Get to know Dr. Kirk McCarroll
Q: Where do you live?
A: Revelstoke, British Columbia (BC).
Q: What is your position at RCCbc?
A: I’m an RCCbc Core member and the medical lead of the Family Practice Anesthetist (FPA) Network.
Q: What does that mean?
A: A connection with the province’s FPAs. I feel my role is to represent the unique interests of the FPAs to RCCbc. This role is important to support patients having better access to care.
Q: Describe RCCbc in three words.
A: Patient-centred, intellectual, strong.
Q: What motivated you to join RCCbc?
A: My interests in sustaining and improving rural surgical services led me to get involved with RCCbc.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: An opportunity to connect and reconnect with other physicians around the province and the country.
Q: What has been one of your proudest moments working at RCCbc?
A: Working collaboratively in developing and offering clinical coaching programs for FPAs.
Q: What is your favourite place in BC?
A: Galena Bay, in the West Kootenay region.
Q: What do you like to do on your days off?
A: Wilderness river trips.