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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Port Alice Health Centre

Role and Facility Information

Enjoy this serene coastal rural location on North Vancouver Island. Dates completely flexible throughout winter months. Multiple weeks to chose from. Please contact us if you have a specified week that you are available.

Primary Care practice (APP) with attached urgent care / rural emergency department. The practice has a Primary Care Nurse, and MH/Social Worker on site. POCT labs for urgent care, and scheduled lab services for outpatient appointments. X-Rays on site. This facility also support home visits, and access to community based programs. Use of IHealth Cerner EMR as medical records.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Feb 06 2023 to Mar 31 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 0900-1630
Yes No
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Sunday 2100h - Thursday at 1630h (low volume call with MOCAP)

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

2 part time physicians, 1 PCN, 1 SW/MH, 1 MOA, 1 Ambassador

Local Resources

Lab, x-ray, physio, social worker, mental and public health. HLOC in Port McNeill and Port Hardy Closest CT Campbell River Hospital

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including air ambulance services.

Call Expectations

On-call after regular work hours from 5:00 pm to 9:00 am. Low call back volume.

CME Schedule

No information specified.

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

No information specified.

EMR Information

EMR System

IHealth Cerner EHR (PowerChart)

What training is provided for the EMR System

Training provided prior to, or on first day of locum. Virtual support and local superusers available.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

No information specified.


Face to face, email.

Social Involvement

No information specified.

Clinic Policy

No information specified.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Use of house with laundry and kitchen facilities.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

By car.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

F P Foods. Open daily: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm. Distance: 600m.

Community Centre

Free yoga, a gym, a golf course, bike trails and outdoors activities.

Other Closest Amenities

Post office, library, restaurant.