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RGPLP - General Practitioner needed for Chase Medical Clinic

Role and Facility Information

Family practice in Chase BC. Minimum of 5 days coverage but any 5 days are available. Dr Barnard will be gone for the full 5 weeks.


Eligible for Enhanced Skills Stipend

Coverage Information

Coverage Dates - Flexible

Nov 27 2023 to Dec 29 2023
Regular Scheduled Office Hours
Mon- Fri 8 am- 4 pm, ER is optional not necessary
Yes No
On-Call Date(s) / Hours
Mon- Fri 8-3 1 in 3 rotation. ER is optional not required.

About the Clinic

Clinic Description

Clinic Composition

3 family practitioners, 1 Nurse practitioner, office manager, MOAs, Mental Health clinician

Local Resources

Lab, Xray, ECG, home care , public health, immunization clinic, dietician, diabetic nurse educator, adult day center program, mental health counselors, addictions counselor, pharmacy, mammography van, chiropractor, physiotherapy, exercise programs

Emergency Framework

Ambulance including Air Ambulance services.

Call Expectations

1:3 Emergency day coverage only 8am- 3 pm Monday to Friday. Not necessary to cover ER during locum.

CME Schedule


Visiting Specialist/Consultant Information

Tertiary center 45 minutes away. Visiting general surgery, and visiting internal medicine specialists. Some videoconferencing of specialists available as well.

EMR Information

EMR System

CHR/ Input Health

What training is provided for the EMR System

1-2 hours orientation with office manager and office staff. Training videos available from EMR ahead of time if wanted. Physician orientation for ER and quick reference binder available to locums.

Level of Support/Care and Policy

Welcoming Procedures

Locums are warmly welcomed to our community. They are encouraged to join local events.


1-2 hours EMR and clinic orientation with office manager and office staff. Physician orients locum to ER. Quick reference binder available for locum.

Social Involvement

All social events scheduled involve locums who wish to participate. Golf tournaments, corn stock, community parades, Christmas parties, social lunches, potlucks, and more.

Clinic Policy

Policy binder available on site. Narcotics contracts, new patient intake forms and pharmanet consents.

Accommodation and Transportation

The clinic does not provide accommodation.

Accommodation Description

Please contact the LRBC to help you book government rates accommodations.

Most Convenient Mode of Transportation

Fly via Air Canada Jazz, Central Mountain Air and WestJet.

Car rentals via Avis, Hertz and Budget are located at the airport.

Closest Amenities

Grocery Store

2 local grocery stores within the community.

Community Centre

Yes with Gym - Other activities to do include: Curling rink, Pool Hall, Golfing, Hiking, biking, swimming. Go to Quaaout Lodge and have access to gym.

Other Closest Amenities

Credit union and BOM, Pharmacy, post office, Curling Arena, skating arena, summer kids pool, skate park, play grounds, beach access and wharf, boat rentals, hiking, biking, swimming, gym, pool hall, golfing.