Job Posting
full time Obstetrics/Gynecology at Mills Memorial Hospital
Terrace, British Columbia
Job ID: 16972

Do your interests include outdoor activities and access to wilderness at your back door, cross-country and downhill skiing, golfing, fishing in glacier fed rivers, easy access to the Pacific Ocean, art galleries, lakes, and farmer’s market, then consider Terrace.

Northern Health is seeking a 0.5FTE (Full Time Equivalency) Obstetrician/Gynecologist to become part of its cohesive medical staff in Terrace, BC.

Terrace – a traditional Tsimshian territory – is a vibrant, entrepreneurial and friendly community with immediate medical catchment area of 51,000 and regional of 90,000. A regional service and supply center hub for the Northwest, Terrace also experiences tremendous economic, regional, and social growth as a result of projects such as: LNG Canada (Liquefied Natural Gas) out of nearby Kitimat, bran new over $640 million dollars hospital, inland port development, natural gas pipelines, new housing projects, manufacturing and mining projects. With a busy airport just 15 minutes away from downtown, with multiple daily flights to Vancouver, Prince George, and Calgary, living here allows for easy national and international connections.

About the outdoors: surround yourself by the stunning coastal mountain range and lush ancient rainforest just minutes away from the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy the mild winters, back and cross country skiing, heli-skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, indoor and outdoor skating, ice-fishing and an evening soak in the local hot springs. In the summer, go golfing, hiking, mountain biking, camping, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking and swimming in the pristine lakes and of course, the world-class Salmon fishing. Keep an eye out for a rare white Kermode or “spirit” bear. In the evening, relax in one of the many pubs, restaurants or the local brewery, or go dancing and see local musicians perform, or maybe attend one of the art, musical or comedian shows. Go local and shop at the Northwest biggest farmer’s market.

Province / State
British Columbia
Employment Type
full time
Obstetrics and Gynecology in Terrace, BC
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
Recruitment Incentive: $20000
Relocation Assistance: $9000-15000
Retention Premium: 19.07%
Retention Flat Fee: $21907 
Qualification Requirements
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Mills Memorial Hospital 
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Institution Description
The brand new, state of the art Mills Memorial Hospital is under construction. With double the current size (78 beds) and a level three Trauma Unit, the new hospital is expected to be completed in 2024. Mills Memorial Hospital will be an acute care hospital and integrated services facility, and a centre for trauma services, orthopedic surgeries, pathology, radiology, clinical support, and pharmacy services.
Increased size, services and staff:
• 25-41 medical/surgical beds
• 10-20 psychiatric unit beds
• 3 to 8 intense care unit beds
• 3-5 maternity/gynecology unit beds
• 3-4 labour room beds

Emergency treatment spaces are increasing from 10 to 20 and operating rooms increasing from 3 to 4. Other services currently provided at the hospital are:
• Oncology
o SPECT/CT. Dialysis
• Bone Marrow Biopsy Program
• Bronchoscopy
• Diagnostic and Specialist Centre
• Nuclear Medicine
What is truly unique about your practice in Terrace is the exceptional specialist support including:

• General Surgery
• Plastic Surgery
• Internal Medicine
• Anesthesiology
• Gynecology
• Urology
• Otolaryngology
• Radiology
• Psychiatry
• Ophthalmology
• GP Oncology, GP Obstetrics (with C-section Capabilities)
• Pediatrics
• Plastic Surgery
• Visiting Neurology, Oncology, and Rheumatology
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Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Dr. Medical Staff Recruitment 
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Published on 2021-11-10
Edited on 2021-11-10