The Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH) has unique opportunities for challenging and adventurous rural/remote medicine. We are an accredited and teaching facility with residents and students form across Canada and the rest of the world. In Canada’s most northern hospital, well above the Arctic Circle, we offer comprehensive medical services through a team approach to approximately 9,000 residents within the Beaufort Delta region. The IRH provides a diversity of practice unmatched in Canada. We deliver inpatient, outpatient, surgical, obstetrical, pediatric and medevac services in Inuvik and seven smaller, more remote aboriginal communities (nearest 60 km; farthest 669 km). Health Centres in these communities are staffed by primary care nurses.
Experience medicine as it should be and hone your skills. Work with seasoned northern medical veterans with excellent local and specialist backup. Monthly community visits, medevacs and enjoyment of the summer and winter recreational opportunities are all part of the experience in this, the REAL Canada. Excellent short and long term remuneration and benefits (amongst the best in Canada).
The IRH has unique opportunities for physicians seeking new challenges as a permanent salaried physician or locum staff. Our full complement is a medical staff of 9 physicians. This comprises a mix of GP surgeons, GP anesthetists and GPs as well as a surgeon or ob/gyn locum on staff.
Candidates must be licensed to practice medicine in the Canada.
Please phone, write or email for further information and a list of physicians who have discovered the tremendous rewards of working in Inuvik. Also click on the JOBS & FAQ in the sidebar.
Braam de Klerk
Beaufort Delta Health and Social Services Authority
Bag Services # 2
PH (867) 777-8108
FX (867) 777-8191