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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Hornby Island Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

Come join our busy rural clinic on beautiful Hornby Island.

Looking for 7 consecutive days but dates are flexible (please see options below).

Feb. 1-8, Mar. 1-8 , Mar. 15-22 or Mar. 29-Apr. 5


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Feb 01 2023 to Apr 05 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday 9:00am-12:00 and 1:00-5:00
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
all during coverage

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

1 Physician, 1 Rural Remote Nurse and allied health professionals

Local Resources

Lab twice a week, Mental Health, Public Health monthly.

Emergency Framework

Volunteer first responders coordinate with BC ambulance on Denman Island

Call Expectations

9:30 am - 4:00 pm, evenings and weekends.

CME Schedule

No information specified

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information


EMR Information

EMR System

None (paper based)

What training is provided for the EMR System

Not applicable.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Pager handoff and clinic tour at 10am on Sunday from outgoing practitioner


Emailing, face to face and a folder of information is provided.

Social Involvement

Local staff include locums in community events, activities and services.

Clinic Policy

No information specified

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

accommodation arranged by the rural locum program

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Sail via BC Ferries from Buckley Bay

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Hornby Island Co-op and Ford's cove marina

Community Centre

Hiking, beaches.

Other Closest Amenities

No information specified