LOCUM OPPORTUNITY IN KITSILANO
$100 per hour
Start Date October 06, 2019
End Date January 17, 2020
The schedule is entirely flexible during an assignment however, the ideal candidate would be available a minimum of two half days per week. The assignments available are for one week and best suited for potential candidates who would be available two or three half days for four hours each clinic.
We have a number of short term locum opportunities available through to January 2020.
Our single physician family practice is located in Kitsilano. Our practice is varied, with a patient range of youngsters to geriatrics. One of the major focuses of our practice is geriatric medicine with home visits and facility visits. Locums interested in covering this aspect of the practice would be ideal but it is understood that it is not required. Locum assignments are available October 6 to October 13, 2019, November 17 to December 1, 2019 and January 10 to January 17, 2020.
On-Call/After Hour Requirements
There are no after hours or call requirements. However, locums interested in visiting nursing homes would be an asset.
Locums with an interest in geriatric medicine and nursing home visits would be an asset but not required. The primary locum assignment would be to provide continuity of care to the current patient base in an attempt to avoid walk in clinic and emergency room visits. Patients are often much more comfortable having the ability of visit a locum during their primary care physician's absence.
Our office is located in a trendy fashionable neighborhood on the West side of Vancouver in Kitsilano. Our office feels one of the best features and perks of our locale is our neighbor Thomas Haas, one of Vancouver's most notable chocolatiers - who does not enjoy treating themselves to good chocolate!
We are a single family physician practice with one full time and one part time MOA who are always happy to help. Our office is a cozy intimate space which hopefully will make you feel comfortable.
Our practice uses Osler software.
We are located in the heart of Kitsilano, a vibrant and trendy neighborhood. We are close to a large chain grocery store and pharmacy, green grocers, boutiques, coffee/tea bars, bakeries, a variety of ethnic restaurants/cafes/bistros, wine shop, local community centre, public library and a multitude of amenities and retailers. Because our office is located in a very central neighborhood and our locum assignment is flexible and part time, this allows one to maximize personal, business and family time through the work day.
Our locum assignments offer an hourly rate of $100.00.
Incentives & Guaranteed Minimums
Our locum assignments offer a guaranteed $100.00 hourly for each 3 to 4 hour shift. Because our assignments are short term, the locum can expect for each 3 to 4 hour shift (half day), $300.00 to $400.00 per half day, a minimum of twice a week. A third 3 to 4 hour shift may be possible.
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