Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

The new physician will be working in a modern community clinic administered by the Quadra Island Health Society and working arrangements are very flexible as existing physician wishes to reduce hours. A full time NP also works at the office. A phlebotomy service attends twice weekly from Campbell River Hospital. ECGs and Holters are on site. Well stocked emergency treatment room and visiting CPN. No out of hours call as paramedics service the Island 24/7. Pharmacy and one other medical office is also present on the Island.

Start Date

January 2022

Community Information

Quadra Island, located off the east coast of Vancouver Island in the heart of the Discovery Islands, is surrounded by some of the most spectacular scenery in the world.

Quadra has a winter population of about 3,000 swelling in the summer to close to 5,000 people. There is a vibrant Kwakiutl village of Cape Mudge People on Quadra who make their living from fishing, fish processing, aquaculture as well as forestry. Many professionals reside on Quadra Island and work in Campbell River, a 10 minute ferry ride away. There is a local school for Kindergarten to Grade 5 and marvelous daycare and preschool programs as well as a vibrant arts community, small organic farms and two vineyards.

Situated in the center of an absolutely pristine outdoor recreational area, there is an active ecotourism industry focused on fishing, hiking, mountain biking and kayaking. Quadra Island is the ideal location for the outdoor enthusiast!

Request Info

Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Estimated Remuneration
Fee-for-Service
Physician Overhead
annual fixed fee , around 25% of income

Benefits and Incentives

May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
9.98%
Retention Flat Fee
$10,029
Relocation Funding Available
$up to $15,000
Recruitment Incentive
$10,000
Other Benefits/Incentives
Rural CME starting at $2,200/annum after two years in community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400 after 4 years. Rural GP Locum Program provides $900/day to locum physician with 33 days/annum locum coverage to resident physician.
Request Info

Live and work in BC

Quadra Island

Quadra Island lies in the Strait of Georgia between Vancouver Island and the mainland coast of British Columbia. Just a 10-minute ferry ride from downtown Campbell River, Quadra Island offers a quiet, rural lifestyle set amidst spectacular coastal scenery. Ancient stone drawings mark the high-tide line at Wa-Wa-Kai Beach, Petroglyph Road and Francisco Point, each offering an intimate look at a place largely untouched by modern times. The serene beauty of Quadra Island’s countless bays and inlets has captured the imaginations of local fishers, boaters and tourists alike.

Similar Jobs in the region

TOP