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Prince George

Who We Are


Who We Are

BC Cancer – Prince George (Centre for the North) provides a comprehensive cancer control program, in partnership with Northern Health.

Community oncology network sites, operated by Northern Health, are located in Prince Rupert, Kitimat, Queen Charlotte, Dawson Creek, Fort St. John, Quesnel, Smithers, Terrace and Vanderhoof.

BC Cancer – Prince George is situated on the traditional and unceded territory of the Lheidli T'enneh First Nation.

BC Cancer - Prince George serves all of Central and North British Columbia from west to east.

BC Cancer - George is a leader in Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR), high-precision cancer therapy research.

 

Be a part of cutting-edge clinical trials and community-based research.

BC Cancer - Prince George is home to a CT Simulator, Varian TrueBeam Linear Accelerators, brachytherapy and dosimetry.

What We Bring

Work with BC Cancer – Prince George and have access to leading-edge technology and research in specialty treatments and services including:

Pilot project participation in Early Symptom Indicators for Cancer Care (EPICC) provides repeat symptom screening to better manage patients’ quality of life during cancer care.

Treat approximately 50 patients a year with Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR) or Fractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy (FSRT). This was made possible by our active participation in world class Clinical Trials.

Newest BC Cancer centre with a state-of-the-art facility showcasing LEED Gold certified design, reflecting local cultural values and purpose-built spaces for Indigenous ceremonies (including a circular spiritual care room).

Leveraging 3D printing technology to create patient specific bolus to optimize patient treatment.

 

Featured Career Paths

  • Radiation Therapists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nursing
  • Specialty Research
  • Dietitian
  • Counsellor
  • Unit Clerk
  • Pharmacy
  • Medical Physicist
  • Physics Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Speech Language Pathologist
  • Administrative Functions
  • Scientific & Medical Proles
  • Other Related Health Care Professions

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“I love Prince George because it is one of the largest centres in the North but really it is still a small town. We have great outdoors…there are 100 lakes within 100km of Prince George, and a lot of nearby parks and hikes. I have never worked with a better team!”

– River Goez, Registered Nurse, BC Cancer – Prince George


Work & Life Here

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Work & Live Here

Prince George is located close to the centre of British Columbia and is an hour-long flight away from Vancouver and Victoria, or to Edmonton and Calgary in the neighbouring province of Alberta. Considered the “Gateway to Northern B.C.,” Prince George is the closest major urban centre for smaller northern towns and remote towns.

  • Small, friendly city with a population of 75,000+, urban amenities include downtown and mall shopping, restaurants and nightlife, and an abundance of sports fields and facilities
  • Regional centre for health care and higher education, offered through the University Hospital of Northern B.C., the University of Northern British Columbia, and the College of New Caledonia
  • Incredible opportunities for outdoor recreation through each distinct season of the year, with 1,600 lakes and rivers within an hour's drive and a network of parks and trails, there are endless opportunities for mountain biking, hiking, fishing, golfing, outdoor ice skating, skiing, and more

Location information

BC Cancer – Prince George (Centre for the North)
1215 Lethbridge Street
Prince George, BC, V2M 7E9


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