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High Priority

RSLP - Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialist needed for East Kootenay Regional Hospital

Role and Facility Information

Seeking OBGYN locum support in Cranbrook for urgently for March 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 11, 20 & April 4, 5, 6, 7, 14, 15, 16, 17. The length/duration of locum coverage is flexible depending on locum availability for May, June and July. There are plenty of recreational opportunities during days off including biking trails for all levels, hiking trails that are easily accessible and lakes within 10 min drive.


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Mar 01 2022 to Mar 21 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
(0800-0800) on: March 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 20

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

No information specified

Local Resources

X-ray, Mammoraphy, CT, Ultrasound, Bone Densitometry, MRI

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance services.

Call Expectations

EKRH has 450 deliveries a year; 1-2 deliveries per day. GP call group does majority of primary care of deliveries with consultants being available for complicated cases/c-sections. Gyne on call is standard covering gnye emergencies through the ED.

CME Schedule

No information specified

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

On site consultants include; General Surgery, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Internal Medicine, Anesthesia, Psychiatry, Urology, Ophthalmology, ENT and Family Practice

EMR Information

EMR System

No information specified

What training is provided for the EMR System

No information specified

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

One member of the department provided handover and site tour when you start your first shift.


Medical Administration provides a robust EKRH site orientation guide a week prior to start date.

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 or call 1-877-357-4757.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Air Canada and Pacific Coastal Airlines to Cranbrook/Canadian Rockies International Airport, or drive.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Major city amenities.

Community Centre

No information specified

Other Closest Amenities

Major city amenities.