgery, psychiatry, urology, general surgery, obstetrics & gynecology, neurology, oncology, and internal medicine. As the regional hub for the 24-hour high acuity response team (HART), we ensure the delivery of expert care to critically ill and injured patients. Join our distinguished medical team at KBRH and make a meaningful impact on a hospital devoted to healthcare excellence.

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