Thurso Training



 

General Information

LOCATION
The clinic is located in Thurso in the Outaouais Region. Thurso is the native town of the famous Hockey Player Guy Lafleur. The city was build for the exploitation of the Thurso Pulp and Paper, which is still active. Many outdoors activities are available mainly in the National Park de Plaisance (hiking, biking, swimming, kayak, etc.).

CAPACITY
One (1) trainee per period

LENGTH OF ROTATION
One (1) month

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

CLINICAL EXPOSURE AND LEARNING EXPERIENCES

Rotation primarily done in a clinical setting. Clinical exposure of trainees includes mainly:

  • Minor Procedures
  • Home care visits
  • Prenatal/Postnatal Care

Lodging (To be confirmed)

  • 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).
  • Trainees are expected at the Clinic 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:

Refrigerator; Microwave; Stove; Dishes; Utensils; Cookware

Television set, cable:

Not provided

Washer and dryer:

Supplied

Internet Access:

Available (wireless): bring your laptop.

Telephone:

Long distance calls forbidden

Linens:

Supplied

Visitors:

Not allowed

Pets:

Not allowed

Deposit for keys:

None

Parking:

Available

Transportation

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.


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

Contact Us


GMF DE LA BASSE-LIÈVRE – CLINIQUE MÉDICALE DE THURSO
156 Rue Galipeau
Thurso QC J0X 3B0

Contact for trainees:
ladouceur.nancy [at] gmail.com (Nancy Ladouceur), Inf.
819-985-3080

Supervisors:
Jean Boucher
Frankly Chevrin
Josiane Tshibumbu