This clinic is located near the downtown core of New Westminster and across the street from Royal Columbian Hospital and the Sapperton Skytrain station. There are plenty of amenities surrounding the area including restaurants, coffee shops, grocery stores, and daycares. In addition, there is a pharmacy, outpatient lab, and x-ray services all within a block for easy patient access.
This busy well-established family practice has been running for over 25 years. It operates by appointment with same-day appointments and a typical three-day wait for non-urgent bookings. Their EMR is Oscar. The clinic’s hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Physician schedules vary throughout operating hours. The split is based on the number of hours the physician works in the clinic. The clinic shares phone-based after-hours care on a rotating schedule.
This clinic has a tight-knit team that promotes collaboration and an open atmosphere where physicians are supported. Moreover, there is a strong team of MOAs as well as a primary care nurse for homebound patient support and social worker to assist in day to day practice. This clinic also has a registered nurse. The physician team has a wide variety of medical interests including residential care, maternity, surgical assists, mental health, addictions care, and more. This acts as a very exciting platform for additional physicians coming on board to have the opportunity to learn about different areas.
This clinic believes in practicing medicine “the right way” and as a team. They are passionate about providing good care. They assist and help each other on a daily basis and are used to fostering an environment of learning, as they are a UBC teaching clinic. They love being able to give back to the community and aid new doctors by providing resources, support, and assistance in any way possible.
Both PCN Contract and fee for service are available.