RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Airport Way Medical Clinic - Fort Nelson

Role and Facility Information

General practitioner needed to help with busy Medical clinic as well as E/R rotation (24hr on-call) with other doctors on staff.

Dates are flexible!

RGPLP Daily Rate for Fort Nelson is: $1,170.

TRAVEL FYI: Central Mountain Air will not be flying into our community until August 1st. That would mean potential locums would have to fly to Fort St John, pick up a rental there and drive another 4 hours to Fort Nelson and would also have to drive back to Fort St John to catch the return fllght. Please take this into consideration and plan accordingly.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Jul 01 2020 to Jul 31 2020
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Mon - Fri 9-5
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
24 hr on-call rotation with other doctors on staff - to be agreed upon with locum - dates are flexible

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Full time receptionists; 2 part-time nurses, 3 full time physicians and 2 part-time physicians.

Local Resources

Hospital facilities include x-ray, ultrasound, Lab, inpatient, long-term care, E/R, Mental Health (IPT), Home Care

Emergency Framework

There is an ER department with local ambulance services. PTN is used for medi-vac.

Call Expectations

24 hrs and is 1:5 rotation depending on availability

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Pediatric ENT visits 2 times per year.

EMR Information

EMR System

MOIS - we are full EMR

What training is provided for the EMR System

One-on-one training for the first hour locum starts then on an as needed basis. Help is available immediately.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Office manager to pick up locum at airport and deliver to their accommodation, unless they use a car rental. Introductions to staff members as well as hospital staff as required. Introduction to other physicians and hospital staff is normally at the hospital at 0800 on the first day of work.


Bev McArthur and/or Dr. Marius Mostert

Social Involvement

No information specified.

Clinic Policy

No information specified.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Please contact the LRBC office to help you arrange your accommodations.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Central Mountain Air is the only airline available. Driving time is 4 hours from Fort St John or 10 hours from Prince George. We are located at Mile 300 of the Alaska Highway in the Northern Rockies.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Save-On, IGA, Down to Earth Health Foods

Community Centre

Rec Centre, ice arenas, curling club, swimming pool, walking track, climbing wall, drop-in yoga/exercise classes. Paved trail system, cross country skiing, baseball, water park, volleyball, basketball ,soccer fields. River access with nice beaches.

Other Closest Amenities

2 private fitness centres, public library and theatre, 9 hole golf course. ScotiaBank, CIBC Credit Union, Boston Pizza, Dan’s pub, Tim Horton’s, Subway, Fort Hotel café, Gourmet Girl, Domino’s pizza, The One dining lounge.