Job: Virden Health Centre: Locum Coverage short term

Site Information

Contact Person: Jennifier Hammell

Title: Physician

Facility: Virden Health Centre

Region: Prairie Mountain Health

Practice Setting: 

Address: 480 King Street East [map]
Box 400
VIrden, MB R0M 2C0

Work Phone: 204-748-1230

Work Phone: 204-748-2053


Basic Information

Status: Active

Job Title: Virden Health Centre: Locum Coverage short term

Job Description: 
Physician is needed to fill weekday clinic vacancy April 24 - May 1/2019
Weekend locums required if desired (arrangements to be made with the site and outside of the MLTP programming.

Job Requirements

Start Date: Apr 24, 2019

End Date: May 01, 2019

Medical Specialization: Family Medicine

Schedule Type: Full Time

Normal Work Hours: 0830-1700

Schedule Description: 
MLTP coverage will include daily 8 hour clinic.

Work Environment

Daily Average Patient Volume: 25

Number of Physicians in the practice group: 5

Number of Physicians in local practice available
to provide service during the locum period:

Number of Physicians sharing the call roster: 2

Total number of Physicians in the community: 5

Languages used in practice: English

Will the physician be required to ER: Y

Additional Certification Required: ACLS, ATLS, CMPA, PALS

Type of EMR System: Accuro

Dedicated Computer for Physician Use: N

High Speed Internet: Y

Physician Parking Available: on site

Local ambulance service: Y

Access to Referral Centre by: Road

Referral Centre: Brandon MB

Work Environment Details: 
Virden Medical Associates is busy clinic that has 5 physicians with 4 that cover the 24 hour off site ER call shift. Virden Health Centre has 26 acute care beds and when covering the ER call shifts, you are also on call for 3 PCH facilities in the area.

Travel Accommodation

Access to facility by: Road

Travel Details: Virden is located about 45 minutes West of Brandon. Perimeter air flies from Winnipeg to Brandon Monday- Friday, twice daily and Westjet flies into Brandon from Calgary daily as well.

Accommodation Type: Apartment

Accommodation Details: accomodations could be hotel or an appartment

Local recreation facilities: new skating arena, curling, 3 gym/fitness centres in the community and all your shopping needs


Billing Schedule: Fee for Service

Billing Type: Solo

Billing Procedure: Electronic Billing

Other Remuneration Terms: 

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