RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Port Hardy Primary Health Care Centre

Role and Facility Information

Primary Health Care Setting working in collaborative office alongside RN, NP, Dietician and Diabetic Nurse.

Very friendly and collegial atmosphere.

Hospital work including in-patient management with team rounds at 8:45am daily, ER (optional) and longterm-care patients provides multitude of work variety.

Optional: Sat clinic 9am-3pm available on Oct 6th or 13th for same-day and walk-in patients.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Oct 01 2018 to Oct 12 2018
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Mon-Fri. 8-5.
Yes No
On Call Hours
An optional ER shift at Port Hardy Hospital ER is available on Oct 11th if desired.

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

5 physicians, RN, NPs, office staff, Dietician, Diabetic Nurse

Local Resources

Pharmacy, Diabetic nurse, Physiotherapist, Mental health & Addiction services, Social workers, Community detox beds

Emergency Framework

Ambulance, including air ambulance services.

First referral site to Campbell River.

Call Expectations

Stand-by call for 24 hours per shift, 8am to 8am next day.

MOCAP (Level 1) and REEF ($500 per day) supplemental funding in addition.

CME Schedule

No information specified.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

No information specified.

EMR Information

EMR System

Profile by Intrahealth

What training is provided for the EMR System

Staff supports in place

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Pre-locum-start tour of facility is available on request.


Upon request

Social Involvement

Upon request

Clinic Policy

Upon request

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

To ensure full reimbursement, contact the Locums office to assist with all travel arrangements, based on the government accommodations rate. For more information, email travel@locumsruralbc.ca or call 1-877-357-4757.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly by Pacific Coastal Airlines to Port Hardy Airport with Car rentals available at Port Hardy Airport.

BC Ferries to Nanaimo from Vancouver and drive up beautiful Island Highway to Port Hardy (Recommended)

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Save on Foods. Mon-Sun: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm. < 2 mins drive from anwhere in town.

Community Centre

Port Hardy Recreation Centre (heated 25m pool, ice rink, social hall)

Other Closest Amenities

In town: Restaurants (Diners, Fastfoods (A&W and Subway) pubs, local cuisine restaurant and Japanese restaurant), Scotiabank, CIBC, Coastal Credit Union for banking, ICBC, Gym, Boxing club, walking club.

In area: Many hiking & outdoors activities.