Family Practice

Island Health - Courtenay, BC (30+ days ago)

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8 physician group clinic on Intrahealth EMR for almost 10 years
A Family practice with older adult care but some children and infants
Nursing home patients as well
Hospital care available but not required (about 50 % of the local family practice physicians are still providing in hospital care continuity)
OB can be available but not required


May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:

Recruitment Incentive - $10,000; Fee Premium - 6.93%; Annual Flat Fee - $6,968; Rural CME starting at $2,200/annum in years 3 & 4 in the community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400/annum after 4 years

Start Date

Between April and October

Community Information

Beautiful growing community with many recreational opportunities (boat, ski, hike, fish, golf) but also many community theatre groups and festivals.

New 150+ bed hospital with all the core specialties such as Orthopedics, Internal Medicine (Intensivist, Respirology, Gastroenterology, Dermatology and part time Neurology), Urology, OB/Gynecology, Midwives, General Surgery, Ophthalmology, ENT, Pediatrics and Psychiatry.

Active Division of Family practice in the community and Physician Society in the hospital
Local airport with West jet and Air Canada connections
Many employment opportunities for family members
3 High schools and many elementary schools