RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Agassiz Community Health Centre

Role and Facility Information

Clinic in rural community located between Chilliwack and Hope (25 minutes from Chilliwack). Serving a predominantly elderly population in a farming town. Average of 20-25 patient visits per day, standard appointment is 15 minutes. Inpatient services requested also, typically for a roster of 3-4 patients.

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

Terms

Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

1Coverage
Feb 25 2019 to Mar 22 2019
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Office Hours 1000-1700 Monday to Friday.
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About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Currently 2 physicians, 2 Nurse Practitioners, admin staff and Clinic Supervisor

Local Resources

Laboratory, Home Health, Mental Health, Public Health, Dietitian, and Respiratory Therapy in Agassiz. Most other services are in Chilliwack or Abbotsford.

Emergency Framework

Emergency Services are available in Chilliwack, 25 minutes away. Emergency Services are not offered at the Agassiz Health Center.

Call Expectations

I have no call obligations during this period. Weekend and evening coverage will be offered through my call group.

EMR Information

EMR System

Profile

What training is provided for the EMR System

Clinic staff will provide training, and will be available for additional support throughout placement.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

TBD

Orientation

TBD

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Accommodation and car rental, if required, will be the responsibility of the Host physician or Health Authority for all ā€œCā€ and ā€œDā€ communities on the RSA Communities Designation list. LRBC will reimburse for travel to and from the locum community

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Car

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