General Radiologist

Current Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Full Time

Geography 2

Medical Imaging
Nanaimo, Port Alberni or Parksville
Shift/Hours of Work
Full Time Permanent
Fee for Service
Level 1 MOCAP
Community Information

Nanaimo (population 87,000) is a growing, vibrant, and family-oriented community with proximity to Victoria and Vancouver. 
Access to amazing recreational activities, and one of the best climates in Canada, make this an ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts.  Nearby Mt. Washington offers excellent downhill and cross-country facilities and frequently boasts the deepest snow pack in North America.

Nanaimo offers a wide array of cultural and education opportunities including an 800-seat theatre, the Vancouver Island University and adjacent renowned private schools.

Job Summary

The Medical Imaging department at Island Health is seeking two General Radiologist physicians. One position requires basic interventional skills and is to provide significant service in Port Alberni and Parksville, in addition to Nanaimo. For the second position, additional training in either Interventional Radiology or Neuroradiology, or Nuclear Medicine fellowship would be an asset.
The successful candidate will join a collegial group of ten (10) Radiologists in mixed hospital/private practice, providing services to the catchment area of approximately 150000 patients.

Services provided by our Medical Imaging Department include:  MR, CT, ultrasound, echocardiography, nuclear medicine, diagnostic/screening mammography, interventional radiology, bone densitometry and general radiology at Nanaimo Regional and West Coast General Hospitals ( Port Alberni), and Oceanside Health Centre (Parksville).

Training in CT, MR, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, and basic biopsies and drainages is required.

A trial locum of at least 1 week is encouraged.

The successful candidates must have certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Diagnostic Radiology and be eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia.


Education, Training and Experience

FRCPC Diagnostic Radiology
Eligible for full licensure, College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC


Please forward your CV, cover letter and the names of three references to:

Melissa Allen, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
Email:  physicians@viha.ca
Fax:  250-716-7747

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.