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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for 100 Mile House (RGPLP)

Role and Facility Information

Long term locum needed: Work in the established rural community of 100 Mile House where full scope of practice is guaranteed to keep you utilizing all of your skills. ER shifts are available if desired. Accommodation is provided through Locums for Rural BC (Travel@Locumsruralbc.ca). Number of physicians: Capacity for 4 full-time general practitioners. Scope of practice: The Village Medical Clinic is primarily an office-based practice, located close to the hospital and local pharmacies. Physicians have active hospital privileges and provide emergency coverage and in-patient care, which includes daily rounds as well as diagnostic and minor surgical procedures. Village physicians also provide care to patients at the long-term care facility.

Terms

Not Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Oct 01 2021 to Dec 22 2021
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm. Hours are flexible for physicians: you choose your work day structure.
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Emergency/hospital/long term care coverage. Emergency coverage is 12hrs, 8-8.

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

4-5 physicians working full and part time and experienced MOA staff. 8 exam rooms.

Local Resources

PT, OT, RT, Pediatrics, Emergency, Oncology, NPs, Lab, x-ray, Ambulatory care, Day care, LTC, mental health and addiction.

Emergency Framework

100 Mile House is fitted with an Emergency Department, ambulance fleet, fire and police stations and Search & Rescue.

Call Expectations

Each physician is responsible for their own patient care, including in patient and long term care. ER shifts available and encouraged if desired.

CME Schedule

N/A

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Urology consultants come to 100 Mile weekly. Visiting specialists in Williams Lake include ENT, Ortho, Ophthalmology.

EMR Information

EMR System

MedAccess

What training is provided for the EMR System

Onsite support with staff.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Yes, welcoming procedures are in place for the individual clinics in 100 Mile House

Orientation

Each clinic provides own, Division supports in between.

Social Involvement

Lots of outdoor opportunities for walks, hikes, mountain biking, hunting, fishing, water sports.

Clinic Policy

Specific to each clinic. Physician would be expected to complete triplicate prescriptions, however open to discussion.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

No, however there is accommodation in and around 100 Mile House, including houses, cabins, basement suits, apartments (for longer terms) and hotels, motel. Contract RGPLP at travel@locumsruralbc.ca for assistance.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Own vehicle is best/easiest. Rental cars are available. Minimal bus service available. 100 Mile House is a lovely walk within the core town area.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

2 Box grocery stores (Save-on, FreshCo), butchers, bakers, local farm fresh.

Community Centre

Spruce Hills Resort

Other Closest Amenities

Banks, a dozen or so restaurants from cheap to fancy, childcare, post office, library, cinema, gyms, shopping, local products, schools K-12, golf course, etc.

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