Emerald Lake Yukon

GP-Oncology Locum Needed

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Position Overview: We are seeking a skilled and compassionate General Practitioner Oncologist to locum in Whitehorse for 4-8 weeks this summer.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong background in general practice with specialized training and experience in oncology. As a GP Oncologist, you will play a key role in providing personalized care to patients with cancer, collaborating with multidisciplinary teams, and participating in the development and implementation of innovative treatment plans.

Clinic Hours:

  • Monday-Thursday - seeing 5-10 patients per day
  • Remunerated by an hourly rate of $256.87/hour


  • Conducting thorough assessments and evaluations of patients with suspected or diagnosed cancer.
  • Developing comprehensive treatment plans tailored to the individual needs of patients, considering factors such as diagnosis, stage of cancer, and patient preferences.
  • Providing ongoing monitoring, follow-up care, and support to patients undergoing cancer treatment.
  • Collaborating closely with oncologists, surgeons, and other healthcare professionals to ensure coordinated and integrated care.
  • Educating patients and their families about treatment options, and supportive care services.


  • Qualified as a GPO in Canada and eligible to obtain licensure in the Yukon Territory.
  • Ideally famailliar with BCCA systems
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and teamwork abilities.
  • Commitment to providing patient-centered care with empathy and compassion.
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic healthcare environment.


  • Reimbursement Package: Travel, accommodations, and licensing expenses are reimbursed to ensure a hassle-free experience.
  • Onboarding Assistance: Our dedicated locum recruiter is here to provide assistance with onboarding, ensuring a smooth transition into the practice.
    • A detailed orientation will be offered morning of first day and provided by our incredible nurses/unit clerk.
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Eligible for locum support


Working at Parhelion allows you to practice full service family medicine under a supportive environment. The staff is always helpful, friendly and a joy to be around. – Dr. Navi Rhattan

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YukonDocs is a part of the Yukon Medical Association (YMA) and was created in December 2021 to combat the Physician and Locum recruitment challenges the Yukon Territory is facing. YukonDocs role is to market both short-term and permanent opportunities across the Yukon to prospective Family Physicians and Specialties.