The BC Cancer Agency (BCCA) is committed to reducing the incidence of cancer, reducing the mortality from cancer, and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer. BC Cancer Agency provides a comprehensive cancer control program for the people of British Columbia in partnership with regional health authorities to deliver a range of cancer services, which include prevention, screening and early detection, diagnosis and treatment, research, education, supportive care, rehabilitation, and palliative care. It operates six regional cancer centres in Surrey, Kelowna, Vancouver, Victoria, Abbotsford, and Prince George, along with two research centres that conduct research into the causes and cures for cancer.
BCCA is an agency 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.
General Practitioner in Oncology – Leukemia/Bone Marrow Transplant Program
BC Cancer Agency - Vancouver Centre
Regular Full Time
The Leukemia/Bone Marrow Transplant Program of British Columbia is seeking non-specialist physicians to work as General Practitioners in Oncology (GPO)/Clinical Associates in the Leukemia/BMT Program at Vancouver General Hospital.
The Leukemia/ BMT Program provides specialized care to patients with hematologic malignancies and those undergoing stem cell transplant.
The GPO/clinical associate will support the 15 senior hematologists in the care of leukemia and bone marrow transplant patients by providing continuing care for patients. He/She will collaborate in the primary care of these patients with the leukemia/bone marrow transplant fellows-in-training and five clinical associates.
Salary and benefits will be in accordance with the BC Cancer Agency remuneration schedule and will be determined by the successful applicant’s training and experience.
Successful candidates will be Licentiates of the Medical Council of Canada, and hold a BC Medical License and current certificate with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC.
To apply, please send a letter expressing your interest, curriculum vitae and the names of 2 referees to:
Advisor, Talent Acquisition
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
For more information about the BC Cancer Agency and the Leukemia/BMT Program of BC, please visit our websites at: www.bccancer.bc.ca and www.leukemiabmtprogram.com
The PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. English is the official language used at PHSA.