Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty Community Medicine

Role and Facility Information

This clinic is located in the quaint downtown area of Port Coquitlam. Surrounding the clinic are coffee shops, restaurants, and a shopping mall; the area is easily accessible by various public options. The clinic is within close access to a pharmacy, sports medicine clinic, dental offices, a laboratory, a hospital, and other health professionals.

This family practice by appointment is bright, spacious, and environmentally friendly being paperless. The clinic is open from Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 17:00 and they use a call service for after hours. There are 20 examination rooms and two large treatment rooms that are well equipped. To support the physician team on a day to day basis, this clinic has a nurse practitioner, two LPNs, and a cohesive administration team. The onsite LPNs assist in completing the required preparation for patients to contribute to a smoothly executed day.

The physician team is supportive and considers the clinic a teaching facility, often having medical students and residents on-site to grow and strengthen their skills. The clinic has a wide spectrum with regard to patient panel offering an excellent platform for learning. Moreover, two of the members of the physician team are active in obstetrical care which would align nicely for the physicians coming onboard. The split is negotiable and will be discussed with the new team member.

There is a wide range of exposure and knowledge available due to the longitudinal care provided offering a diverse patient panel from newborns to palliative as well as the different medical interests of the team. The team has all been practicing in the clinic for a long time and can offer insight, assistance, and encouragement. They are here to help and want the incoming physicians to know that they can come to them and ask for guidance/assistance at any time. They also believe in pursuing medical interests and would aid in creating an environment for the new doctor to do the same.

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Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service

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Port Coquitlam

Port Coquitlam is located in the lower mainland of British Columbia, a short drive away from Vancouver. With a population of approximately 57,000, Port Coquitlam offers the amenities of a large urban community, while maintaining a small-town feel. Activities enjoyed by residents of Port Coquitlam include hiking, biking, and shopping.

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