RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Texada Island Community Health Centre

Role and Facility Information

5 days minimum assignment flexible per locum availability. Please select at least one week or multiple weeks: June 10-14; June 17-21 & June 24-28.

General practice needed for Texada Island to cover clinic duties & walk-ins coverage during the week.

Wolf EMR and RN nurse working alongside in the clinic.

The daily rate for this site is $1024.


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Jun 10 2019 to Jun 28 2019
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Clinic duties & walk-ins coverage from Monday-Friday 0900-1600.
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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.