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Family Physician - Private Clinic

Location: Nelson, British Columbia

Job ID: PNEL-FP-4127

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Perched on the shores of Kootenay Lake in the heart of the Selkirk & Kokanee Mountains, the city of Nelson sets itself apart by offering a rare blend of outdoor adventure and cosmopolitan sophistication of arts and heritage. Downtown is lush with gardens, boutiques, and unique restaurants that offer a social feeling of big city life in a classic Victorian setting. The summer creates a mecca for hiking, golfing, and water sports while the abundant winter snow transforms the terrain at Whitewater Resort for world class skiing and winter adventures. Come to Nelson and let the story book charm and community welcome you!
Facility Details — Kootenay Lake Hospital:

Kootenay Lake Hospital (KLH) is a 30-bed community hospital providing high quality health care services to residents and visitors of Nelson and the surrounding area of approximately 28,000 people. KLH has the busiest maternity services in the region with a very active integrated maternal/child health program including obstetric/gynecology and pediatric specialist support. In addition, KLH offers specialty clinics such as Healthy Heart, diabetes education, oncology and liver clinics as well as cardiac lab with stress testing, echocardiography and Holter monitoring.

Practice Details:

Our Medical Centre is a well-established clinic located in the heart of downtown Nelson, consisting of 5 family practices and a busy walk-in clinic. We are currently seeking two other GPs to join our team.

Our clinic is efficiently run with a very knowledgeable, experienced management and staff. We stay up to date with the latest tools that benefit both the doctors and patients. Providing doctors with the availability to access the EMR from home and providing patients with online booking, access to results online, text reminders etc. (we use EMR Intrahealth Profile) We also have a local chronic disease manager and respiratory therapist who see patients in our clinic regularly. Specialist support is available at our local hospital in the areas of internal medicine, ophthalmology, neurology and pediatrics with additional services regionally.

Nelson is known for its 4 seasons that allows for kayaking, sailing and paddle boarding in the summer, hiking and biking in the spring and fall and skiing and snowboarding our well known snow covered mountains in the winter. Nelson will not disappoint!

Whether you are looking for permanent part time or full time we are able to provide flexibility to suit your lifestyle.

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    • Doctorate in Medicine
    • Certificant of College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)
    • Seeking Candidate on Full license.
Call Schedule:
  • Hours of work: Flexible
  • On call requirements: 1:5 shared weekend call
  • Payment Structure
    • Fee for Service
  • Estimated Gross Income
    • $200-250,000 net (estimate only)
  • Compensation Disclaimer
    • Please enquiry to discuss practice options/potential.
  • Overhead
    • 70/30split
  • RSA Incentives
    • Rural Incentives apply; at time of posting, incentives include:
    • Recruitment bonus of $15,000 if full time
    • Relocation: $9K within BC, $12K within Canada $15K if international.
    • Fee premium: 11.62%
    • Annual flat fee: $11,107
    • Rural CME funding to max of $4,840 after 4 years in community.
    • Rural incentives are current at time of posting but subject to change annually.
    • Candidates with a BC or Canada student loan may be eligible for loan forgiveness programs.
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