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High Priority

RSLP - -FILLED- Psychiatry Specialist needed for Powell River - FLEXIBLE DATES!!

Role and Facility Information

We are in need of locum coverage urgently - hospital based inpatient and outpatient. Join another psychiatrist and a multidisciplinary mental health team at Powell River General Hospital. Powell River is a beautiful location on BC's Sunshine Coast where you and your family can come enjoy the outdoors year round! A permanent position is also posted - come locum and see if it's a fit for you!

We would be accepting of a locum of weeks - months coverage until the permanent position is filled.


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Apr 11 2022 to Dec 31 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
9am-4pm - FLEXIBLE
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About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Hospital based outpatient clinic - psychiatry, counselling, assertive community treatment, intensive case management, overdose outreach team, and much more.

7 bed psychiatric inpatient unit. Coverage would be shared by other psychiatrist on site.

Local Resources

Comprehensive multidisciplinary mental health team as stated above; outpatient lab; ECT provided on site; addictions specialist; radiology with CT; internal medicine; general surgery, and muchmore.

Emergency Framework

ER department operates 24/7

Mental Health Emergency Services Nurses 7 days per week.

Call Expectations


Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

No information specified.

EMR Information

EMR System

CareConnect, PARIS

What training is provided for the EMR System

Training available on site.

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 provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

To ensure full reimbursement, contact the Locums office: email or call 1-877-357-4757.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

It's accessible by ferry from Vancouver Island, or from Earl's Cove while driving up from Gibsons or Sechelt.

Powell River Airport is another way to get to the city.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Major cities facilities.

Community Centre

Golf club and outdoor activities.

Other Closest Amenities

Major cities facilities.