RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Texada Island Community Health Centre

Role and Facility Information

General practice for Texada Island to cover clinic duties, walk-ins and after hours coverage during the week.

Low volume call coverage on week days/nights from Monday 0900 to Friday 1500.

Wolf EMR and RN nurse working alongside in the clinic.


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Jun 10 2019 to Jun 28 2019
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Assignment ends June 28 at 1600.
Yes No
On Call Hours

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

1 Physician.

Local Resources

Clinic nurse offers help with after hours issues. Permanent local BC Ambulance service. Ferry service call-outs for night transfer to Powell River Hospital if needed.

Emergency Framework

See above.

Call Expectations

Cover emergency calls on week nights. Low volume. RN nurse support. BC Ambulance service available.

CME Schedule

No information specified.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

No information specified.

EMR Information

EMR System

Telus Wolf.

What training is provided for the EMR System

Familiarity with Telus Wolf an asset. Several hours on day one will be set aside and clinic nurse will orientate physician to EMR system.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

No information specified.


See above

Social Involvement

No information specified.

Clinic Policy

No information specified.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does 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

Sail by BC Ferry and drive.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Gillies Bay General Store. Open Mon-Sat: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Sun: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Texada Food Market, Van Anda, similar hours. Summertime farmers market on Sunday 11am to 1pm.

Community Centre

No information specified,

Other Closest Amenities

Post office and ATM in the General Store.