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RSLP - Psychiatry Specialist needed for Dawson Creek & District Hospital

Role and Facility Information

Provide on-call and inpatient services for a 15-bed regional adult psychiatric inpatient unit. There is an excellent working relationship with primary care physicians and mental health team. Dawson Creek and District Hospital is a full service community hospital that provides service to Dawson Creek and surrounding communities. The hospital has 31 acute care beds.

MSP Fee premium of 23.10%


Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Jul 15 2022 to Jul 20 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
July 15-18, 2022 0800-0800. Other On Call dates may be available

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

In-Patient Psych Unit

Local Resources

Lab, maternity, blood bank, x-ray, ultrasound, CT, mammography, echocardiography, orthopedic and general surgery, pharmacy, extended care, home nursing, physio, occupational therapy, mental health and addictions, social workers.

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance services.

Call Expectations


CME Schedule


Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Clinic at the hospital

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

On site training

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Hospital staff will take care of you.


Hospital orientation arranged

Clinic Policy


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

Dawson Creek’s airport is serviced by WestJet. Fort St John airport serviced by WestJet, CMA and Air Canada is 45 minutes away. Both airports have vehicle rentals.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Co-op, Dawson Creek Food Store, SafeWay

Community Centre

Aquatic centre with pool, sauna, centre also has a climbing wall

Other Closest Amenities

11 banks and credit unions offering service