Job Posting
full time Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Northern Health Authority
Prince George, British Columbia
Job ID: 16550

Northern Health Authority is seeking a Physiatrist to provide service at the University Hospital of Northern British Columbia, in Prince George, BC. The selected candidate will join an exceptionally compatible and united group of physicians who are encouraged to explore their full practice potential in our University Hospital Medical School setting.

The hospital provides tertiary rehabilitation services in both highly developed inpatient and outpatient areas across the spectrum of rehab services including:
• Stroke
• Brain Injury
• Amputee
• Multi-trauma
• Complex Orthopaedics
• Psychiatry
• Medical sub-specialty areas

Well informed interdisciplinary teams are functioning at a high level, and current with developments in
• Stroke Rehabilitation
• Physiotherapy
• Occupational Therapy
• Speech Language Pathology
• Social Work
• Recreation Therapy
• Chronic Pain Clinic

Related Health services include:
UHNBC Northern Centre for Functional Rehabilitation
• MS Clinic
• Geriatric Assessment and Treatment Unit
• Memory Disorders Clinic
• Spiritual Health
• Pre-admission clinics for elective surgeries
• Post Physiotherapy Clinics for TKR
• Outpatient Physiotherapy
• Outpatient Occupational therapy services such as burn treatments and splinting
• Outpatient Neuro Services.

Prince George is the centre of business, education, health and culture for northern British Columbia and services a regional population of about 300,000. The region’s economic growth and diversification strategies are creating outstanding opportunities for investors, employers and employees. Affordable housing, land prices and transportation costs, due to short and quick commutes; result in one of the lowest costs of living for a city of its size in the province. Additionally, wage rates fall above provincial averages, providing residents of Prince George with a high standard of living in one of BC’s most beautiful regions.

On-call requirements are consultative secondary call with a fully developed Family Physician service.

1475 Edmonton St.
Prince George, BC
V2M 1S2

For more information:,2,3&CommunityId=51

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Province / State
British Columbia
Employment Type
full time
Call Frequency
Consultative secondary call with a fully developed Family Physician Service
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
$400,000 + 
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
Retention Premium: 12.6%
Retention Flat Fee: $12,668.40
Recruitment Incentive: $15,000
Relocation Inventive: $9,000 - $15,000*

*$15,000 if relocating from outside of Canada: $12,000 if relocating within Canada but outside of BC; $9,000 if relocating within BC. ** This incentive is not available to physicians moving from a community within BC where a Recruitment and Retention agreement currently exists **  
Qualification Requirements
In order to be eligible for licensure in BC, your postgraduate training must meet the requirements of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. Post graduate training must be obtained from an accredited and approved training program in a jurisdiction sanctioned by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Please refer to the attached PDF for a listing of those countries: 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Northern Health Authority 
Street Address 1
299 Victoria St 
Street Address 2
City / Town
Prince George 
Postal / Zip Code
V2L 5B8 
Institution Description
Institution Size (Beds)
Institution Website
Community Description
Community Size
Community Website
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Medical Staff Recruitment 
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Published on 2020-04-15
Edited on 2021-09-02