Temporary General Surgeon Opportunity: Victoria, Vancouver Island

The Division of General Surgery of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health) is seeking a temporary colleague to join our busy group of 11 General Surgeons in South Vancouver Island from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. Island Health South Island is an integrated tertiary care health complex that consists of 3 acute care hospitals and an outpatient surgical center: Royal Jubilee, Victoria General, Saanich Peninsula, and Eagle Creek Surgicenter and is the regional trauma center for Vancouver Island, serving a direct referral population of 350,000 and a tertiary catchment population of 750,000. The South Island General Surgeon on-call rotation is funded and shared equally amongst all members of the Division. 

The successful candidate will hold FRCSC certification and be eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC. 

The successful candidate will have an obligate responsibility to teach undergraduate and post graduate medical learners and lead or participate in clinical research projects. Academic appointment through UBC is available to qualified applicants. 

To apply, please forward a letter of interest, CV, and names of three references to: 

Medical Staff Recruitment, Island Health 

Email: physicians@viha.ca

Fax: 250-716-7747 

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