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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Tumbler Ridge Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

Seeking Family Practitioner for primary care and emergency services. Well established clinic and Health Care Centre with 3 full time Family Practitioners. Tumbler Ridge Health Centre is a Diagnostic and Treatment Centre located in a dream location for outdoor enthusiasts. All health related services are housed under one roof and is conveniently located downtown near the Community Centre. Population is approximately 3,000.


Not Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Oct 04 2021 to Oct 31 2021
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday > 9 to 5 = Medical Clinic
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
1 in 3 - 24 hrs - On Call Shifts

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

3 Physicians, 4-5 nurses, 3 office staff.

Local Resources

Lab, X-ray, mental and public health, physio and social worker.

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance service.

Call Expectations

1 in 3 - 24 Hrs Shifts

CME Schedule

Don't have any.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Pregnancy, Postpartum Support.

EMR Information

EMR System

Mois - EMR

What training is provided for the EMR System

Training is available on First Day. Lots of on site support offered. Dragon Dictation Available :-)

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

No information specified.


Any information given is face to face.

Social Involvement

No information specified.

Clinic Policy

Doctors provide prescriptions on urgency and need. triplicate prescriptions are discouraged but also depending on urgency.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

RGPLP - takes care of accommodations. When necessary Town Hall has provided accommodation for physicians free of charge.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

A vehicle is recommended

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Shop Easy Foods. Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm. Saturdays and Sundays: 9:00 am - 18:00 pm.

Community Centre

Pool, gym, hiking.

Other Closest Amenities

Post office, restaurants usually open until 9pm, laundry service.