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RSLP - Obstetrics & Gynecology locum assistance needed for University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC), Prince George

Role and Facility Information

Locum opportunity Spring/Summer 2020: Collegial team of OBGYNs at UHNBC in Prince George. This is the regional referral centre for northern BC, and is affiliated with the Northern Medical Program of UBC.

Deliveries approx. 1,400/year. Labour and Delivery unit: 6 labour rooms and 8 postpartum beds. We provide consultative obstetrics services to patients of family doctors (GP-OBs) and midwives. We have a shared office and may provide admin support for locum.

Remuneration: MOCAP and RSLP funds travel and accommodation. *RSLP Daily Rate is $1,500.

Requirements for successful application for locum privileges include eligibility for licensure with the BCCPS, CMPA coverage and fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Feb 24 2020 to Jun 30 2020
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
TBD; optional office consultations and optional ORs.
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
On call duties up to 6 nights per month.

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

UHNBC group of six general OBGYNs.

Shared office and may provide administrative support for your locum (On call duties up to 6 nights per month, optional office consultations and optional ORs).

Local Resources

Hospital state-of-the-art Level II B NICU with 9 single room pod, sleeping space for parents (single room neonatal care) and support for neonates 30 weeks and +. Fully equip ICU, radiology dept., on call ultrasound, CT, MRI, IR.

Emergency Framework

Ambulance, including air ambulance services.

Call Expectations

On call duties up to 6 nights per month.

CME Schedule

No information specified.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Consultative services with medicine and surgical subspecialties.

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

No information specified.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

No information specified.


No information specified.

Social Involvement

No information specified.

Clinic Policy

No information specified.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not 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

Fly to Prince George Airport and drive.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Major city amenities.

Community Centre

Outdoor activities.

Other Closest Amenities

Centre of business, education, health and culture for northern BC. Affordable, short commutes, vibrant arts & culture community. Outstanding recreational opportunities hiking, paddling and mountain biking. A desirable community to visit in the fall