Job Posting
full time Family Practice at GR Baker Memorial Hospital
Quesnel, British Columbia
Job ID: 16573

Northern Health is seeking a family physician to join our inter-professional medical team. We are looking for someone who has a passion for adventure and rural medicine. If you’re ready to spend less time commuting and more time exploring your surroundings, this opportunity might be for you.

Join the fantastic medical team in Quesnel and choose how you want to work and live. We have flexible practice options to fit your needs.

GR Baker Memorial Hospital is a 36 bed acute care facility. Services on-site include internal medicine, ENT, general surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, psychiatry and a community cancer clinic, a robust full service family physician provider group, and numerous visiting specialists including plastic surgery, orthopaedics, pediatrics, etc.

The population of Quesnel is approx.10,000 with another 13,000 residing in the surrounding area. Affordable housing, accessible amenities and short commutes make Quesnel a desirable community to call home. A choice of 15 elementary and high schools give families a variety of educational opportunities to choose from. With an average of 254 days without rain, there is more than enough time to enjoy getting outside and exploring all the city and surrounding outdoors has to offer. Take up golfing on one of our 3 courses, kayak or stand-up paddle board on one of the many lakes, or ski after work at the local mountain. Looking for great coffee, a good snack, and live entertainment on the weekends? Quesnel has fantastic local restaurants and pubs, with a wide variety of fare and its very own brewing company for craft enthusiasts.

If rewarding professional opportunities and outstanding lifestyle are your priority, we look forward to hearing from you soon.

Explore Quesnel: http://tourismquesnel.com/

GR Baker Memorial Hospital
543 Front Street
Quesnel, BC
V2J 2K7

Summary
Specialty
Family Practice
Province / State
British Columbia
Employment Type
full time
Eligible
Physician
Tagline
Family Practitioner/General Practitioner
Call Frequency
1:9 ER
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Remuneration
Remuneration
FFS 
Billing / Overhead Split
 
Vacation / CME Leave
 
Additional Benefits
Retention Premium: 18.34%
Retention Flat Fee: $18,439.56

Relocation Funding: $9,000 to $15,000
Recruitment Incentive: $20,000

Other Benefits:$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
Education
CCFP or Eligible 
Experience
Emergency experience desired 
Certifications
 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
GR Baker Memorial Hospital 
Street Address 1
543 Front Street 
Street Address 2
 
City / Town
Quesnel 
Country
Canada 
Postal / Zip Code
V2J 2K7 
 
Institution Description
GR Baker Memorial Hospital is a 36 bed acute care facility. Services on-site include internal medicine, ENT, general surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, psychiatry and a community cancer clinic, a robust full service family physician provider group, and numerous visiting specialists including plastic surgery, orthopaedics, pediatrics, etc. 
Institution Size (Beds)
1-50 
Institution Website
 
Community Description
Quesnel is located in the central interior of British Columbia, Canada at the confluence of the Quesnel and Fraser Rivers. It is a commercial centre for more than 23,000 residents living in the North Cariboo and is well served by rail, road, and air connections to major centres in BC and beyond. Quesnel is located on Highway 97, the major north-south corridor in BC and only 120 km away from Highway 16, the major east-west corridor from western and central BC to Alberta. World Class Recreation can be found within minutes of Quesnel. 
Community Size
unspecified 
Community Website
   
 
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Dr. Medical Staff Recruitment 
Phone
250-565-0000 
Fax
 
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Published on 2020-05-05
Edited on 2020-05-11