Campbell River & District

Welcome to the Campbell River & District Division of Family Practice

We represent family physicians in the communities of Campbell River, Oyster River, Quadra Island, Cortes Island, Sayward, and Gold River.

The Division gives physicians an opportunity to work collaboratively with the Health Authority, the FPSC, the Ministry of Health and Doctors of BC to identify local health care needs and develop solutions to meet those needs.


We're Hiring!

The Campbell River & District Division of Family Practice is seeking a Program Coordinator to join our growing team.

Do you have a natural skill for engaging with people? Are you a multi-tasker who thrives on tracking the details? Are you comfortable taking initiative? Do you want to influence positive change for physicians and patients in the Campbell River & District?

If this sounds like you, we'd love to meet you.

Find the full job description here and send your resume to by July 26 at 12:00 noon.


2024-26 Strategic Priorities

The Board of the CRD Division met in December 2023 to set the Division's direction for the next three years. Following a full day of strategic discussions and exercises, a two-page Strategic Plan was created for the Board and Division staff to use as a guide for their work until 2026.

Click the link to review the CRD Division's 2024-26 Strategic Plan.


2022-23 Annual Report

The CRD Division has released its annual report for the 2022-23 fiscal year. It is available for download by clicking the image above.

Some highlights include:

  • A letter from Division Co-Chairs Dr. Jordyn Vanderveen and Pauline Bernard;
  • An introduction to our new Board Directors: Dr. Sameena Shah & Dr. Sarah Wong;
  • A letter from Executive Director Dawn Hamilton;
  • An introduction to our new Division & PCN staff; and
  • An overview of what was achieved during the fiscal year.





The 2023 awards celebration was held on Sept. 16 at the Maritime Heritage Centre.
Congratulations to all of nominees and winners and thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate your colleagues and friends — it was a wonderful evening.




If you need a family physician or nurse practitioner, the Campbell River and District Primary Care Network can help. Register with the Health Connect Registry online or by calling 811! Once registered, you will be contacted by your Primary Care Network team when a family physician or nurse practitioner is available.

NOTE: Access to a physician or nurse practitioner in Campbell River and District will be limited by the number of providers accepting patients. In the meantime, if you need care now, please consider accessing the emergency services at our local Campbell River area hospital or visit our list of community health and social service programs.