Useful Links and Resources
Below are a number of useful links and resources for physicians interested in practicing in Kootenay Boundary:
Interior Health – The regional health authority serving Interior BC including the Kootenay Boundary and providing a wide range of integrated health care programs and services to the region.
Betterhere.ca – Physician recruitment website managed by Interior Health and specific to Interior BC. Contains a plethora of information about the communities in the region as well as listings of permanent positions available.
Health Match BC – Province-wide health care recruitment website focusing on physicians and assisting in the recruitment of registered nurses and allied health professionals on behalf of BC's publicly-funded health care facilities.
College of Physicians & Surgeons of British Columbia – The College protects the public by establishing and endorsing high standards of medical practice by licensed physicians in British Columbia.
Locums.ca – this was started by BC physicians and is an unique website offering job opportunities and resources.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) – The Kootenay Boundary Division supports a robust and varied CME program for its members, specialists and allied health professionals. The online calendar of events can be accessed here.
The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) – RCCbc supports the continuum of care by focusing on rural health education, network facilitation and inter-professional training and practice.
UBC Rural Continuing Professional Development (UBC RCPD) works with RCCbc to develop innovative educational programming to support the diverse and unique learning needs of rural physicians and allied health care professionals.
Please don’t hesitate to contact our recruitment manager Sylvain Turgeon.