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Neurologist

Current Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Status
Full Time
Facility/Site
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital
Department/Area
Department of Neurosciences, Division of Neurology
City
Nanaimo
Shift/Hours of Work
Full Time
Remuneration

Fee-for-Service

Community Information

Nanaimo is a growing, family oriented community situated on the east coast of Vancouver Island, with proximity to Victoria as well as Vancouver --- a 90-minute ferry or 20-minute seaplane ride away.

The community of 85,000 offers a wide variety of cultural and educational opportunities including the 800-seat waterfront Port Theatre, the Vancouver Island University and is adjacent to renowned private schools. 

Nanaimo enjoys year-round access to exceptional recreation opportunities, including skiing (Nordic and downhill) at Mount Washington Ski Resort which boasts the largest annual snowfall in North America

Job Summary

The Island Health Division of Neurology has opportunities for an additional Neurologist to join two others in Nanaimo.

We seek enthusiastic candidates with an interest in development of a community based general Neurology practice, and who are also seeking active involvement in hospital based care to provide complimentary services to those already in place. The successful candidate with hold Royal College certification, be eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC, and demonstrate initiative and commitment to improving community based stroke care.

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (315 acute care beds) is our regional referral hospital providing services to an immediate population of 125,000 and a secondary referral population of over 350,000.  Hospital based services include EEG, EMG, a rehabilitation inpatient unit, CT and MRI.

Academic affiliation with the University of British Columbia (UBC) and the Island Medical School postgraduate and undergraduate programs is available, and NRGH is a UBC Postgraduate Family Practice Residency Program site with 16 family practice residents.

Qualifications


Education, Training and Experience

FRCPC Neurology
Full licensure with the CPSBC

Contact

To apply, send cover letter, CV and the names of three references to:
Brenda Warren, Manager Physician Recruitment
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.