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.
BCW is an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA), which plans, manages and evaluates selected 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.
BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Regular Full-Time Opportunity, to start Jan 2019
The Department of Anesthesiology, BC Women’s Hospital (BCWH) is seeking an Anesthesiologist.
In this role, you will carry out elective and emergency clinical anesthesia responsibilities and participate in the activities of the acute pain service. As an integral member of the Department of Anesthesia, your participation and leadership will contribute to the improvement of anesthesia and pain management. You will have the opportunity to make an impact in education and research at BCWH, the University of British Columbia, and within our active combined Clinical/Research Fellowship Program.
Applicants will have completed a Medical Degree, Anesthesia Residency training (or equivalent), a Clinical Fellowship specific to Obstetric Anesthesia (at least one year), and have Research Experience with a track record in publication success. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in British Columbia and with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Desirable characteristics: experience of independent anesthesia practice; a proven engagement with quality assurance and service development activity; undergraduate and postgraduate teaching/medical education experience.
Successful candidates will be recommended for appointment to the University of British Columbia. Academic rank, dependent on qualifications, will be recommended by the Department of Anesthesia, University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Medicine.
Please forward a letter expressing your interest and your curriculum vitae to:
Advisor, Talent Acquisition
Discover more about BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre by visiting us at www.bcwomens.ca
BCW 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. In accordance with Canada Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.