High Priority

RSLP - Internal Medicine Specialist needed for Fort St. John General Hospital

Role and Facility Information

Join one other Internal Medicine Specialist in Fort St John with coverage for the Northeast sites. Short and long term locums available. This position will be a mix of hospital consult, ICU coverage and On Call coverage.

The Fort St John Hospital & Peace Villa is a new state-of-the-art 55 bed hospital serving a population of approximately 20,000, and is one of two hospitals servicing a catchment area of approximately 69,000. The facility offers services including diagnostics, surgery, acute care, ICU, maternity, a community cancer centre, community hemodialysis, visiting specialists clinic, and a prenatal clinic. Other local specialists include psychiatry, obstetrics and gynecology, general surgery, radiology, and pathology; orthopedics in the neighbouring community of Dawson Creek.


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Sep 16 2020 to Mar 31 2021
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Hospital work and ER coverage
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition


Local Resources

Nurses, midwives, office staff, surgeons, lab services, blood bank, x-ray, ultra sound, CT imaging services, Mammography, Echocardiography, Bone Densitometry.

Emergency Framework

BC Ambulance Service provides coverage to this community, including Air Ambulance services.

Call Expectations

MOCAP Level 1, 1:2 to 1:3

More available if wanted.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

ENT, Orthopedics, and Ophthalmology

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

Training on site.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Administration and current IM will take care of you.


Hospital staff will arrange

Social Involvement


Clinic Policy


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 Fort St. John Airport with Air Canada or Central Mountain Air. Car rentals are available at the airport, and at several other operators throughout town. Additionally Greyhound offers bus services to Fort St. John

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Save on Foods, No Frills, and Safeway

Community Centre

Aquatics facility, sport centre

Other Closest Amenities

Fort St. John has everything you need for recreational and daily living (Outdoor activities, Golf courses, banks, restaurants, rodeos )