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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Airport Way Medical Clinic, Fort Nelson

Role and Facility Information

Fort Nelson is looking for clinic coverage, clinic and On Call coverage or weekend On Call coverage.

Dates are flexible.

Fort Nelson Hospital is a 32 bed integrated Acute Care and Multi Level care bed facility and serves a population of approximately 4,000.

Terms

Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Jun 01 2022 to Mar 31 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
0900-1700 M-F
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
TBD shared with 3 other physicians

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Full time receptionists; 2 part-time nurses, 3 full time physicians and 2 part-time physicians.

Local Resources

Hospital facilities include x-ray, ultrasound, Lab, inpatient, long-term care, E/R, Mental Health (IPT), Home Care

Emergency Framework

There is an ER department with local ambulance services. PTN is used for medi-vac.

Call Expectations

24 hrs and is 1:5 rotation depending on availability

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Pediatric ENT visits 2 times per year.

EMR Information

EMR System

MOIS - we are full EMR

What training is provided for the EMR System

One-on-one training for the first hour locum starts then on an as needed basis. Help is available immediately.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Office manager to pick up locum at airport and deliver to their accommodation, unless they use a car rental. Introductions to staff members as well as hospital staff as required. Introduction to other physicians and hospital staff is normally at the hospital at 0800 on the first day of work.

Orientation

Provided on site

Clinic Policy

Provided on site

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Please contact the LRBC office to help you arrange your accommodations.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

CME is the only airline that provides service to Fort Nelson. You can fly to Fort St John and drive, approximately 4 hrs.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Save-On, IGA, Down to Earth Health Foods

Community Centre

Rec Centre, ice arenas, curling club, swimming pool, walking track, climbing wall, drop-in yoga/exercise classes. Paved trail system, cross country skiing, baseball, water park, volleyball, basketball ,soccer fields. River access with nice beaches.

Other Closest Amenities

2 private fitness centres, public library and theatre, 9 hole golf course. ScotiaBank, CIBC Credit Union, Boston Pizza, Dan’s pub, Tim Horton’s, Subway, Fort Hotel café, Gourmet Girl, Domino’s pizza, The One dining lounge.

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