Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Opportunity for a Family Physician to join a collegial group of 6 diverse family physicians and become an associate of a well-established, full service family practice in recently renovated offices. There is the added opportunity to provide hospital in-patient care in consultation with an excellent cadre of local specialists, and associated on-call responsibilities (1 in 6 weekends).

Opportunities for teaching and practicing obstetrics, if desired, are [also] available. No Emergency Room shifts are required. Full EMR (Med-Access).

The associate group and staff at Valley Medical Clinic provide a very supportive environment for any new recruit.

Start Date

As soon as possible

Community Information

Duncan, located within the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, enjoys Canada's most favourable climate, allowing for year-round sailing, fishing, hiking and golfing. Lush countryside surrounds scenic coastal villages and charming inland communities. Housing is affordable and public education is complemented by renowned local private schools. Victoria, only 45 minutes away, offers excellent cultural, educational and recreational opportunities. Mount Washington Ski Resort boasts the largest annual snowfall and is 3 hours north.

Request Info

Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Physician Overhead
Fixed amount

Benefits and Incentives

May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
4.2%
Retention Flat Fee
$4,223
Recruitment Incentive
$10,000
Other Benefits/Incentives
Rural CME starting of $2,200/annum in years 3 & 4, to a maximum of $4,400 after 4 years in the community.
Request Info

Live and work in BC

Duncan

Known as the “City of the Totems,” the community of Duncan takes pride in its rich First Nations heritage. Over 75 totem poles embellish the townscape, along with fascinating cultural artifacts. Duncan is located in the Cowichan region in the south central part of Vancouver Island and is a supply and service hub for the area. It is home to some of British Columbia’s newest vineyards that grow amidst rolling hillsides and country lanes.

Similar Jobs in the region

TOP