General Internist

Island Health - Campbell River, BC (14 months ago)

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The beautiful oceanfront city of Campbell River has opportunities for two General Internists to join the Department of Medicine at Campbell River Hospital.

Campbell River & District General Hospital – 105 beds (6 closed ICU beds) provides services to a referral population of 55,000. Enjoy a collegial and academic work group with opportunities for teaching and research with skilled specialist colleagues and on site echocardiography, CT and MRI. New hospital completed in Fall of 2017. Well appointed hospital with many specialty call groups including pediatrics, obstetrics/gynecology, plastics surgery, general surgery, anesthesia and orthopedic surgery. Shared access to EST time and electro-diagnostic interpretations.

The successful candidates will hold FRCPC in General Internal Medicine. An interest in Rheumatology, Endocrinology or Gastroenterology would be considered an asset.

The successful candidates will share in a roughly 1:5 to 1:7 Hospital based call schedule.

There is an opportunity for the successful candidates to join an existing clinic in the community, if desired.


Additional incentives available under Rural Subsidiary Agreement (subject to eligibility) include:

Recruitment Incentive: $10,000
Moving Expense Reimbursement: up to a maximum of $15,000
Annual Retention Premium: $6,123.06
Fee-for-service premium: 6.09%

Years 3 & 4: $3000/annum
After 4 years: $6000/annum

2 positions available


As soon as possible


Located on the eastern shore of Vancouver Island, Campbell River enjoys year-round access to world-class golf courses or visit Mt. Washington Resort for spectacular winter skiing and summer mountain biking.

The surrounding waters of Discovery Passage, and adjacent numerous lakes and rivers, offer an idyllic setting for outdoor and fishing enthusiasts. Campbell River offers unparalleled access to ocean sports, hiking and eco-tourism activities in the northern sections of Vancouver Island.