Infectious Disease Physician - QI ExpertiseVancouver General Hospital - Vancouver, BC
The Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine at the Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) invites applications for an ID Physician with expertise in quality improvement. It is expected that the physician recruited will also be recommended for a Clinical Faculty position with the University of British Columbia, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, based at VGH, which is a part of Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH).
The successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC in Infectious Diseases. They must have formal training and/or strong clinical experience in quality improvement and/or quality assurance. The successful candidate will also show demonstrated potential for excellence in program evaluation, antimicrobial stewardship, and/or clinical guideline development. They must also be able to collaborate with other divisions and allied health. The successful candidate will be a full member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Vancouver General Hospital with participation on the general Infectious Diseases consult service and the after-hours and/or weekend call pool. This will include inpatient and outpatient care responsibilities. They will also be expected to participate in the undergraduate as well as postgraduate teaching activities of the Division and Department.
This position will primarily be a clinical appointment at Vancouver General Hospital within the Division of Infectious Diseases. The appointment will commence with the 2022-2023 academic year and the closing date for applications is March 31, 2022. Vancouver Coastal Health hires based on merit and is committed to equity and diversity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.