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General Internist

Location: Nelson, British Columbia

Job ID: IHKLH-IM-2224

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Nelson
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:

Opportunity to experience both a fulfilling professional life and the ideal lifestyle in a full-time general internal medicine practice in beautiful Nelson, BC. If you have a strong interest in general internal medicine and are confident with emergency room and inpatient management/ procedures, this could be the opportunity for you! In this practice you will work collaboratively with two existing General Internists including office, inpatient and emergency room consultations as well as hospital-based outpatient clinics. There are no mandatory after hours on-call responsibilities - you can finally enjoy your personal weekend time!

The ideal candidate would also be interested in collaborative management of chronic disease and preferably have an interest or subspecialty in respirology, rheumatology and/or gastroenterology. In addition, in this position you can enjoy teaching with locally placed UBC students and residents.

If you are passionate about your work and are looking to practice in a welcoming community setting where you really can enjoy the endless lifestyle opportunities available in the area, apply today and discover the rewards of true work life balance!

We are excited to add new graduate or experienced Internal Medicine specialists to our team in Nelson. Apply today to live, work and play where others only vacation! It's better here!

Qualifications:
    • Eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
    • Doctorate in Medicine
    • Eligible for licensure with CPSBC; Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory.
Call Schedule:
  • Hours of work: Full Time
  • On call requirements: None required
Compensation:
  • Payment Structure
    • Fee for Service
  • Estimated Gross Income
    • $300,000+, before rural incentives
  • Overhead
    • % share of clinic overhead costs
    • Please inquire
  • Additional Incentives
    • Rural Incentives include:
    • Recruitment bonus: $15,000
    • Relocation: $9,000 - $15,000 based on move location
    • Fee Premium: 11.62%
    • Annual retention fee: $12,107
    • CME funding: CME funding: Up to 2 years $600; In 3rd & 4th year $3,600.00; after 4 years $6,600.00
    • Rural Incentives are subject to change and current rates are confirmed at time of offer.
    • Candidates with a BC or Canada student loan may be eligible for BC or Canada loan forgiveness programs.
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