RGPLP - Family Practitioner with FP Emergency needed for Bella Bella Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

Family Practice and FP Emergency coverage. Covering the weekend.

ER requires ATLS/ACLS/PALS or if expired, CARE certification.

***As of April 1st 2018, the daily rate for Bella Bella is: $1,146.***


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Aug 12 2019 to Aug 19 2019
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday - 8:30 - 5:00. Assignment ends August 19 at 0800
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On Call Hours
on call 1:3/1:4. Covering Saturday and Sunday

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Hospital and Clinic are in one building

5 physicians, 1 full time and 4 part time. Staffing at 3 – 4 physicians per day. 3 doctors/patient exam rooms

Local Resources

Lab, X-Ray, Pharmacy. Ambulance is on site

Emergency Framework

Ambulance, shared cell phone, radio pager provided

Call Expectations

1:3 on call schedule with one physician covering Saturday and Sunday call

CME Schedule

No information specified

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Endocrinology, ENT, Geriatrics, Opthalmology, OB/GYN, Plastic Surgery, Psyciatry, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Cardiology, Nephrology

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

First day on-site training

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Prior to arrival you receive a hospital/clinic orientation pkg, community info and Locum FAQ by the Manager


On-site full orientation on first day, keys, passwords, contact lists, etc provided on arrival

Social Involvement

No information specified

Clinic Policy

No information specified

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

$60 night charge for locums which is reimbursed by RGPLP. 1 bdrm modular duplex or 1 bdrm apartment close to hospital and clinc. Both equipped with kitchen, utensils, bedding, furniture, laundry, TV and VCR. Internet provided in duplex.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Pacific Coastal Airlines

Sail via BC Ferries

There are no rental cars in Bella Bella

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Closes at 5:00 pm. Café. Water ferry to Shearwater for nice restaurant

Community Centre

Small workout gym in local hall

Other Closest Amenities

4 mountain bikes, 2 kayaks are available for use. Fishing, hiking, view of ocean