Working at PHC

Medical staff onboarding and working structures

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Medical Affairs: What do we do?”  

The Medical Affairs team at PHC oversees the activities described below as they relate to PHC’s Medical Staff:

  • Support Department and Division Heads recruit and retain Medical Staff
  • Recruit and retain Medical Staff for leadership roles
  • Medical Staff Human Resource planning
  • Contract management and compensation (e.g. administrative stipend, clinical/academic, sessional, assigned Fee-For-Service, medical/on-call availability, diagnostic) (i.e., all non-Fee-For-Service remuneration)
  • Professional and personal development, as well as performance evaluation
  • Medical Staff leadership support
  • Engagement in decision-making and planning processes
  • External relations and reporting (e.g., BC Medical Association, Ministry of Health, VCH)
  • Medical Staff conduct and behaviour
  • Quality-of-care
  • Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) and sub-committee support
  • Enabling activities
  • Creating transparent governance frameworks
  • Policy development

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