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High Priority

RGPLP - URGENT - General Practitioner needed for Fort St. James Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

On Call 18:00 Friday - 08:00 Tuesday because of Stat Holiday; URGENT


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Weekend

Feb 17 2023 to Feb 21 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
0900-1600 Monday to Friday
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
On Call 18:00 Friday - 08:00 Tuesday because of Stat Holiday

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

Integrated clinic including physicians, a nurse practitioner, nurses, counsellors, social workers, medical exercise specialists and a large supporting office staff.

Local Resources

Lab, x-ray, 2 pharmacies, extended care, home nursing, dietetics, mental health and addictions, social workers, community outreach.

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance services.

Call Expectations

Permanent physicians work a rotation of 1:6 with 24 hours on call from 8am to 8am

Locums are eligible for MOCAP and REEF.

CME Schedule

No information specified

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Quarterly visits from specialists practicing in physical medicine & rehab, dermatology and internal medicine. Regular weekly telehealth visits with a rheumatologist.

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

Training is provided on the first day by IT. Friendly support staff available during clinic hours for any questions that may come up.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Locums are met by clinic staff on day of arrival. They are given a quick tour of town and shown where the clinic and hospital are located. They are then rescored to the locum accommodation.


First morning orientated at hospital by the on call physician. Then clinic orientation and MOIS training.

Social Involvement

Locum receives pass to local gym (MXV Gym)

Clinic Policy

Regular office hours are Mon-Fri 9am-4pm closed 12pm-1pm for lunch, closed all statutory holidays.

Appointments are booked at 20 minutes intervals, with some 30 minute appointments throughout the day.

Acute Care Clinic is operated daily from 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. Physicians all rotate through the acute care clinic, with one physician in the morning and one in the afternoon being responsible for the patients.

Any MOCAP or REEF questions can be directed to the Clinic Manager.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

A fully furnished 3 bedroom condo, with great views of Stuart Lake and its amazing sunsets. Accommodation is a quick 5 minute walk from the MXV gym, the Save On Foods, both pharmacies and the rest of what main street has to offer!

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Air Canada, West Jet, Northern Thunderbird Air and Central Mountain Air to Prince George Airport.

Car Rentals National and Budget are located at the airport.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Sana'aih Market & Save On Foods

Community Centre

Outdoor activities include: Hiking, golfing, lakes, tennis courts, baseball and soccer fields, hiking, mountain biking, off-roading, skiing and jogging (with a view). Stuart Lake offers opportunities for fishing, kayaking, canoeing and swimming.

Other Closest Amenities

Banks with ATMs, Petro Canada, Suspenders General Store, Lakeside Pharmacy, Pharmasave, retail shopping, pet boarding, drop in basketball and soccer. Winter activities: curling rink, and both downhill and x-country skiing as well as ice hockey.