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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Victorian Community Health Centre of Kaslo

Role and Facility Information

Low volume, generous appointment times for General practice, with Long-term care and a small Emergency Room coverage, all situated in the Kaslo Primary Health Centre. Looking for locum for 8-11 days during this 2 week period including Saturday the 22nd if possible (currently we are not covering Sundays but that may change in October). Also have the option to subcontract some days if the locum prefers to come for longer and/or work a combination of RLP and subcontracted days. I'm planning on taking a sabbatical with my family to volunteer in Madagascar. I'd really appreciate locum coverage. Let me know and we can discuss further!


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Nov 14 2022 to Nov 19 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Saturday (0900-1700)
Yes No
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Monday to Friday (0900 - 1700)

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Primary health care booked appointments every 20 minutes, one hour for lunch and time at the end of the day for notes and transactions. ER call every other day and usually low-volume, low-acuity patients.

Local Resources

Clinic team with some days of primary care nursing, on-site home health nurses, public health, physiotherapy, occupational therapy lab offered twice weekly and x-ray once weekly. Other great MOA, LPN and management team members.

Emergency Framework

Every other day, will be on call for ER while having scheduled patients. ER nurse helps coordinate this.

Call Expectations

Usually 1 in 2 but no call on weekends.

EMR Information

EMR System

Profile, time for orientation is available if less familiar

What training is provided for the EMR System

In advance Profile training offered by Interior Health if needed.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Welcome manual provided.


Orientation with staff and another MD on first day.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Please contact RLP for assistance with accommodation.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Vehicle is needed as Kaslo is rural and public transportation is not available.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store