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RGPLP - GP for West Coast (Tofino/Ucluelet and First Nations Communities)

Role and Facility Information


Tues Nov 1 & 8: Ty Histanis clinic (First Nations community 15min from Tofino) 9am-4:30pm

Wed Nov 2 & 9: Ucluelet Clinic 10am-5pm

Thurs Nov 3 & 10: Hitacu clinic (First Nations community 30min from Tofino) 10am-5pm

Thurs Nov 3 & 10 6pm-8am: ER call at Tofino General Hospital

Friday Nov 4: Tofino clinic 10am-5pm

The assignment ends on Nov. 11 at 0800.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Nov 01 2022 to Nov 11 2022
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Clinic Tues-Fri 10am-5pm (approx)
Yes No
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Thursday nights at TGH 6pm-8am

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

2 Physicians, office staff. Exam rooms adjoin the office. 2 MOAs

Local Resources

Pharmacy, Mental Health, Midwifery, Lab, Physio, Chiropractor

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance service, paramedic, fire.

Call Expectations

1 night/week

CME Schedule


Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Endocrinology, ENT, plastics, urology, derm every 4-6 months

EMR Information

EMR System

Accuro EMR

What training is provided for the EMR System

As needed

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

As needed


As needed

Social Involvement

No information specified.

Clinic Policy

No information specified.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

VIHA accoms available sometimes. 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

Fly by Air Canada, West Jet, Pacific Coastal and Central Mountain Air to Comox Valley Airport.

Sail by BC Ferries from Tsawwassen to Nanaimo. Personal car required.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Co-op Grocery. Opening hours: Every day 9:00 am - 19:00 pm. Distance from clinic: 130 m.

Community Centre

Yes, within walking distance of the clinic

Other Closest Amenities

Bank with ATM, post Office, restaurants.