Chief of Staff
Interior Physicians
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
33d ago
  • Kelowna is the Okanagan's largest and liveliest population centre and one of Canada's most popular vacation destinations;
  • and this is your opportunity to call Kelowna home. With such a perfect lakeshore community, it is easy to believe that Kelowna is known to some as the Summer City.

    Fresh air, mountain landscapes and glistening water year round will entice you to explore this amazing community. If you enjoy outdoor adventures -

    sailing, house boating, kayaking, windsurfing, fishing, golfing, hiking, mountain biking, skiing - you may never want to leave Kelowna.

    Downtown Kelowna offers a spectacular landscape of lake, mountains and parks, with all the amenities of a major centre including a wide range of cafés, restaurants and patios to choose from as well as unique shops and boutiques, heritage buildings and modern architecture, art galleries and museums, music and live theatre, and even a symphony and ballet.

    Come and experience our four seasons playground and see why life is better here.

    Facility Details Kelowna General Hospital :

    Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) is one of two tertiary hospitals within Interior Health and is the region’s main referral center offering a full range of services with approximately 400 beds and over 78,000 ED visits yearly.

    Kelowna General Hospital is home to the brand new Interior Heart & Surgical Centre (IHSC) which opened in 2015 and is BC’s only cardiac critical care centre outside of Victoria and the Lower Mainland.

    IHSC is Kelowna General Hospital’s principal surgical site and features; 12 specialized Operating Rooms created for Thoracic, Urology, Neurosurgery, Vascular, Plastics, Obstetrics / Gynecology, Ears Nose and Throat, Orthopedics, General and Trauma surgeries with 2 ORs dedicated to Cardiac Surgery.

    Our state of the art Centennial Building also recently opened and boasts a total of 360,000 square feet, an expanded emergency and ambulatory care department, modern operating rooms and a rooftop helipad.

    KGH is also a teaching centre for the Southern Medical Program affiliated with UBC. KGH is entering its third year of training Royal College Emergency Medicine Physicians and also participates in training Family Physicians.

    With the state-of-the-art Interior Heart & Surgical Centre and new medical inpatient units in the Centennial Building, dedicated psychiatry units for youth and adults, a modern maternity ward, enhanced laboratory and clinical departments in the new Dr.

    Walter Anderson Building, and an academic campus that serves as a satellite for the University of British Columbia Medical School, KGH has become one of BC’s leading healthcare centres.

    Practice Details :

    Join our leadership team as Chief of Staff at Kelowna General Hospital.

    The Chief of Staff is a key medical leadership role at this tertiary academic hospital. Working in collaboration with medical

    staff and Medical Advisory Committee, the COS has a primary focus on the quality of medical care, in addition to medical

    leadership mentorship and evaluation. The position works in partnership with local and IH-wide administration and the Site

    Medical Director.

    This is a 3 day / week position for 46 weeks / year to be complemented by a clinical role and requires a minimum of 5 years

    progressive leadership experience in a large community hospital or academic health sciences facility. The preferred candidate

    will be ideally able to join in July and have experience in the engagement of medical staff in research and teaching.

    Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here!

    Qualifications :

  • Doctorate in Medicine
  • Eligible for licensure with CPSBC; Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
  • Call Schedule :

  • Hours of work : Part Time
  • On call requirements : N / A
  • Compensation :

  • Payment Structure
  • Service Contract
  • Estimated Gross Income
  • Competitive
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