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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Hornby Island Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

Please join our busy remote practice on Beautiful Hornby Island.

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

Mar. 8-15 or Mar. 22-29.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Mar 08 2023 to Mar 29 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday - Friday 0900-1200 and 1300-1700
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
all during posting shared 1st/2nd call with remote nurse

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

1 Physician, 1 Rural Remote Nurse.

Local Resources

Lab (semi-weekly), Mental Health, Public Health (monthly), RN (weekly), Social worker/Pharmacist/Dietician (bi-weekly).

Emergency Framework

Volunteer first responders connect with BC ambulance from 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

Local staff welcomes locums and orients


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 provided 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 Fords Cove general store

Community Centre

Hiking, beaches.

Other Closest Amenities

No information specified