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Hospitalist

Location: Kamloops, British Columbia

Job ID: IHRIH-HOSP-4053

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Kamloops
Kamloops is a vibrant city of 100,000, set on a vast landscape of sandstone canyons, grasslands and evergreen timberlands. Here you can enjoy all the amenities of a big city, while having eight provincial parks at your door step. Come play a round at Tobiano golf course, spend the day fishing and kayaking or head up to Sun Peaks Four Season Resort for world class mountain biking, skiing and snowboarding. Blue skies with endless sunshine, one thousand lakes and spectacular landscapes make the Kamloops region the natural place to work and play.
Clinic Details — Royal Inland Hospital:
The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) is a 258-bed facility that serves as the referral centre for approximately 250,000 people, and is located in the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap Health Service Area. As one of two Interior Health tertiary referral hospitals, RIH is a no refusal centre with an Emergency Department that receives over 250 major trauma and 72,000 visits per year.

Kamloops offers high-level, specialty medical care including core physician specialties, 24-hour Emergency and Trauma Services, Ambulatory and Outpatient Clinics, and Diagnostic Services Support services including: a full complement of diagnostic equipment, a Clinical Neurophysiology Lab and Sleep Lab, 1.5T MRI, two CT scans, and Echocardiography. RIH also features, Stroke Thrombolysis, and provincial Tertiary Neuropsychiatry Programs. RIH is the regional base for the six-person, 24-hour High Acuity Response Team (HART) that is utilized in remote emergency transport situations. Surgical services include General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Vascular Surgery, Otolaryngology, Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery, Urology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and 24/7 Anesthesia coverage.
The Royal Inland Hospital is a unique place to work where Medical Staff culture and collegiality in combination with a collaborative relationship with Hospital Administration maximizes opportunities for job satisfaction and quality of care.
Practice Details:

The most notable aspect of Royal Inland Hospital is the friendly and supportive medical staff that take a cooperative approach to patient care; Hospitalists play a core role at our site. The patient case load is diverse and the hospitalist work is rewarding for this reason (of note, there is no coverage for obstetrical or pediatric patients). RIH now has a 12 resident family practice program as well as a satellite UBC clerkship program providing ample teaching opportunities. On-site hours are generally 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. based on an average of 18-22 inpatients per day. Schedule is generally seven days on , seven days off, but is highly flexible (with approximately one overnight call per week). Emergency physicians will admit patients overnight and the majority of call is managed from home via telephone and remote computer access, it is rare to have to come in. If interested, Interior Health’s also offers the NAVIG8 Program which provides Leadership Development Opportunities. 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. ***immediate locum support also welcomed*** Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here!

Qualifications:
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
    • Doctorate in Medicine
    • Certificant of College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)
    • Eligible for licensure with CPSBC; Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
Call Schedule:
  • Hours of work: Full or Part Time
  • On call requirements: Participation in after-hours call is mandatory, but frequency of call varies by individual physician interest and energy and is negotiable - some take more call than others.
Compensation:
  • Payment Structure
    • Service Contract
  • Estimated Gross Income
    • $256,793 plus MOCAP level 2
  • Overhead
    • No overhead cost
  • RSA Incentives
    • Relocation Assistance: Applicable for 1.0 FTE positions, $9,000 - $15,000 based on move location (with eligible receipts). Part-time opportunities may be eligible for a pro-rated reimbursement, please discuss with your IH Medical Staff Recruiter *Incentives are subject to change and current rates are confirmed at time of offer*
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