Medical Education Leads, Primary Care – BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services – Correctional Health Services

Provincial Health Services Authority

Medical Training Leads, Main Care

BC Psychological Well being & Substance Use Providers – Correctional Well being Providers

Common Half-time

Basic Info

Correctional Well being Providers (CHS) is a province-wide, specialised program offering take care of shoppers who’re incarcerated in one among BC’s 10 provincial correctional amenities. People who find themselves incarcerated are sometimes in poorer well being than the overall inhabitants, and usually tend to stay with continual sickness. CHS is a part of the BC Psychological Well being and Substance Use Providers (BCMHSUS) program underneath the Provincial Well being Providers Authority (PHSA). Treating grownup shoppers throughout the province throughout the correctional centres, CHS supplies well being care companies together with medical and nursing care, major care, psychological well being and substance use remedy assist, fundamental emergency response companies, opioid antagonist therapies and care, dentistry, and post-discharge helps. We consider everybody deserves an opportunity to entry healthcare therapies and heal, and CHS provides a non-judgemental place to assist make that occur.

Accountable to the Chief Medical Officer, BC Psychological Well being & Substance Use Providers (BCMHSUS), and dealing intently with this system Medical Administrators, the Medical Training Leads are liable for main BCMHSUS’ in sustaining and creating profile of medical schooling, Persevering with Medical Training/Persevering with Skilled Growth (CME/CPD) initiatives and CME Working Group.

The Leads oversee the event and execution of all BCMHSUS schooling actions to satisfy the educational wants of Psychiatrists, Forensic Psychiatrists, Household Physicians, Trainees and different doctor care suppliers. As well as, Leads guarantee the continued enchancment of BCMHSUS’ medically accredited applications. The incumbents will work each independently and as members of a staff to steadiness priorities and workflow, exercising management, initiative, flexibility, judgment and problem-solving abilities. The Medical Training Leads make choices which have broad implications and complexity, guaranteeing applicable stakeholder engagements are made each internally and externally.

  • Expertise and abilities in scientific engagement and medical schooling.
  • Tutorial materials improvement and coordination
  • Coach and trainee engagement
  • Guaranteeing methods are in place for trainee induction, high quality management of coaching and supply of formal schooling.
  • Offering trauma knowledgeable acute or group care to sufferers presenting with a mix of bodily, psychiatric and/or concurrent substance abuse problems

Profitable candidates should be Medical Docs with present registration or be eligible for registration with the School of Physicians and Surgeons of BC. Certification with the School of Household Physicians, or equal, is obligatory. 

The profitable candidate may also be dedicated to upholding the shared duty of making lasting and significant reconciliation in Canada as per the Reality & Reconciliation Fee (2015) and BC’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (2019).

As a powerful asset for consideration, we’re searching for our profitable candidate to have: Data of social, financial, political and historic realities of settler colonialism on Indigenous Peoples and familiarity with addressing Indigenous-specific anti-racism, anti-racism and Indigenous Cultural Security and foundational paperwork and legislative commitments (The Declaration Act, the Declaration Motion Plan, TRC, IPS, Remembering Keegan, and many others.).


Purposes, accompanied by a canopy letter, detailed curriculum vitae, and the title, title, rank and call info of 4 references, needs to be directed to:

Kevin P.W. Wang

Advisor, Expertise Acquisition – Doctor Recruitment

Electronic mail: [email protected]

About Provincial Well being Providers Authority 

The Provincial Well being Providers Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates specialised well being companies with the BC well being authorities to offer equitable and cost-effective well being take care of individuals all through the province. Our values replicate our dedication to excellence and embrace: Respect individuals – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Domesticate partnerships – Serve with function.

Study extra about PHSA and our applications:

PHSA is dedicated to employment fairness, encouraging all certified people to use. We acknowledge that our capacity to offer the very best take care of our various affected person populations depends on a wealthy range of abilities, data, background and expertise, and worth a protected, inclusive and welcoming surroundings.

Reconciliation is an ongoing course of and a shared duty for all of us. The BC Authorities unanimous passing of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act was a big step ahead on this journey—one that every one well being authorities are anticipated to assist as we work in cooperation with Indigenous Peoples to ascertain a transparent and sustainable path to significant and lasting reconciliation. True reconciliation will take time and ongoing dedication to work with Indigenous Peoples as we transfer towards self-determination. Guiding these efforts PHSA should uphold legislative obligations and provincial commitments discovered within the foundational paperwork akin to together with Reality & Reconciliation Fee’s Calls to Motion (2015), In Plain Sight (2020), BC’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (2019), United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), Reclaiming Energy and Place Lacking and Murdered Indigenous Ladies & Women Requires Justice (2019), the Declaration Act Motion Plan and Remembering Keegan: A First Nations Case Examine.

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