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Pediatrician - Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre

Abbotsford, BC
  • Number of positions available : 1

  • To be discussed
  • Starting date : 1 position to fill as soon as possible

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Fraser Health is the heart of health care for over two million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of the Coast Salish and Nlaka’pamux Nations and is home to 32 First Nations within the Fraser Salish region.

 

Our hospital and community-based services are delivered by a team of 48,000+ staff, medical staff and volunteers dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities.

 

Abbotsford Regional Hospital is looking to hire two to three consultant pediatricians, with or without subspecialty interest, to support a busy regional pediatric service providing care to a catchment area of 300,000. Our group consists of seven community pediatricians with two additional providing call coverage support. Current members have subspecialty training in Neurology, Nephrology and Endocrinology. The program provides a mixture of inpatient work, with a ten-bed pediatric ward with the ability to accommodate 16 patients during the busy winter months. The ward is shared with surgeons and psychiatrists who provide care to pediatric patients. There is a ten-bed level IIA nursery providing care within the Fraser Health Neonatal Network. The busy single-room maternity unit supports close to 3000 deliveries a year.  There is a four-bed Pediatrics pod in the ER, a six-bed day treatment unit, as well as four-room ambulatory clinic area which houses Endocrinology, Asthma, Cardiology, Hematology and general consultation clinics. In the last year we have also added an Urgent Consult Clinic. The successful applicant is also expected to take part in the Pediatrician of the Week hospitalist program.

 

We support all levels of medical education, including medical students, an in-house family practice program plus pediatric residents.

 

Facility: Abbotsford Regional Hospital

 

Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre is a 302 bed, University of British Columbia affiliated hospital offering a full range of adult services as well as critical care support. There are Level II Maternity, Infant Child, Youth Services, as well as 24/7 emergency services with 77,032 visits annually.

 

The hospital recently underwent a renovation and redesign of its Emergency Department that now includes a dedicated area for mental health and substance use care, a new nursing substation, and a relocated ambulance bay, among other features, to help improve patient flow and experience.

 

For more details: https://careers.fraserhealth.ca/live-here/abbotsford/

 

 

Qualifications:

  • FRCPC Eligible
  • CPSBC Eligible for Full Licence
  • CPSBC US certified class of registration acceptable

 

Fraser Health values diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust. Fraser Health’s hiring practices aspire to ensure all individuals are treated in an inclusive, equitable and culturally safe manner.


Compensation

Fee for Service, May be eligible for up to $10,000 relocation reimbursement, MOCAP - On Call Payments
Qualifications

CPSBC Eligible for Full License, FRCPC Eligible
Locations

Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre

Requirements

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