General Pathology

Penticton General Hospital - Penticton, BC (20 months ago)

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Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSBC) License
Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA)
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
Role and Facility Information

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Clinic Details:
The Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) is a 134-bed Acute Care facility in the Okanagan Health Service Area and responsible for providing core medical and surgical specialty services to surrounding population of approximately 90,000 people.

PRH offers 24-hour Emergency and Trauma Services, Acute Services, Ambulatory and Out-patient Clinics, and Diagnostic/Paramedical Services.

As a regional facility and secondary referral centre for the South Okanagan and Similkameen Valley, you will be joining an excellent complement of medical and surgical specialists.

Practice Details:
The Penticton Regional Hospital, is seeking a General Pathologist (AP/CP) to complete our 4.5FTE pathology team. Our group performs approximately 10,000 (17,000 LFE) surgical pathology cases/year, 100 bone marrow biopsies/year; 500 cytopathology cases/year, and 50 autopsy cases/year, quality assurance activities, and teaching of medical and laboratory students. Most services are covered under the provincial contract but additional fee for service billings are possible for bone marrows and coroner autopsies. In conjunction with a diverse, well-rounded practice our group holds very close ties to the local physicians and surgical community we meet as consultants and are an integral part of the larger diagnostic team.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced general pathologist, extra experience in dermatology, breast, or GI is an asset. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to forge strong working relationships with the hospital and laboratory staff are also imperative.

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Compensation Type
Clinical Service Contract
Estimated Remuneration
provincially negotiated grid level
Benefits and Incentives
Relocation Funding Available
$10,000 maximum if move is within 3,000km or $15,000 maximum if move is over 3,000 kms or international (with eligible receipts)