RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Tonquin Medical Clinic/ Ahousaht Clinic

Role and Facility Information

A dynamic mix of primary care, including a large component of aboriginal health, with rural emergency and inpatient care in collegial work environments


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Mar 16 2020 to Mar 29 2020
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Mondays through Thursdays 1000-1730hr
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Daytime on-call (0800-1800) on Wednesday March 18;
24hrs. on-call March 24 (1800) until March 25 (1800)
and March 28 (0800) until March 29 (0800).

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

2 exam rooms - Booked patients with some walk-ins

Local Resources

ER, Mental Health and Home Care.

Emergency Framework


Call Expectations

Can vary: Home call, Night / or weekend

CME Schedule


Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Can vary: on Calendar @ Clinic and Hosptial

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

Face to face upon arrival and throughout their time there.

It is expected that you will code your billing daily - this is very straightforward.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Orientation manual in Hospital.


Orientation manual, passwords, keys, face to face, hands on provided upon arrival. Other orientation to be arranged as needed.

Clinic orientation by staff on Monday am - plan to arrive by 0900 hr

Social Involvement

Surfboards provided.

Clinic Policy

No information specified.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Usually accommodations provided. - 2 bedroom / No pets

Use of house and car provided sometimes.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly to Tofino Airport and rent a car or drive their own car.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Co-op Tofino Food Store. Opening hours: Daily from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm.(in town)

Community Centre

Outdoor recreations. - or community centre in town

Other Closest Amenities

Beach and Parks, (Restaurants, laundry facilities, bank with ATM in town).