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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Tumbler Ridge Health Centre

Role and Facility Information

Seeking Family Practitioner for primary care and emergency services. Well established clinic and Health Care Centre with 3 full time Family Practitioners. Tumbler Ridge Health Centre is a Diagnostic and Treatment Centre located in a dream location for outdoor enthusiasts. All health related services are housed under one roof and is conveniently located downtown near the Community Centre. Population is approximately 3,000.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Oct 18 2022 to Oct 26 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
0900-1700 - Monday to Friday Clinic
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
TBD - 1 in 3

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

3 Physicians, IPT, nurses, office staff

Local Resources

Lab, X-ray, mental and public health, physio and social worker.

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance service.

Call Expectations

1 in 3 - 24 hour shifts

CME Schedule

Not Applicable

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Pregnancy, Postpartum Support.

EMR Information

EMR System

EMR Mois

What training is provided for the EMR System

Training on First Day Provided Virtually :-)

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

No information specified.


Full Support - Welcoming Team EMR Online Training & full support provided

Social Involvement

No information specified.

Clinic Policy

Doctors provide prescriptions on urgency and need. triplicate prescriptions are discouraged but also depending on urgency.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Either use of house or accommodation provided. When necessary Town Hall has provided accommodation for physicians free of charge.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation


Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Shop Easy Foods. Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm. Saturdays and Sundays: 9:00 am - 18:00 pm.

Community Centre

Pool, gym, hiking.

Other Closest Amenities

Post office, restaurants usually open until 9pm, laundry service.