Nanaimo Primary Care Physician

  • Jack Nathan Health
  • Nanaimo, BC, Canada
  • Feb 01, 2021
Contractor Healthcare Physicians and Surgeons

Job Description

Jack Nathan Health® is seeking primary care physicians to work collaboratively with a new multidisciplinary medical team in Nanaimo, British Columbia.

Benefits of joining Jack Nathan Health®

  • Best in-Patient Care: Multidisciplinary and multispecialty medical facility
  • Staffing: Full administrative support including billing, staffing and supplies
  • Compensations: Competitive income splits
  • Flexibility: Open seven days a week, physicians have the choice of clinic hours and walk-in availabilities
  • Modern design, layout & aesthetics by design industry experts with 1823 Sq. Feet
  • Voluminous customer & patient flow inside a Walmart Supercentre
  • Ongoing Comprehensive Marketing Plan to support clinic growth, program development and new services

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Executing patient-focused primary care, educating health promotion, advising prevention of disease and disorders as well as rehabilitative care
  • Hold the highest standard of care for their patients
  • Complete comprehensive assessments/screenings utilizing experience, knowledge, training and additional sources to obtain diagnosis and treatment, manage and follow-up of care recommendations, physical examination, on-site trauma care, pharmacological prescription/administration, order laboratory testing/diagnostic imaging.
  • Consult with other medical practitioners evaluating patients' physical and mental health, referral to Specialization care, cross-referral to additional on-site services (health counseling and support, multidisciplinary health and rehabilitation care services etc.)
  • Experience/specialization in pediatrics, adult medicine and aging population; expanding family care practice and offer walk-in care services
  • Preparing detailed, high-quality assessment, treatment reports and clinical documentation
  • Immunization – vaccinate patients as per Public Health vaccination schedule
  • An acute sense of autonomy, professionalism, and respect for ethical principles
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions to patients while demonstrating empathy, listening, and interpersonal skills

 

 

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Good standing with CPSBC/CCFP and maintain an active license to practice in British Columbia
  • Current Canadian Medical Protective Association coverage
  • Offer in-person visits to patients
  • Adherence to evidence-based practices and standards of best practice
  • Superior multitasking, time management, organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills (ability to work with web-based video conferencing)
  • Approachable exemplary team member to staff and patients
  • Provide coverage for other physicians for absences and vacation
  • Availability to work evenings and weekends
  • Experience as primary care or family physician in a clinic setting is an asset

Our state-of-the art renovation is due to be complete early Spring 2021.  Clinic re-opening of May 2021.  We offer relocation allowance for this position.

Jack Nathan Health® values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.   We are committed to fostering an inclusive, barrier-free, and accessible environment.  Should you require an accommodation to participate in the recruitment process Jack Nathan Health® will work directly to suit the needs of applicants.