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locum Physician - Family Practice at Clinic
Tofino, British Columbia
Job ID: 5069

Family Practice

Come and experience a rewarding practice experience and West Coast lifestyle! We have a full time locum opportunity for a Family Physician to provide primary care services in scenic Tofino and neighbouring Ahousaht. The practice consists of three days/week at the clinic and offers a mixed family practice comprised of patients from all walks of life. The other one day/week – travel by float plane or boat to Ahousaht – a First Nations community on Flores Island north of Tofino in the heart of Clayoquot Sound. The holistic health care centre offers a family practice clinic in close affiliation with local services including community nursing, counselling and child, youth and family development services. The Tofino General Hospital provides emergency and inpatient services (no elective obstetrics). Six Family Physicians in Tofino and Ucluelet provide 1:6 on-call services to the small emergency department. Primary referral centres are West Coast General Hospital in Port Alberni and Nanaimo Regional General Hospital, and visiting specialists provide services to the local area. Assistance in sourcing local accommodation will be provided.

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3 Days/week at Medical Clinic, Tofino 1 Days/week at Holistic Centre

Additional Comments
Hospital Privileges – required
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) – mandatory
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) – mandatory
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) – desired
Emergency Experience – desired

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This vacancy was last refreshed on on May 18, 2018.

Last Mirrored
This vacancy was mirrored to from on May 20, 2018.

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Physician - Family Practice
British Columbia
Employment Type
Family Practice. Come and experience a rewarding practice experience and West Coast lifestyle! We have a full time lo...
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Fee for Service, MOCAP for 1:6 on-call services
Compensation Type: Fee-for-Service 
Billing / Overhead Split
Overhead: To be discussed 
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
Other Incentives: May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary
Agreement (RSA) including: 16.28% Fee Premium on Fee-for-Service billings 
Qualification Requirements
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) (Mandatory), Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) (Mandatory), Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) (Mandatory), Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSBC) License (Full), Canadian College of Family Practitioners (CCFP) (Mandatory), Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) (Mandatory), Emergency Experience (Desired), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PAL) (Desired) 
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Published on 2018-02-05
Edited on 2018-02-05