Medical Director, Laboratory - Interior Health

Posting Date:Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 2268 Pandosy Street
City: Kelowna

Medical Director


Medical Director, Laboratory, leadership opportunity now available within Interior Health. If you are a physician administrator and leader who strives to achieve a collaborative inter-professional environment to deliver high quality laboratory services, then we’d love to hear from you.

Reporting to the VP Medicine & Quality, you will work with various stakeholders in laboratory services across the Interior Health region such as program directors, area directors, practice leads, medical-staff colleagues, site leadership, and provincial committees to provide practice guidance, medical expertise, and expert leadership relating to Laboratory services. You will participate in all relevant administrative/operational functions such as budget planning, quality assurance, utilization management, and strategic planning. You will also lead the engagement of laboratory staff members in understanding and helping to implement decisions made by the Leadership Team as related to laboratory services.

This leadership opportunity is a part-time position based out of Kelowna General Hospital (KGH). KGH is one of two tertiary hospitals within Interior Health and is the region’s main referral center offering a full range of services with approximately 400 beds and over 78,000 ED visits yearly.

This role is ideal for a licenced pathologist interested in pursuing a more administrative role while maintaining their pathology practice.

• Doctorate in Medicine
• Eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
• Eligible for licensure with CPSBC
• Medical leadership training and/or experience
• Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory Call Schedule:
• Administrative duties: (.5 FTE) with 46 weeks of service per year

• To be discussed

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Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Raimey Olthuis
Contact Address: 505 Doyle Ave. Kelowna BC
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 250-469-7070 ext 13757
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