High Priority

RGPLP - RGPLP - Locum Assignment (Filled)

Role and Facility Information

Family practice in Chase needing locum coverage for 4 to 5 days a week during the summer. Emergency enhanced skills is preferred by not necessary. Willing and able to accommodate locum requests. Other regular physicians in practice will cover any results after locum leaves the community.

***As of April 1st 2018, the daily rate for Chase is: $1007***


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Jul 22 2019 to Aug 16 2019
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
8 am - 4 pm Mon- Fri. We could accept a 4 day a week locum as well if that is requested by locum.
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About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

4 family practitioners, 1 Nurse practitioner, office manager, MOAs, Diabetic educator

Local Resources

Lab, Xray, ECG, home care , public health, immunization clinic, dietician, diabetic nurse educator, adult day center program, mental health counselors, addictions counselor, pharmacy, mammography van, chiropractor, physiotherapy, exercise programs

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance services.

Call Expectations

1:4 Emergency day coverage only 8am- 3 pm Monday to Friday. Preferred but not necessary.

CME Schedule


Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Tertiary center 45 minutes away. Visiting general surgery, and visiting internal medicine specialists. Some videoconferencing of specialists available as well.

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

1-2 hours orientation with office manager and office staff. Physician orientation for ER and quick reference duotang available to locums.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Locums are warmly welcomed to our community. They are encouraged to join local events.


1-2 hours EMR and clinic orientation with office manager and office staff. Physician orients locum to ER. Quick reference duotang available for locum.

Social Involvement

All social events scheduled involve locums who wish to participate. Golf tournaments, corn stock, community parades, Christmas parties, social lunches, potlucks, and more.

Clinic Policy

Policy binder available on site. Narcotics contracts, new patient intake forms and pharmanet consents.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

If host physician house is available it is offered to locum. If not available, please contact the LRBC to help you book government rates accommodations.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Air Canada Jazz, Central Mountain Air and WestJet.

Car rentals via Avis, Hertz and Budget are located at the airport.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

2 local grocery stores within the community.

Community Centre

Yes with Gym - Other activities to do include: Curling rink, Pool Hall, Golfing, Hiking, biking, swimming. Go to Quaaout Lodge and have access to gym.

Other Closest Amenities

Credit union and BOM, Pharmacy, post office, Curling Arena, skating arena, summer kids pool, skate park, play grounds, beach access and wharf, boat rentals, hiking, biking, swimming, gym, pool hall, golfing.