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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Boundary Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

Coverage required for GP vacation/meeting


Not Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates

Jul 04 2022 to Jul 08 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday (0900-1700)
No No

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

5 Physicians, 1 Specialist, Office staff.

Local Resources

Lab at the local hospital, xray, home care services, outreach, acupuncture, and massage. Physio available in Christina Lake.

Emergency Framework

Emergency department at Boundary Hospital, BC ambulance, heli pad, medi vac service through small airport.

Call Expectations

Rotation is 1:5:5. 0800-0800. 12 hr and 24 hr call available. Typical nights include 5-7 hrs of sleep about 1:4 nights for several hours.

CME Schedule

No information specified.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

All types of specialists are available: cardiology, pediatrics, ortho, and gyne.

EMR Information

EMR System

Profile through Intrahealth

What training is provided for the EMR System

On the job with staff ( MOA) at the start of locum.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Individual host GP.


Host GP.

Social Involvement

Great aquatic centre, gym, local arena that offers adult hockey and skating, art gallery, wine/beer tastings, meet the artists evenings, local theatre group, sports groups such as volleyball, basketball.

Clinic Policy

Standard opiate contract. OAT clinic in town.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Use of house when available, or accommodation equipped with kitchen and laundry facilities will be provided. Walking distance to the clinic.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Air Canada Jazz to Castlegar.

Car rentals are available from Enterprise and Budget. Snow tires required Oct -April, Only one taxi in town, community transit bus.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Save on foods, Buy low foods, and Extra Foods. Great independent butcher.

Community Centre

Pool, golfing, hiking, skateboard park, aquatic centre.

Other Closest Amenities

CIBC, Grand Forks Credit Union, ATM, sushi, Chinese food, local caf├ęs, specialty bakeries, ( Marvelous Munchies and Pascale's Baked Goods) post office, government agent, local notary.