High Priority

RGPLP - Locum GP needed for New Denver - Slocan Community Health Centre

Role and Facility Information

Dates flexible per locum availability - Office hours: Monday to Friday 0900 - 1700 / On-call is 1 in 2. Actual on-call days to be discussed with the host physician at the Slocan Community Health Centre Tel: (250) 358-7211.

* Slocan Community Health Centre is eligible for enhanced skills stipend if "on-call" is required and scheduled.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Aug 28 2017 to Mar 31 2018
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday 0900 - 1700
Yes Yes
On Call Hours
On call: 1 in 2 (to be discussed)

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

2 physicians, nurses, office staff.

Local Resources

Lab, blood bank, x-ray, mammography, ECG, physio, mental and public health.

Emergency Framework

Emergency Room open 24/7. Ambulance including helipad.

Call Expectations

1 in 2 ( relatively low volume- 2-8 per day typically)

CME Schedule

UBC and IH Video CME available

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

No information specified

EMR Information

EMR System

Intrahealth Profile

What training is provided for the EMR System

as needed, by resident physician

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

No information specified


Provided by resident physician

Social Involvement

No information specified

Clinic Policy

No information specified

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Yes- Suite apartment with wi-fi, satellite TV on hospital property provided.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly by Air Canada Jazz to Castlegar Airport.

Car rentals are available at the airport

Bus services: Greyhound and BC Transit.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

New Market Foods. Mon-Sun: 8 am - 6 pm. Distance: 1km.

Community Centre

Outdoors activities.

Other Closest Amenities

Restaurants, post office available in the area.