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Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Medical Clinic is a thoughtfully designed new space located across from the hospital. The exam rooms are large and feature art by Vancouver Island artists. The clinic is set up to provide basic family practice procedures including IUD insertions, endometrial biopsies, skin biopsies and nexplanon insertions.

The clinic has excellent front desk staff with good communication skills. The team maintains strong connections with the hospital and other community organizations which enables them to advocate on their patients’ behalf. The physicians work hard to build relationships and practice integrity. They use a compassionate patient-centred approach. The physicians are responsive and collaborative when it comes to the care of their patients.

Community Information

The Comox Valley is one of the fastest growing communities in BC, and with good reason. We have all the amenities, business and conveniences of a larger centre, but with the perks - community feel, lack of traffic, free parking! - of a smaller town.

This region has endless opportunities for outdoor exploration and recreation, and boasts truly incredible natural beauty, to be enjoyed all year long.

The rapid growth of this area brings with it a real vitality, as well as an ever-growing list of progressive businesses, such as craft breweries, boutiques, restaurants, allied health clinics and more.

Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Physician Overhead
$3000/month which is 10-19% of MSP billings

Benefits and Incentives

May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
6.93%
Retention Flat Fee
$7,977
Recruitment Incentive
$up to $10,000
Other Benefits/Incentives
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 - $7,977.42; Rural CME starting at $2,200/annum in year 3&4 in community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400/annum after 4 years.

Live and work in BC

Courtenay

The city of Courtenay is located in the north central region of Vancouver Island amidst a beautiful agricultural landscape. Named after a local river, it is the urban centre of the Comox Valley and is home to one of the most charming downtown streetscapes on Vancouver Island. As one of Canada’s fastest growing communities, Courtenay offers a wide range of services and amenities. Its location in one of Canada’s finest four-season playgrounds creates opportunities for outdoor activities galore including swimming, boating, fishing, golfing, skiing and sailing.

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