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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Valemount Health Centre

Role and Facility Information

This posting can be split up


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Weekend, Flexible

Mar 01 2023 to Mar 31 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Monday to Friday 08:30-16:30 walk in and scheduled appointments
Yes Yes
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
will be negotiated closer to the date

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

3.5 FTE physicians - 5 physicians fill the 3.5 FTE

Local Resources

On site diagnostics, Lab, X-Ray, Pharmacy, Mental Health & Addictions, Social Worker, Physio, Public Health, community services, private massage therapist

Emergency Framework

911 first call after hours and weekends. Call is shared with Valemount and McBride physicians.

Call Expectations

On-call Friday to Monday: 4:30 pm - 8:30 am. On call for McBride is via telephone from Valmount with nurse in hospital in McBride. Weekend call Friday 1830-Monday 0830

CME Schedule

CME sessions while specialist are on site. Not formal

Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Orthodontic, Rheumatology, Pediatric, Respiratory, Dermatology

EMR Information

EMR System


What training is provided for the EMR System

On site and webinar training.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

All locums welcomed by site manager and COS.


Passwords, keys, face to face, hands on, EMR orientation, direct local physician support, practice support coach.

Social Involvement

Team participates in a number of activities such as dinners, events, organizations. All these details are provided to the locum on site

Clinic Policy

Included in orientation

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

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

Car rentals available within Prince George and at the airport. No rental cars available in Valemount and no public transport.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

Located a few minutes from the clinic

Community Centre

Gym, volleyball, drop in hockey, local yoga and boot camps.

Other Closest Amenities

CIBC Bank, dentist, limited restaurants with opening hours, laundry facilities on site, childcare centre, post office, amazing Swiss bakery. Downhill bike park, groomed snowmobile and cross country ski trails, hiking, Marmot downhill skiing.