RGPLP - covered by Dr. Aaron Minkley

Role and Facility Information

We are looking for a locum to cover 5-9 days between March 19-29


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Mar 19 2018 to Mar 29 2018
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 9-5
Yes No
On Call Hours
March 22nd and March 28th

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

3 Physicians, office manager, office staff.

Local Resources

Lab, social worker, mental health RN, pharmacy,

Emergency Framework

Ambulance, paramedics, helipad, emergency room.

Call Expectations

24 hours / 1 evening per week.

CME Schedule

Not applicable.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Mental health nurse 4 days p/w, part time senior's health social worker, visiting general surgeon, plastic surgeon and psychiatrist.

EMR Information

EMR System

Telus Health and Wolf

What training is provided for the EMR System

The doctor and/or office manager provides a 1 hour orientation to the clinic and EMR on the first day.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

A welcome package is provided.


Provided by the doctor/office manager, includes passwords, keys, map, alarm code, ferry schedule, on-call schedule, list of specialists contact details.

Social Involvement

No information specified

Clinic Policy

Patients must come in for prescription renewals, we see anyone on the island for emergencies.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Equipped with kitchen and laundry facilities, and access to a car is provided if needed.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Sail via BC Ferries from Nanaimo.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

well supplied grocery store in village

Community Centre

Gym, hiking/biking trails, golfing, parks.

Other Closest Amenities

Bank with ATM, post office, restaurants, beaches,