Interdisciplinary Community Health Center Looking for Locums

This position is a 0.4-0.6 FTE sub-contract to cover an MD’s leave of absence. Heatley CHC is a family practice made up of an interdisciplinary team of medical professionals that offer
a variety of health and social services in the Downtown East Side including primary care, mental health and addiction services, harm reduction, and specialized care. This group practice consists of 7 MDs and 1 NP, with 4-5 working at a given time. The team also consists of clinical support clerks, RNs and LPNs, peer workers, social workers and counselors. Remuneration is in the form of clinical service subcontract at a generous hourly rate of $172.60!! The clinic is easily accessible by transit and there is access to parking in nearby neighbourhoods. There are a total of 5 exam rooms and any interested care provider would have access to 1 office/exam room during their shift. The average number of patients per day is 10-12, some visits via virtual care. Each half day includes 30 minutes of paid administrative time. There are two requirements: phone on-call duty 1-2 weeks per year and 1-2 weekend shifts per year. This is a VCH CHC and credentialing is required.

EMR: IntraHealth (Profile)

Remuneration: Sessional (hourly rate of $172.60)

Locum Needs: Locum/subcontract coverage September 1 st 2021 – Aug 31 st 2022, partial coverage (for example, 2- 6 month positions would be considered, please get in touch)

Opportunity Information

Job Type


Practice Type

Family Practice


Sessional (hourly rate of $172.60)

Clinic Type

Walk in Clinic

Start Date


End Date


Clinic Information

Clinic Name

Heatley Community Health Centre


Downtown Eastside

Clinic Address

30 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada

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