RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for City Centre Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

GPs in Kitimat are responsible for ER patients from 0800 to 1800 Monday to Friday if they are patients of their practice. If a patient turns up at ER without a family doctor then the doctor on call will see them. We only see prenatal patients up to 24 weeks and then refer out for delivery. Some OR assists are needed if possible - usually for joint replacements, ACL repairs and hernias/lap chole.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Dec 10 2018 to Dec 14 2018
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 10am to 5 pm
Yes No
On Call Hours
On call ROTA is determined at the end of the month prior (so at the end of November), If the locum does not wish to do call they are not required to but we can request they be put on ROTA if they wish as they are only doing a week.

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Very busy, Two GP's and 3 staff office

Local Resources

No information provided

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance services.

Call Expectations

No information specified

CME Schedule

No information specified

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

General Surgeon, Orthopedic Surgeon locally. In Terrace (45 minutes away) Ob/Gyn, Urology, Internal Medicine, ENT, Pediatrics

EMR Information

EMR System

Osler Systems

What training is provided for the EMR System

Whatever training is required. Very easy system to learn

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

No information specified


No information specified

Social Involvement

No information specified

Clinic Policy

No information specified

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 via Air Canada or WestJet into Terrace-Kitimat (north of Kitimat). (45 min drive)

Car Rentals National, Hertz and Budget are located at the airport.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

No Frills, Save-on Foods

Community Centre

Riverlodge Community Centre (exercise classes, yoga, badminton, gym facilities, etc) Tamitik (Swimming pool, ice arena, racquetball, spin classes). Tennis courts, and hiking trails

Other Closest Amenities

Terrace has Walmart, Canadian Tire, Winners and lots of dining