RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Tonquin Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

Host physician will consider Oct 1- 9 for 5 days or Oct 5-16 for 6 days (weekend schedule = TBD).

ER coverage and Family Medicine clinic work:

- 24hrs. ER Mon (0800) until Tues (0800);

- Thursdays daytime ER coverage 0800-1800 only;

- Friday clinic work 1000-1700 (in the past there was a cross over from ER to clinic but this has been stopped due to COVID at this time). Likely phone call work needed thru the week (on the Monday and Friday).


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Oct 05 2020 to Oct 16 2020
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
1000-1700 Monday/Thursday/Friday has been changed or may change due to COVID.
Currently only Fridays clinic due to contact precautions.
Yes No
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Weekends Schedule - TBD;
ER 24hrs on call (0800-0800) on: Monday Oct 5th;
+ Daytime ER (0800-1800) on Thursdays.

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

2 exam rooms - Booked patients with some walk-ins: phone and in person with PPE

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.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Orientation manual in Hospital


Binder, passwords, keys, face to face, hands on and email provided prior to arrival.

Social Involvement

check with staff/ hospital and clinic

Clinic Policy

No information specified.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Usually accommodations provided. - 2 bedroom / No pets

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

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).