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High Priority

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

Role and Facility Information

Seeking locum assistance coverage in Cranbrook, BC to cover for vacant position providing call coverage and flexible dates. Skiing is 25 min away in Kimberley or 1 hour away in Fernie.

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 - Flexible

Jul 01 2022 to Mar 31 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

no clinic coverage

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.

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


What training is provided for the EMR System

meditech instructions provided in site orientation guide

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

One member of the department provides 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 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, West Jet and Pacific Coastal Airlines to Cranbrook/Canadian Rockies International Airport, or drive.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Major city amenities.

Community Centre

recreational centre with pool, spin studio and squash court one block from facility.

Other Closest Amenities

Major city amenities.