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Family Physician - Obstetrics/Gynecology

Location: Williams Lake, British Columbia

Job ID: PWIL-FP-1861

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Williams Lake
Williams Lake is the largest city in the Cariboo-Chilcotin and growing! With a current population of 11,000 and surrounding population of 30,000 Williams Lake serves as a business, industrial, and service hub for outlying communities all while continuing to offer affordable housing prices. Located amidst sparkling lakes and rolling ranch land, all easy to enjoy as one of the sunniest places in the province, with roughly 314 sunny days each year. A recreation mecca with world-class mountain biking trails, hiking, fishing and three pristine golf courses plus incredible amenities including a university, regional airport and a newly renovated pool and fitness center. Enjoy a walk downtown amongst quaint shops, retail stores, art galleries, and a variety of tempting cuisines and the booming arts, culture, and heritage scene with live theatre and music performances. Creative communities are healthy communities, prosperous, and exciting places to live, come join us in Williams Lake!
Clinic Details — Cariboo Memorial Hospital:
Cariboo Memorial Hospital is a 31-bed hospital offering emergency, an intensive care unit, operating rooms, medical-surgical and obstetrical units, and ambulatory care services. Other services at the hospital include stress testing, lab and diagnostic imaging (including echo and CT scanning), out-patient hemodialysis and a five-bed psychiatric crisis stabilization unit. There is 24-hour general surgery and obstetrical specialist coverage, full-time radiology, and a pediatric specialist. There are also visiting ophthalmology, rheumatology and psychiatry specialists.
Practice Details:

We are recruiting FAMILY PHYSICIANS with a passion or interest in obstetrics. We would be willing to train and provide the knowledge/experiences on site to allow you to feel comfortable, if required.If you're looking for a great experience working in the beautiful Interior of BC, this might be the opportunity for you! We are a very supportive & collegial group of 5 family physicians sharing call for obstetrics, while maintaining individual practices. We are looking for a FP with an interest in maternity care to join our community. We enjoy the freedom to personalize our practices alongside the quality of life that comes with sharing call duties. We see around 300 births a year; with birth rates on the rise. 3 consulting OB/GYNs, with 24/7 access, support us. It is busy, but not harried, and never boring. Specialist services in Williams Lake include Paediatrics, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Emergency Physicians, Anaesthesia, and a knowledgeable and experienced group of full service Family Doctors. We have visiting specialists in Urology, ENT, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Rheumatology, and Cardiology – we are rural but not isolated. Our hospital is an academic centre for Family Practice, General Surgery and OB/GYN, and we have Family Practice Residents rotate through the maternity department. Our local Thompson River University campus trains RNs and Nurse Practitioners, and we have 2 Midwives local to our area. The community is diverse, including a local First Nations culture that enriches us all. We have 4 distinct seasons. Being in the southern third of the province, the summers are hot and winters are snowy but not frigid. We can claim 314 sunny days each year, one of the sunniest places in the province! The scenery is stunning, housing prices are reasonable, and office costs are low. Rural incentives are an added bonus. We’re looking for a colleague to share in a flexible work schedule, allowing for blocks of time off for travel or family. Part time or full time options are available. Join a group committed to working together in a truly supportive way! We would love to show you the incredible opportunity here, so please do call.

    • Doctorate in Medicine
    • Certificant of College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)
    • Certificant of College of Family Physicians of Canada-Emerg Med (CCFP-EM)
    • Obstetric experience
    • CCFP is a requirement. An exception can be made for international physicians who are working in Canada while they wait for their CCFP. Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) is Mandatory
Call Schedule:
  • Hours of work: approx. 40hrs/week
  • On call requirements: Yes
  • Payment Structure
    • Fee for Service
  • Estimated Gross Income
    • $300,000+
  • Overhead
    • Approx. $5000/month, can be less (% or amount per month)
  • Bill Split
    • Average 30/70
  • RSA Incentives
    • Recruitment Funding: Up to $15,000 dependentRecruitment Incentive: $10,000 - $15,000 dependentAnnual Retention: Up to $14,182.08Fee Premium: 12.32% Rural incentives rates are subject to change annual but current rates are confirmed at time of offer.
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