The Division of General Surgery at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital in Vernon, BC, seeks a full-time general surgeon to replace one member of a group of 6 FTE in 2020. Applicants must be FRCSC certified or eligible in 2020. Proof of ACLS, CMPA, and BC licensure mandatory. Post-Fellowship training is not required. Applicants must be competent and willing to perform upper/lower endoscopy and surgeries including but not limited to: breast, colorectal, skin malignancies, gallbladder disease, hernias, acute GI conditions, and minor procedures.
VJH is a close-knit, 160-bed facility with a patient care tower opened in 2011 with 5 operating rooms, a 6-bed ICU, FRCP anesthesia, pediatrics and internal medicine, CT, US, nuclear medicine, MRI (opening 2019). VJH is affiliated with the University of British Columbia and is a training site for the UBC General Surgery Postgraduate program and the UBC undergraduate medical program. Other surgical specialties at VJH include orthopedics, ENT, obstetrics-gynecology, ophthalmology, and urology.
Vernon is a jewel of a small city, dotted by lakes, cradled by mountains in the North Okanagan Valley, surrounded by orchards, vineyards, farms, and a world-class ski hill: Silver Star/Sovereign Lakes.
Applications should consist of a current curriculum vitae and three letters of reference for receipt by July 31, 2019. Interviews will be conducted in September 2019 for short-listed candidates.
Please submit to:
Dr. H. Hwang
Vernon Jubilee Hospital
2101 32 St.
Vernon, BC V1T5L2