RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Lumby Health Unit

Role and Facility Information

Pleasant office to work in located 20 minutes east of Vernon with x-ray 3 days a week, lab twice a week, wound care nursing twice a week. Treatment room for minor injuries. We look after inpatients from my practice at the Vernon Hospital. It is possible to arrange hospital coverage by another physician if hospital attendance is not possible.


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Mar 18 2019 to Mar 29 2019
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday 8-3, Tuesday 8-430, Wed 8-3, Thu 8-3, Fri 8-3
Yes No
On Call Hours
TBD hospital in patients

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.

CME Schedule

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.

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.

Other Closest Amenities

Restaurants, banks with ATM's