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Location: Kelowna, British Columbia

Job ID: IHKGH-PAT-411

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Kelowna

Glistening water below lush mountains, dotted with parks frame the Okanagan's largest and liveliest population centre; Kelowna. Okanagan Lake is the perfect place to sail, kayak, or relax on the beach. Rolling greens offer world class golfing, minutes away from spectacular hiking and biking trails. In the winter enjoy ski resorts and skating rinks right at your fingertips. Decorated with heritage buildings and modern architecture, Kelowna offers something for everyone with orchards, vineyards and all the amenities of a major centre. From restaurants, and shops, to art galleries, live music and theatre, this city has it all. Come and experience our four seasons playground and see why life is better here.

Facility Details — Kelowna General Hospital:

Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) is one of two tertiary hospitals within Interior Health and is the region’s main referral center offering a full range of services with approximately 400 beds and over 84,000 ED visits yearly. Kelowna General Hospital is home to the Interior Heart & Surgical Centre (IHSC) which opened in 2015 and is BC’s only cardiac critical care centre outside of Victoria and the Lower Mainland. IHSC is Kelowna General Hospital’s principal surgical site and features; 12 specialized Operating Rooms created for Thoracic, Urology, Neurosurgery, Vascular, Plastics, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Ears Nose and Throat, Orthopedics, General and Trauma surgeries with 2 ORs dedicated to Cardiac Surgery. Our state of the art Centennial Building also recently opened and boasts a total of 360,000 square feet, an expanded emergency and ambulatory care department, modern operating rooms and a rooftop helipad. KGH is also a teaching centre for the Southern Medical Program affiliated with UBC. With the Interior Heart & Surgical Centre and new medical inpatient units in the Centennial Building, dedicated psychiatry units for youth and adults, a modern maternity ward, enhanced laboratory and clinical departments in the new Dr. Walter Anderson Building, and an academic campus that serves as a satellite for the University of British Columbia Medical School, KGH has become one of BC’s leading healthcare centres.

Practice Details:

The Laboratory Medicine Department of the Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) of Interior Health Authority is seeking an Anatomical Pathologist or General Pathologist with several years of experience in general surgical pathology. Subspecialty training in surgical pathology would be an asset. The KGH is a regional referral hospital providing specialized surgical, medical and oncology services to 500,000 people. The successful candidate will join a large laboratory faculty with 15 laboratory physicians. The Candidate must be eligible for licensure in the Province of British Columbia and be a Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Responsibilities will include participating in diagnostic service for a variety of surgical specimens, attending subspecialty related clinical rounds and teaching activities. In addition, participation in general frozen sections, hospital autopsy and after hours on-call are requirements.

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Qualifications:
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
    • Doctorate in Medicine
    • Full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia in Anatomical or General Pathology
    • CMPA Coverage is Mandatory
Call Schedule:
  • Hours of work: Full time
  • On call requirements: N/A
Compensation:
  • Payment Structure
    • Fee for Service
    • Service Contract
  • Estimated Gross Income
    • provincially negotiated grid level
  • Overhead
    • Overhead costs associated with private practice only
  • Additional Incentives
    • Relocation assistance up to $10,000 maximum or $15,000 maximum if move is over 3,000 kms/international (with eligible receipts)
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