Find your paradise in Vernon, BC, where the sun shines bright, the lakes sparkle like diamonds, and the rolling hills stretch as far as the eye can see. Welcome to Vernon, the quintessential destination for outdoor enthusiasts and families looking for a superior quality of life.
Experience the idyllic lakeside lifestyle in Vernon, where Okanagan Lake's crystal-clear waters shimmer like a diamond, offering endless opportunities for boating, swimming, and sun-soaked beach days. Just south of the city, Kalamalka Lake's lush green hues provide an exquisite setting for kayaking and paddleboarding, promising an unparalleled experience for those seeking to call the area home.
Imagine waking up to fresh powder and blue skies at SilverStar Mountain Resort! Whether you're a seasoned skier or snowboarder, or just starting out, there's something for everyone at SilverStar. With an annual snowfall of 700 cm, you'll have plenty of opportunities to shred the slopes and make memories with friends and family.
Living in Vernon means having access to some of the best golf courses in Canada, right in your backyard. Predator Ridge Resort offers two championship courses that'll challenge even the most skilled golfers, while The Rise, a Fred Couples signature golf course, is just a short drive away. And with our mild climate, you can play golf year-round.
With a warm and welcoming community of around 40,000 residents, Vernon is the ideal place to call home. Friendly hellos and genuine smiles are part of everyday life, making you feel like you belong from the moment you arrive. With a low cost of living, excellent schools, and a strong sense of community, Vernon is a fantastic place to raise a family or start a new chapter in your life.
Come and experience Vernon for yourself and see why it's the perfect place to live, work, and play.
Picture yourself in the stunning Okanagan Valley, surrounded by nature's beauty, as you make your mark as a general radiologist at Vernon Jubilee Hospital. Here, you'll have the opportunity and resources to reach new heights in your career and make a meaningful difference in your patients' lives.
With a supportive community and exceptional facilities behind you, your diagnostic skills will thrive. Cutting-edge technology like the 1.5T Siemens SOLA MRI will be at your fingertips, providing clear insights into even the most complex conditions. The hospital's brand-new CT suite boasts the latest Siemens scanner for peeking inside the body with ease. You'll have all you need to provide accurate diagnoses quickly.
But you won't work in isolation. At VJH, you'll collaborate with a team of professionals who share your commitment to outstanding care. Together, you'll discuss cases and determine the best approaches for each patient. Every day will present new challenges to solve alongside colleagues you trust.
When you want to broaden your skills, VJH provides the opportunities. Our procedures focus on biopsies and drainages, letting you sharpen your hands-on techniques. The local radiologist-owned clinic offers training on X-rays, ultrasounds, and more. With each experience, you'll add to your expertise.
If you’re a collegial and patient-focused radiologist, elevate your career at Vernon Jubilee Hospital, where your expertise can change lives. Apply today to live, work and play where others only vacation! Email your CV to PhysicianRecruitment@interiorhealth.ca. It's better here!
Are you interested in practicing at VJH, but prefer part-time hours? We warmly welcome your preference for balance and flexibility! We recognize the vital role of talented radiologists, even on a part-time basis.
Ever wondered about this Okanagan utopia that has captivated our physicians' hearts? Discover it firsthand with a locum in this exceptional corner of the world! To learn more, contact Dr. Adam Weathermon at Adam.Weathermon@interiorhealth.ca.
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.
Doctorate in Medicine
Eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
Licensure, or eligible for licensure, with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia (CPSBC); and mandatory coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association.
At VJH, you'll be expected to showcase robust skills in a variety of radiological techniques, including X-ray, ultrasound, CT, and MRI. Your expertise in mammography, which encompasses obstetrical and musculoskeletal ultrasound, will be highly valued. You'll carry out image-guided biopsy and drainage procedures, utilizing CT, ultrasound, and fluoroscopy guided techniques with proficiency, and sometimes echocardiography. Having fellowship training in areas like musculoskeletal (MSK), intervention, breast imaging, or echocardiography would greatly benefit your career development.
Hours of work:
We are committed to accommodating your preferences and ensuring a suitable work-life balance.
On call requirements:
After-hours on-call coverage for CT and ultrasound is currently facilitated through teleradiology services. From 5pm to 8am on weekdays, as well as weekends and holidays, remote radiologists provide coverage for CT and ultrasound.
Estimated Gross Income
Anticipate a rewarding income comprised of a fee-for-service payment structure and MOCAP level 2.
For a full-time position, we offer $9,000 in assistance if moving within BC, $12,000 within Canada, and $15,000 from outside Canada. Please note incentives are subject to change and current rates are confirmed at the time of offer.
Vernon Jubilee Hospital:
Vernon Jubilee Hospital (VJH) is a prominent 196 bed healthcare facility located in Vernon, British Columbia, serving the North Okanagan. VJH provides a broad spectrum of medical services, advanced care, and leading-edge facilities to the community it serves. In addition to having the largest diagnostic facility in the region, its services encompass emergency care, surgery, critical care, maternity and newborn care, mental health services, laboratory services, and rehabilitation. Vernon Jubilee Hospital serves as a cornerstone of healthcare in the North Okanagan region, serving a catchment area of 86,000 people, and plays a vital role in delivering quality healthcare services to residents and visitors in the region.