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Family Physician - Private Clinic

Location: Cranbrook, British Columbia

Job ID: PCRA-FP-531

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Cranbrook is a thriving city, cradled on a gentle plain by snow-capped mountains. Boasting the most sunshine in British Columbia, Cranbrook’s idyllic climate presents the perfect conditions for outdoor adventure in all four seasons. Hike or cycle the local trails, play a round of golf, or relax on one of the many lakes only minutes from the city. During winter, enjoy cross country and alpine skiing at nearby resorts, or snowmobiling on the almost limitless network of trails. Cranbrook offers unique shops, farmers markets, cafés, sports arenas, an aquatic centre, cinema as well as two theatres and heritage culture. With Cranbrook’s magnificent scenery, friendly people, and small town charm, it is considered by many the ideal place to raise a family and the ultimate location to live, work and play.
Clinic Details — East Kootenay Regional Hospital:

East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook is a 77 bed regional referral centre, serving a catchment area of approximately 82,000 people in the East Kootenays. The 4 floor facility offers 24/7 emergency services with 16 beds, a brand new state of the art 6 bed ICU, a full range of medical and surgical services including Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Pathology, Psychiatry and Radiology and Urology.

Practice Details:

Long established family practice, the Tamarack Medical Group is looking for a nature loving colleague seeking life/work balance. We offer you an opportunity to locum with us before considering a permanent arrangement, as either a full or part team colleague in our clinic. We are a close knit medical community supported by a variety of excellent local specialists with 72 bed Regional Hospital (including a 6-bed, brand new ICU).

We are a friendly, flexible and collaborative group of five physicians practicing with an integrated team of health professionals. We cover a wide spectrum of patients ranging from paediatrics to geriatrics, including complex care patients. We have excellent administrative support for chronic disease management to optimize billing. Maternity care is optional but hospital privileges are a requirement.

We have user friendly offices, exam rooms, and EMR (Accuro) and currently share 1:5 weekend call for hospital admissions. Our clinic is next door to the main laboratory in town, and it is attached to a mall so that other services are close at hand.

We have fantastic staff. And our physician group works together to help ensure we all have coverage to be able to enjoy well earned time off.

Enjoy the outstanding year round leisure opportunities that our beautiful area has to offer, and a team that will feel like a family!

Apply now to come live and work where others only vacation!

    • Doctorate in Medicine
    • Certificant of College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)
Call Schedule:
  • Hours of work: Negotiable
  • On call requirements: 1:6 weekends
  • Payment Structure
    • Fee for Service
  • Estimated Gross Income
    • $250-$350K, estimate only
  • Compensation Disclaimer
    • As Fee for Service work, this will depend heavily on personal practice and hours.
  • Overhead
    • Please enquire
  • RSA Incentives
    • Rural incentives available. Current rates include:
    • Recruitment bonus of $20,000 (prorated if not full time)
    • Relocation $9,000 - $15,000 based on move location
    • Fee Premium: 14%
    • Retention flat fee: $14,076
    • and CME to max of $5,720/year within 4 years
    • Rates are subject to change annually and are not controlled by the Health Authority.
    • Candidates with a BC or Canada student loan may be eligible for BC or Canada loan forgiveness programs.
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