Kamloops is a vibrant city of 100,000, at the northern extension of productive wine country in south central British Columbia. We sit in the middle of lakes, mountains, ski hills, and river systems. We enjoy biking, hiking, skiing, water sports, all right here in our backyard. Our community has an excellent educational system, organized sports, music and theatre. There are amenities not often found in smaller urban centres. University affiliations provide rejuvenation and an atmosphere to keep learning.
We are seeking an 8th colleague to join our collegial team at Royal inland Hospital. We are able to practice to the scope of our specialty; our nursery cares for babies 30-weeks and up. There are 1200-1400 births a year for which we primarily in a consultative role. We are well supported by a local OB Internal Medicine service and the Diabetes Education Program. We each average two to three surgical days per month, in addition to outpatient ambulatory care procedure time. Our department is proud to support the UBC Physician Training at the MSIA Level, the FP Resident Level and the OB/GYN R4 Level.
Both experienced and new Canadian graduates are invited to apply.
There are opportunities to share existing office space within the community. Please enquire.
Apply now and come work where others only play!
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC)
Doctorate in Medicine
Full licensure with CPSBC; Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
Hours of work:
On call requirements:
Estimated Gross Income
• Relocation Assistance: Applicable for 1.0 FTE positions, $9,000 - $15,000 based on move location (with eligible receipts) *Incentives are subject to change and current rates are confirmed at time of offer
Royal Inland Hospital:
The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) is a 273-bed facility that serves as the referral centre for approximately 250,000 people, and is located in the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap Health Service Area. As one of two Interior Health tertiary referral hospitals and Level 1 Trauma Centres, RIH receives over 250 major trauma and 72,000 ED visits per year.
The Phil and Jennie Gaglardi Tower opened at RIH in the summer of 2022. Among other services, the tower includes child and adolescent mental-health and substance-use inpatient unit as well as a 30 bed general psychiatric unit (20 general and 10 high observation beds and 3 seclusion beds).