Senior Medical Director, Thompson Cariboo


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Practice Details:

Interior Health is recruiting for an exciting senior medical leadership opportunity as the Senior Medical Director (SMD), Thompson Cariboo.

The Senior Medical Director (SMD) provides senior medical expertise and input into decision-making on strategic and operational matters of the Executive Medical Group. In this important role, the SMD provides leadership, direction, and support to the Chiefs of Staff, Department Heads, and Medical Directors within the Thompson Cariboo region. The SMD builds capacity for effective medical staff governance, integrated leadership, and physician engagement. One of the measures of success in the position will be how the SMD improves the quality of medical care within IH by collaborating directly with physicians, other healthcare professionals, portfolios, committees, and medical governance groups.

The SMD will support Interior Health’s commitment to eliminate anti-Indigenous racism and discrimination and continue to create a culturally safe and inclusive workplace. Working alongside IH leaders and team members, the SMD will provide support to design and deliver an equitable health care system within Interior Health.

For the full list of responsibilities, please reach out to Jessa Chupik, Manager of Medical Staff Recruitment at for the detailed job description.

Leadership Development Opportunities are available with Interior Health’s NAVIG8 Program. The NAVIG8 Emerging Physician Leaders Program is a comprehensive leadership development program designed specifically for physicians to address the practical leadership knowledge, behaviours and skills that high potential, emerging medical leaders require to step into leadership roles early in their careers. For more information, visit:

Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here! Email your CV and a letter of interest to

** 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 licensure with CPSBC
  • Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
  • Medical leadership training and/or experience
Call Schedule:

Hours of work: 0.4
On call requirements: N/A

Estimated Gross Income

Competitive – will be based on Medical Leadership experience.


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