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Featured Opportunities:

Join a diverse group of Family Practitioners in Terrace, a teaching site for UBC Medicine. Choose from three Primary care Clinics and design your practice to fit your interest—such as emergency, obstetrics, addictions or pain. Terrace has outstanding specialist support.

A $20,000 Recruitment Bonus and up to $15,000 Relocation Assistance is available.

Check out openings in Terrace

Mills Memorial Hospital – a fully accredited 44 bed acute care facility, receives an average of 24,700 ER visits per year. Services include:

  • 10 bed psychiatric unit
  • Oncology – SPECT/CT. Dialysis
  • Daycare surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy Program
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Labour and Delivery Unit
  • 3 surgical suites
  • 5 bed ICU
  • Diagnostic and specialist centre
  • MRI / CT
  • Nuclear Medicine

Brand new, state of the art hospital to come!

As the service hub for Northwest BC, Terrace is a friendly, diverse, vibrant and entrepreneurial community. With a strong economy and high quality of life, Terrace offers abundant recreational activities, easy access to outdoor adventures, a rich local culture and strong First Nations relationships. Rediscover work-life balance with a family friendly lifestyle and affordable housing.

Historically a forestry industry, Terrace has grown into a service town with government and educational social services as the biggest employers. There is a strong presence of construction, trades, transportation and growth in manufacturing and tourism.

There are three secondary and six elementary schools, one long-distance education school, a Northwest Community College campus and a UNBC campus.

Contact the NH Recruitment Department for more information about the opportunities.

Discover more about Terrace

Featured News Story:

Improving Quality of Care Across the North

Champions of Change

The University Hospital of Northern British Columbia has been experiencing a year-by-year increase in acuity level of patients cared for by internal medicine services.

As a proactive measure to build and sustain capacity, and ensure these patients continue to receive high quality inpatient and outpatient care, members of the Department of Internal Medicine, Northern Health Authority and other physicians and stakeholders have embarked a three-point plan. It includes:

  • Enhanced inpatient general internal medicine services, delivered by a multi-disciplinary team, to support patient admissions seven days a week.
  • Coordinated outpatient care that includes clinics where there is little delay between when a patient is referred and seen for a consultation.
  • Expanded weekday general internal medicine consultation services to support patients across the region using a broad range of distance services, such as video consults.

The plan, which will take about two years to implement, aims to improve the quality of care in both inpatient and outpatient settings. It will double the capacity of inpatient care...Keep reading the story

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