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NE UPCC Seeking Family Physicians

We are seeking Family Physicians to join the Northeast Urgent and Primary Care Centre and build a panel of patients in our co-located longitudinal care program.  This position is for a full-service family physician (excluding obstetricshospital, and surgical assist work), primarily providing care in clinic; as needed in client’s homes and outreach settings. The Family Physician will work as part of an interdisciplinary team with a Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, allied health, Medical Office Assistants and more. This is a PCN contracted position co-located within the urgent and primary care centre.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Registered and in good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of B.C.
  • Certification with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC).
  • Medical indemnity coverage with Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA).
  • Experience and commitment to providing primary care for clients with addictions, including ability to effectively prescribe and manage Opioid Agonist Therapy.
  • Demonstrates a high level of clinical skill and competence working with socially complex clients.
  • Previous experience providing culturally safe, trauma informed care to marginalized populations.
  • Experience applying strategies or practices to address social determinants of health and health inequity.

ASSETS

  • Demonstrated experience establishing new clinical services.
  • Fluency in identified non-official languages based on neighbourhood demographics.
  • Interest and commitment in developing and practicing team-based models of care
  • Interest and commitment in pro-active chronic disease management, panel management, QI initiatives to improve client outcomes
  • Awareness of and sensitivity to patients from diverse ethnic backgrounds and/or with diverse cultural beliefs/practices and/or gender/sexual orientation
  • Commitment and interest in serving complex clients

Opportunity Information

Job Type

Permanent

Practice Type

Family Practice

Remuneration

PCN FP Contract Rates

Clinic Type

Walk in Clinic

Start Date

25/05/2022

Job Specifics

Please note that a CV will be required after application.

Clinic Information

Clinic Name

North East Urgent and Primary Care Centre

Community

City Centre

Clinic Address
EMR

Cerner

Other Providers

Nurse Practitioner

Information

NE UPCC is offering a unique and exciting opportunity for interested family physicians to be part of innovating access to primary care in BC. They are seeing patients in a walk-in basis who are triaged by RN’s and then seen by a provider. Each day there is 1 MD and 1 NP on shift, as well as support from MOA’s and SW’s on site. NE UPCC also has linkages to community lab and imaging centers to refer their patients to. Shift hours are 8:00am-4:00pm/2:00pm-10:00pm and 9:00am-5:00pm and there are no on call requirements. They easily accessed by transit.

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