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Physician, Maternal Fetal Medicine - BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Physician, Maternal Fetal Medicine
6 Months Locum with possibility of extension (up to 1.0 FTE)
BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre
Vancouver, BC Canada
The Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine/Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is seeking a Physician (Perinatologist/Maternal Fetal Medicine) for a six-month locum position, up to 1.0FTE. You will report to the Division Head for all clinical and academic responsibilities and to the Director, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynaecology for all administrative matters while providing subspecialty clinical care in the area of high risk pregnancy applying current research evidence and best practice standards. Participation in clinical hospital related activities within the medical programs, education and research in partnership with the University of British Columbia (UBC) is expected. The Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine at BCW provides clinical leadership and care in one of the largest maternity facilities in Canada.
You will participate in the recognized inpatient and outpatient care activities including on call which includes labor and delivery services. You will also participate in educational programs in collaboration with UBC for undergraduate medical student teaching, post-graduate resident teaching and subspecialty fellowship teaching. In addition, continuing medical education for medical and other health care professionals would be expected. Participating in clinical research activities and projects would also be included.
As the successful applicant for this position, you will have subspecialty training in Maternal Fetal Medicine and be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) and be eligible for licensure to practice from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC.
The arrangement will take the form of a clinical service contract. Compensation will be commensurate with qualifications and experience in accordance with the published APP ranges and the Division’s internal compensation grid.
Apply for this opportunity today by sending your Curriculum Vitae, and two letters of reference to:
Kevin P.W. Wang
Advisor, Talent Acquisition, Physician Recruitment
Applications will be accepted until this position is filled
BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre (BCW) is the only facility in British Columbia devoted primarily to the health of women, newborns and families. It provides a broad range of specialized women’s health services that address the health needs of women of all ages and backgrounds. BC Women’s is one of the largest maternity facilities in Canada, with over 7,000 births a year, and is both the major primary and secondary maternity services provider in the Lower Mainland and the cornerstone of the provincial tertiary care system. As an academic health centre BCW’s mandate includes providing strong leadership in research and the education and professional development of health care professionals in areas related to the health of the populations we serve.
BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre (BCW) is a program of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: • Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose.
University of British Columbia (UBC) is Canada’s third largest university and consistently ranks among the 40 best universities in the world. Primarily situated in Vancouver, UBC is a research-intensive university and has an economic impact of $4 billion to the provincial economy.
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PHSA, UBC and BCW are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.