RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Hornby Island Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

General practitioner needed to work alongside rural remote nurse at the Hornby Island Medical Clinic. Hornby Island has a population of 1000 and the Hornby Clinic provides care for all of the residence.


Per Diem Rate for RGPLP

Daily Rate

Per 24 hours

communities - $900.00

Weekend Coverage

Fri 18:00 to Monday 08:00

communities - $2,450.00

Please note:
In the event of a weekend, including a statutory holiday, payment will be a calculation of the weekend rate plus one day of the daily rate based on community type.

APP Communities under the Rural GP Locum Program Only
Communities funded under an Alternative Payment Program (APP) clinical service contract stipulate a 50/50 split for all third-party payments (50% of the claim paid to the Health Authority/agencies; 50% of the payment returned the APP). Rural GP Locums will receive their daily rate, plus 60% of the 50% third-party payment(s) received by the Health Authority. Any third-party payments will be paid directly to the locum by the Host Physician/clinic or Health Authority.

Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Apr 10 2018 to Apr 16 2018
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
9:30-12:00 and 1:30-16:00 Monday to friday
Yes Yes
On Call Hours
all during posting are shared with rural remote nurse

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

1 Physician, 1 Rural Remote Nurse.

Local Resources

weekly Lab,Weekly Mental Health, monthly Public Health.

Emergency Framework

No information specified

Call Expectations

all hours during posting shared with rural remote nurse.

CME Schedule

No information specified

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information


EMR Information

EMR System

None (paper based)

What training is provided for the EMR System

Not applicable.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

orientation by doctor, nurse and clinic staff.


Emailing, telephone, face to face and a folder of information is provided.

Social Involvement

Local staff include locums in community events, activities and services.

Clinic Policy

No information specified

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Use of house, or accommodation equipped with kitchen and laundry facilities.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Sail via BC Ferries.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

No information specified

Community Centre

Hiking, beaches.

Other Closest Amenities

No information specified