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Ministry of Health

Rural General Practitioner Locum Program

This program assists General Practitioners (GPs) in small rural communities, with seven or fewer physicians, to obtain locums for vacation relief and Continuing Medical Education (CME) purposes.

In the Rural General Practitioner Locum Program (RGPLP) (PDF 191K) policy document, you will find information on eligibility for host physicians and locums, responsibilities, how to complete a locum request, claims submission, payment, and reporting and monitoring requirements.

Host Physicians

Locum Physicians