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.
The site GP plays a core role at Ponderosa Lodge by providing MRP and consultative care for inpatients. The patient caseload consists predominantly of geriatric residents as well as those needing 24-hour nursing care. The work is rewarding due to the MRP’s ability to have a direct influence on the quality of life as our seniors age.
On-site hours are generally 0800-12:00 Mon-Fri with after-hours On Call support required
• Mon – Fri 0800-12:00 – After Hours coverage is expected for all MRPs.
** 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.
Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here! Email CV to Karen.Cooper@interiorhealth.ca
• Certificant of College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP) OR Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
• Doctorate in Medicine
• Eligible for licensure with CPSBC; Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory ****Certain specialists who are not eligible for full or provisional licensure in BC may be eligible to apply for licensure in the USA certified class **** Could be eligible for USA certification
Hours of work:
On call requirements:
On call requirements: MRP’s are expected to provide after hour coverage and or provide the contact for the GP who will be covering After Hours urgent calls. . Over the past 2 months, the average after-hours calls for GPs has been 9 calls per month.
Estimated Gross Income
This is a senior's long-term care facility.