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!
As a General Adult Psychiatrist at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital, you'll thrive within a collaborative culture committed to delivering outstanding healthcare. If you're in search of a welcoming community that offers a wealth of lifestyle opportunities, we warmly invite you to apply today.
As a valued member of our Psychiatry team, your role will encompass a range of responsibilities. You'll contribute to the provision of services at KBRH's 12-bed general adult inpatient unit, offer consultations to medical and surgical units, and the emergency department, and maintain a community-based practice. Your duties will span patient assessment and treatment, fostering collaboration with fellow clinicians and managers, and playing a pivotal role in the development and upkeep of relevant programs, policies, and procedures. Our team is dedicated to delivering high-quality psychiatric care to residents across the Kootenay Boundary region, with opportunities for outreach to neighbouring communities and the provision of telehealth services. If you have aspirations for administrative leadership or wish to further specialize, such as in the field of addictions or child & youth, there are pathways for growth.
Our vibrant psychiatry program is deeply involved with the UBC medical undergraduate program and the family medicine residency program. These initiatives open doors to exciting opportunities like mentoring, immersive clinical teaching, and a diverse array of educational activities. The best part? You can effortlessly weave these enriching experiences into your schedule, ensuring a rewarding blend of professional growth and contribution to medical education.
If you’re an empathetic and analytical psychiatrist, 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 PhysicianRecruitment@interiorhealth.ca. 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 psychiatrists, even on a part-time basis.
Curious about the magic of the mountain towns that have won over our physicians' hearts? Discover it firsthand with a locum in this remarkable corner of the world. Contact Dr. Stephanie Cameron at Stephanie.Cameron@interiorhealth.ca 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.
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 1:5.
Estimated Gross Income
Anticipate an estimated gross annual income between $300,000-500,000, plus MOCAP level 2.
Recruitment incentive: $15,000
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.
The above numbers are based on a full-time position and may be prorated for physicians working less than full time. 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.