Saint-André-Avellin

 

LOCATION
The Petite-Nation CLSC, which includes an emergency stabilization service and the Family Medicine Group (GMF) is located in St-André-Avellin, in the heart of La Petite-nation in the Outaouais region. At only 1h30 from Montreal, it is a stimulating rural setting where everyone can experience the many attractions nearby, including the Omega Park, the Papineau trail accessible right next to the CLSC, the trails of the Black Mountain in Ripon, the Château Montebello and its charms, the beaches of Lac-Simon and Lac-des-Plages. Winter activities such as skiing, snowshoeing and dog-sledding are available all season long. Activities such as swimming, river rafting and hiking are available during the summer months. There are also local micro-breweries, a chocolate factory and several cheese factories that will delight the gourmets.

CAPACITY
One (1) trainee per period

LENGTH OF ROTATION
One (1) month

LANGUAGE
Spoken: French, English is useful
Charting: French
Spoken by population: French, some English

CLINICAL EXPOSURE AND LEARNING EXPERIENCES

Rotation primarily done in stabilization emergency clinic for the year 2019-2020. Clinical exposure of trainees includes mainly:

  • Assessment and emergency care, with a high volume of consultations
  • Diversified minor procedures including: 
    • Lacerations
    • Abcess drainage
    • Onychectomy
    • Infilitration
    • Réduction de luxation / Dislocation reduction
  • Diversified clientele and various problems
  • Trainees may participate in CHSLD rounds and home care

TYPE OF LODGING

  • Lodging is provided by the establishment, and is located close to the clinic.
  • Trainees are lodged in a "Shared Apartment". Trainees have a private room and share common gender neutral areas (bathroom, kitchen, living room).
  • Lodging may be available as of the evening before the rotation.
  • Trainees are expected at the CLSC at 8:30am on the first day of their rotation.

It is important that everyone does their share to keep all common areas clean and safe at any time.

ACCOMMODATION COMMODITIES
All accommodations are non-smoking environments.

Full kitchen:

Fully equipped

Television set, cable:

Supplied

Washer and dryer:

Supplied

Internet Access:

Available (wireless): bring your laptop

Telephone:

Long distance calls forbidden

Linens:

Supplied

Visitors:

Not Allowed

Pets:

Not Allowed

Parking:

Available

A car is mandatory for this rotation. Depending on the location of their base teaching site, each trainee receives a stipend to help pay for transportation costs. Trainees must make their own travel arrangements.

NOTE: For all students making their own arrangements. All students will be required to attend a mandatory Progress Test at the end of each block. PLEASE do not make any travel arrangements before confirming the exact date of your test.


TRAVELING BY CAR
Please get directions from your home with a mobile mapping application such as Google Maps.

Contact Us

CLSC de la Petite-Nation
Service des urgences de stabilisation
14 rue St-André,
Saint-André-Avellin, QC J0V 1W0

Contact for trainees :

evegodin [at] gmail.com (Marie-Eve Godin), MD responsible for continuing education
819-983-7341
Home: 819-986-3387

Supervisors:
Marie-Ève Godin
Sylvie Charbonneau