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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for YCS Health Centre (Yellowhead Community Services)

Role and Facility Information

Coverage needed

We are flexible and if you don't like to do ED shifts no problem.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Nov 11 2022 to Nov 18 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Nov 11 1800-Nov 14 0800

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

5 Physicians, 1 Health Care Assistant, 3 MOA's.

Local Resources

Lab, x-ray, electrocardiography, physio, pharmacy, mental health, public health.

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance service.

Call Expectations

1:5 depending on doctors available.

CME Schedule

Weekly at hospital.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Specialists located in Kamloops. Schedule and contact list available. Dietician and nutritionist.

EMR Information

EMR System

Med Access

What training is provided for the EMR System

Orientation, review and support from local physicians and office staff.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

A community package, hospital orientation package upon arrival at the hospital or clinic. Includes a gym pass.


Face to face with MOA, instructions/lists, email, security pass.

Social Involvement

Dinner with local docs, local events/activities.

Clinic Policy

Opioid by contract.

Some refills (but not most) can be done by telephone with pt.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

2 private suites with private entrance. Laundry and kitchenette facilities available. Located within 5 min walking to Clinic.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Air Canada, West Jet and Central Mountain Air to Kamloops Airport.

Car rentals are available at Kamloops Airport.

Bus via Greyhound Canada.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Across from clinic. Summer hours 8:00 am - 9:00 pm. Otherwise open 9:00 am - 7:00 pm.

Community Centre

Gym pass, community sports, lakes, library.

Other Closest Amenities

Banks with ATM, restaurants.