Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Great family medicine opportunity in Salmon Arm, in the beautiful Shuswap Lake country! Join two experienced and supportive physicians! Our young clinic has EMR and is located in the Wal Mart building. We provide family medicine, low risk obstetrics and urgent care. Obstetrics care is optional for new physician. We provide a blended family practice/walk in model of care with advanced access scheduling system. Your work schedule will be negotiable and you will build your practice quickly. Currently, preceptor opportunities exist, if interested, for Nurse Practitioners or for physicians with experience, for IMG's in the Practice Ready Assessment program in BC. In addition to fee for service, income is derived from GPSC incentives for residential and inpatient care as well as from rural incentives (details for rural incentives below).

The Salmon Arm area offers year round activities, hiking, biking, skiing, hockey, watersports and your physician colleagues are very lifestyle focused. Privileges are at Shuswap Lake General Hospital.



Compensation Type
Estimated Remuneration
$300-350,000 estimated average income
Physician Overhead
competitive split; please enquire

Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
Retention Flat Fee
Relocation Funding Available
$15,000 Max
Recruitment Incentive
$10,000 (prorated if not full time)
Other Benefits/Incentives
In addition to the above, you are also eligible for Rural CME funding to maximum of $4,400/year after 4 years of practice. Current rural incentive rates are confirmed at the time of offer and are subject to change.

Live and work in BC

Salmon Arm

Situated in a lush valley on the shores of beautiful Shuswap Lake, the city of Salmon Arm is the economic hub of the Shuswap Lakes region. Panoramic lake views, rolling farmland and forested mountains attract visitors from around the world as does Salmon Arm’s wide variety of recreational activities. From hiking to boating, to the annual Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival, there is no shortage of activities for enjoying a fun-filled lifestyle in this family-friendly community.

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