RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Lumby Health Unit

Role and Facility Information

General Practitioner in a 2 physician Office at the Lumby Health Unit.

This health unit has wound care nursing and community nursing on site several days a week

There is a treatment room for minor injuries and a X Ray unit on site 3 days a week.

20 minutes to the Vernon Hospital for inpatients. Weeks are covered and select evenings during the week could be arranged to cover hospital call.

*** As of April 1st 2018, the new daily rate for Lumby is $900. ***


Not Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Sep 10 2018 to Sep 21 2018
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday 9 to 4 pm
Yes No
On Call Hours
On Call for hospital patients Monday morning 8 am to Friday at 5 pm.
Signing out to the other Lumby Physician certain evenings would be an option.

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

2 Physicians, office staff.

Local Resources

Lab, X-ray, Physio, Social Worker, Mental Health, Public Health, Pharmacy, Chiropractor, Massage Therapy, Public Health Nurse.

Emergency Framework

Ambulance, community paramedics.

Call Expectations

Not applicable.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Sexual Health Clinic on Wednesdays, Foot Care Services on third Monday of the month, monthly health clinics and workshops.

EMR Information

EMR System

None but it does have a treatment room.

What training is provided for the EMR System

Not applicable.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Retired physician will help with admin.


Face to face, binder is provided.

Social Involvement

Lion's club, fundraiser walk/roll/run.

Clinic Policy

No information specified

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Use of house or accommodation equipped with kitchen and laundry facilities will be provided. A car will be provided if needed. My super comfortable home near Kal Lake is available to stay in. Address 12803 Kinloch Dr. Coldstream.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Air Canada, Central Mountain Air, Horizon Air and West Jet to Kelowna International Airport.

Car rentals are available at the airport.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Drugstore available

Community Centre

Golfing, paragliding, river activities, trails.

Great mountain biking, hiking, swimming and other lake activities.

Home has a Swimming pool, Theater Room, Kayaks, Canoe and is a couple of minutes from Kal Lake.

Other Closest Amenities

Restaurants, banks with ATM's