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PHSA is uniquely positioned in BC healthcare system to coordinate patient care and services. Career prospects include clinical practice in pediatric and oncologic dentistry, midwifery and other physician practice areas, including research and academia.

At PHSA, you'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect – and most importantly, a life-changing career. We encourage you to visit often to check out new positions.

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PHSA hires and retains health practitioners who provide best care through continuous learning and collaborative practice. A career at PHSA and its programs offers you creative and challenging environments that draw from both traditional and modern clinical methodologies as well as innovative patient health management techniques.

From conducting ground-breaking research to training tomorrow's professionals, to setting province-wide standards, to providing top-notch and compassionate patient care, our leaders, health professionals and staff consistently seek system-wide improvements with an emphasis on prevention, health promotion and protection. 

BC Children's Hospital (BCCH) and BC Cancer recruit pediatric and oncologic dentists respectively.


Here are the generic skillset requirements for a Pediatric Dentist appointed to practice at BCCH:


  • The successful candidate will have completed an accredited postgraduate program in pediatric dentistry with evidence of extensive pediatric hospital-based training and/or background work experience in pediatric hospital dentistry.
  • In addition, the candidate will hold active licensure as a specialist in pediatric dentistry in the province of British Columbia (or be eligible for licensure)
  • An active Fellowship in Pediatric Dentistry in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada is required.
  • An active appointment (or be eligible for cross-appointment) in the Division of Pediatric Department of Oral Health sciences, UBC Faculty of Dentistry will form part of this appointment
  • Current Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or  Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification will round out your qualifications.

If you want to seek academic and research opportunities, visit the UBC website.

Qualified midwives are sought for positions at BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre (BCWH). Check out Canadian Association of Midwives website or health authority websites for privileging vacancies.


Midwives must be working at community clinics or private practises in order to be eligible to apply to privileging vacancies at BCWH.


If you want to seek academic and research opportunities, visit the UBC website.

PHSA offers many career opportunities to motivated physicians interested in clinical care careers, research, academic and health administration to improve patient health by providing high-quality care.

Physician Careers 


Physicians are also encouraged to visit our PHSA specialty Physicians Recruitment Partner website.

Health Match BC


For academic opportunities, visit the UBC website.


For research opportunities, including clinical trials, visit PHSA Researcher Resources.


If you have questions or need information on registration, licensure requirements and procedures, please visit below listed websites related to your professional discipline.

British Columbia College of Oral Health Professionals

British Columbia College of Midwives and Nurse Practitioners

College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada




International applicants
International Dentists

International dentists are encouraged to visit following websites to gather details on licensing to practice in the province of British Columbia.

British Columbia College of Oral Health Professionals

National Dental Examining Board of Canada (NDEB)

International Dental specialists

Internationally Educated Midwives

Internationally educated midwives are encouraged to visit following websites to gather details on licensing to practice in the province of British Columbia.

Canadian Midwifery Regulators Council

Internationally Educated Midwives Bridging Program at UBC

International Medical Graduates (IMGs)

There is a great need for qualified physicians in the province of British Columbia. As an IMG, you may be considered for available positions if you are eligible for registration. You are encouraged to visit the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada website for information and resources on qualifying to practice in Canada.

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