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Family Practice

Current Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Status
Full Time
Facility/Site
The Medical Arts Centre
Department/Area
Family Practice
City
Nanaimo
Shift/Hours of Work
Flexible
Remuneration
Fee-for-Service
Community Information
With a scenic harbour setting, the City of Nanaimo is a wonderful family oriented community located on eastern Vancouver Island.  Educational facilities range from elementary through to Vancouver Island University with its full degree and vocational programs.

Nanaimo offers a temperate climate and provides ease of access to many outdoor activities including sailing, scuba diving, fishing, golfing, hiking and mountain biking.  Just one-hour north, winter skiing is available at Mount Washington.  The 800-seat Port Theatre provides a wonderful venue for a broad range of cultural events from live theatre to symphony and variety performances.  Nanaimo’s retail sector affords every shopping convenience and there is a wide selection of restaurants, fine dining facilities and tourist accommodation.

With easy access to Vancouver via ferry and to Victoria via the Island Parkway, Nanaimo offers an enviable West Coast lifestyle.

Job Summary

The Medical Arts Centre is located in the heart of downtown Nanaimo by the waterfront.  We have opportunities for full time, part time, and locum positions due to a retirement and expansion.  There is excellent income potential with full rosters and various bonus incentive billings.  No buy in and low shared overhead.  This new facility enjoys state of the art electronic medical records (Intrahealth) and is complimented with AccelEMR.  Patients also enjoy online bookings with Accession. Daytime, evening and weekend walk-in clinics have been incorporated to assist with orphaned patients in the community.  Lab and pharmacy services are right next door.  Nanaimo enjoys an excellent regional hospital.  There is good specialty support.  Obstetrics, emergency, and hospital privileges are optional. We enjoy excellent long term staff and there is a Nurse Practitioner and RN’s available to assist with complex patient care.  We are also an active teaching site for the UBC Family Medicine Residency Program with 5 residents.

Qualifications


Education, Training and Experience

Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
ACLS – Mandatory
EM – Desired
Obstetrics – Desired
CMPA Membership

Contact

Gregory Simmons, Office Manager
#103 – 650 S. Terminal Avenue, Nanaimo, BC  V9R 5E2
Office:  (250) 753-3431, Ext. 9202
Fax:     (250) 754-6897
simmonsgp@shaw.ca or medicalartscentre@shaw.ca

We would like to thank all candidates in advance for their interest and only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to confirm the receipt of individual applications or resumes.