Job Location Urban
333 Brooksbank Ave - Park and Tilford Shopping Center, 333 Brooksbank Ave, North Vancouver
North Vancouver
British Columbia, Canada V7J 3S8

PARK AND TILFORD MEDICAL CLINIC , NORTH VANCOUVER, BC

Shift

General Practice

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Shift

Salary 0020c4bd3d7fdf5a4ec3960c5ad50244234b730dc6bd75645bf8e4011e08dbcb

65% ( +$1000)

Schedule Description

Seven day a week well established long term clinic in community. Large percentage of patients have GP's and most MD's working in clinic have their own practice. Monday to Friday 9-1:00, 1:00-5:30 and 5:30 to 9 PM. Saturday, Sunday and holidays 9:00-1:30 and 1:30-6:00 PM. Repeatedly voted people's choice award via newspaper surveys as BEST CLINIC on North Shore

Flexibility

Open shifts immediately available and on going; book November for entire year proceeding .

Job Specifics

Job Details

ONE OF THE ORIGINAL WALK IN CLINIC CLINICS IN BC AND STILL RUNNING STRONG WITH LONG TERM ESTABLISHED RELATIONSHIP WITH COMMUNITY. CATCHMENT AREA HAS EXTENDED WELL BEYOND NORTH SHORE AND CERTAINLY EAST VANCOUVER, BURNABY AND DOWNTOWN POPULATION IS WELL REPRESENTED, AS WELL LARGE NUMBER OF PATIENTS WHO WORK DURING DAYS LOCALLY. OUR ORIGINAL MANDATE WAS TO RESPOND TO THE OVER FLOW NEEDS OF OUR ER COLLEAGUES AT LIONS GATE HOSPITAL. WE WERE ASKED TO OPEN AN "URGENT CARE AFTER HOURS CLINIC". THIS HAS ALWAYS BEEN OUR APPROACH AND IRONICALLY THIS IS THE DIRECTION THE GOVERNMENT ONCE AGAIN IS FLOWING TOWARD WITH WALK IN CLINICS. OUR FACILITY HAS 5 ROOMS WHICH THE ONE PHYSICIAN WORKING HAS ACCESS TO DURING EACH SHIFT , INCLUDING A MINOR TREATMENT ROOM . WE ARE COMPUTERIZED AND SCAN TO COMPUTER CHARTS ALL "VISIT" FORMS WHICH ARE HANDWRITTEN BY DOCTORS. WE HAVE LONG FOUND THIS THE BEST PROCESS IN A WALK IN CLINIC SETTING AND REDUCES THE WASTED TIME NAVIGATING COMPUTER PROGRAMS AND CONCERNS REGARDING SECURITY AND PASSWORDS , ETC. OUR PHYSICIANS HAVE WORKED VERY LONG TERM AT THE CLINIC, ENJOY THE STAFF AND CAMARADERIE AND FRANKLY ARE PROUD TO BE ASSOCIATED WITH WHAT HAS ALWAYS BEEN ONE OF THE "GOLD STANDARDS" BY WHICH MOST CLINICS ARE COMPARED.

On-Call/After Hour Requirements

VERY WELL ESTABLISHED WORKING GROUP FOR OVER 20 YEARS WITH MOST PHYSICIANS HAVING PRACTICES AND MOST PATIENTS HAVING GP'S; HAS FILLED THAT NEED AND GAP FOR DECADES BETWEEN ER, PHYSICIANS IN COMMUNITY , VISITORS AND UNATTACHED PATIENTS. WILL NOT EVEN SAY THE USUAL "b" WORD ( BUSY), BUT NO NEED FOR MINIMUM. USUAL 65 % SPLIT. NO ON CALL . EACH SHIFT PHYSICIANS REVIEW AND SIGN OFF ON ALL INCOMING LAB AND REPORTS. EXCELLENT OFFICE MANAGER FULL TIME ON SITE ( ANA) AND SUPERB GROUP OF LONG TERM MOA'S. USE HAND WRITTEN FORM ON EACH PATIENT WITH ALL DATA ENTERED BY COMPUTER AND ALLERGIES AND MEDS, THEN SCANNED INTO PATIENT COMPUTER CHART. CAN BE RECOVERED AT ANY TIME AT DISCRETION OF ATTENDING PHYSICIAN. NO COMPUTER TO SLOW MD DOWN! THIS HAS WORKED VERY WELL FOR US FOR YEARS. RECENT AGING OF MD GROUP AND SEVERAL UNFORTUNATE ILLNESSES AMONG PHYSICIANS NECESSITATED THIS FIRST EVER NEED TO RECRUIT YOUNGER PHYSICIANS FOR HOPEFULLY SHORT AND LONG TERM RELATIONSHIP WITH THE CLINIC. PLEASE CALL MYSELF FOR CHAT AND MANY MORE DETAILS.. CLINIC HAS THE ABILITY TO OFFER SHORT TERM PICK UP OF SHIFTS BUT ALSO WELL IN ADVANCED BOOKINGS AND WE ENCOURAGE ACTIVE SWAPPING OF SHIFTS FOR BENEFIT OF ALL DOCTORS......
CHEERS

Qualifications

BC LICENCE REQUIRED, ACLS AND ATLS IS NOT REQUIRED BUT MOST PHYSICIANS HAVE COMPLETED IN PAST. NO ECG ON PREMISE BUT DEFIBRILLATOR, AIRWAY AND EMERGENCY KIT OF COURSE ON SITE AND AVAILABLE

Perks

65% SPLIT WITH VIRTUAL 100 % RECOVERY OF BILLINGS.
PLEASANT PATIENT POPULATION , RARE LANGUAGE BARRIER, GOOD ABILITY TO BOTH ACCESS SPECIALIST PHYSICIANS , HEALTH CARE RESOURCES, AND REFER BACK TO OWN GP IN LARGE NUMBER OF SCENARIOS. MINIMAL PAPER WORK !
ABILITY TO LARGELY WORK "WHEN " AND "HOW MUCH" YOU WANT TO , MORE OR LESS

Work Environment

Office Environment

PRACTICE IN STAND ALONE BUILDING AT PARK AND TILFORD SHOPPING CENTER; TWO PHARMACIES; ABILITY TO REDIRECT PATIENTS WHEN BUSY AND WAIT TIMES LONGER TO MOVIE THEATER OR SHOPPING. WE DISCOURAGE PATIENTS TO SIT AND WAIT AND GET IRRITATED AND ENCOURAGE THEM TO ACCESS WAIT TIMES ON LINE , SIGN IN AND NOT FEAR LOSING THEIR PLACE IN CUE. HAPPIER PATIENTS, HAPPIER CLINIC STAFF, HAPPIER PHYSICIAN.
WE HAVE ALWAYS TREATED OUR STAFF VERY WELL AND ARE PROUD AT HOW MANY STAFF HAVE STAYED LONGTERM WITH US . BLEND OF YOUNGER AN MORE MATURE MOA'S WELL TRAINED AND GREAT WITH PATIENTS AND MD'S .

Systems

COMPUTER ACCESS, PHARMANET

Community/Neighbourhood

NORTH VANCOUVER IS A GREAT PLACE TO RAISE A FAMILY , PRACTICE, SOCIALIZE, AND RARE FOR A DOCTOR TO MOVE AWAY

Compensation

Estimated Renumeration - 65% ( +$1000)
Type - Fee For Service

Payment Frequency: Monthly

Payment Terms

65% OF 30-50 Patient volume shifts with higher extra billing from significant number of wcb, icbc, minor surgeries, drivers medicals , and out of country patient visits. Virtual 100 % recovery by office staff. physician can expect $900 to $1200 per shift. We did away with minimum as never was needed ! Payment mid month for previous month work.

Incentives & Guaranteed Minimums

No complex care fees billed and rare 0120 , 0101 billings.
No minimum, as never needed!

Other Details

References

CRAIG BERGSTROM - DOCTORB@SHAW.CA

John Maynard -

Frank Bugeja -

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