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NH Physician Testimonials on YouTube

Visit our playlist on YouTube where Northern Health physicians share what they love about living and working in northern BC communities.


Featured Opportunities:

Reclaim your work-life balance! Several opportunities are available in Fort St. James!


Check out openings in Fort St. James.

Church on lake

APP contract community with $20,000 Recruitment Bonus + up to $15,000 Relocation Assistance available.

The team of family physicians at the Fort St. James Medical Clinic provide comprehensive primary health including; preventive medicine, care of chronic illnesses and treatment of acute or serious issues. The team also provides care to the patients at Stuart Lake Hospital.

Fort St. James, population 4,500, is located on the southeast shore of Stuart Lake, one of BC's largest lakes. The town is a scenic gateway to a 300 km network of lakes and rivers and is home to the Fort St. James National Historic Site. Fort St. James is well serviced with affordable housing and is close to big city amenities. There are two elementary schools, one secondary school and a beautiful new College of New Caledonia Campus in the community. Major industries are forestry, mining and tourism.

Featured News Story:

November 13-19, 2017 is World Antibiotic Awareness Week! 

Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to our nation's health today, and it is rising to dangerous levels in all parts of the world. It is compromising our ability to treat infectious diseases and puts people everywhere at risk. This further highlights the need for antimicrobial stewardship practices.

Wake up Canada

The two main strategies of antimicrobial stewardship are:

  1. Minimizing the use of broad spectrum antibiotics in empiric treatments
  2. Reassessing therapies 48-72 hours after initiation depending on available culture results and patient's clinical status

To show your support to improve the use of antimicrobials globally, please visit...Keep reading the story

Northern BC Living

  • Burns Lake
  • Chetwynd
  • Dawson Creek
  • Dease Lake
  • Fort Nelson
  • Fort St. James
  • Fort St. John
  • Fraser Lake
  • Hazelton
  • Houston
  • Hudsons Hope
  • Kitimat
  • Mackenzie
  • Masset
  • McBride
  • Prince George
  • Prince Rupert
  • Queen Charlotte
  • Quesnel
  • Smithers
  • Stewart
  • Taylor
  • Terrace
  • Tumbler Ridge
  • Valemount
  • Vanderhoof