People make the organization. Healthcare attracts smart, caring individuals who want to make a difference and help people.
Island Health has over 19,000 employees and 1,900 physician partners that provide health services to the 765,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities.
In British Columbia, employers are required to give priority to Canadian Citizens and those with permanent resident status for all job vacancies. Where there is a shortage of qualified professionals in Canada, international applicants that are eligible can be considered. Island Health welcomes applications from experienced, qualified, internationally trained health care professionals.
To learn more, please visit the links below for general information regarding immigration, foreign credentials assessments and working in Canada.