Campbell River and District Division of Family Practice

Practice Medicine

The Campbell River and District Division of Family Practice was formed in August 2013 and represents family practitioners throughout the Strathcona Region - Campbell River, Quadra Island, Cortes Island, Gold River, Oyster River and Sayward.

Campbell River is located at the 50th parallel on the east coast of Vancouver Island.  We are situated at the start of Discovery Passage, which is midpoint on the island and at the beginning of the famous Inside Passage.  The majestic mountains of Vancouver Island are at our back door and from our front door, you can see the Rocky Mountains on the mainland.  We are the third largest city on the island, with a population of more than 37,000.  The living and working regional population is approximately 60,000. 

Our city offers eco-adventures and internationally renowned salmon fishing; skiing at Mount Washington; golfing; fine dining; community festivals; parks; biking and walking trails for all ages and abilities.  Choosing Campbell River and District is choosing a life balanced between work and leisure - on a mountain top, at the ocean or anything in between.  It is a lifestyle choice!

The Campbell River and District Division of Family Practice works closely with Health Match BC.  Health Match BC is an excellent free health recruitment service for Canadian and internationally trained physicians looking for job opportunities within our region.  


  Download the full Welcome Package.pdf package that provides both professional and area information.
City of Campbell River - 2016 Community Profile


Quick Links

​Below are just a few resources available to assist you in finding Job Opportunities and researching the Campbell River area. 

·        ​​​Health Match BC

·        VIHA - Medical Affairs

·        ​​​Island Docs

·        College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC

·        Canadian Medical Protective Association

·        ​Family Medicine Residency Program

·        Campbell River Airport

·        BC Ferries - Quadra and Cortes

.        For Everything That`s Community Health (FETCH) Campbell River

 

Questions, additional resources and support, please do not hesitate to contact the Campbell River and District Office:   Sadie Mack 250-286-7100 ext. 67208;  Christine Colbert (250-897-2358)  or  Julie Collis (250-203-9980) 
 


Locum Resources 

Please contact Julie Collis at 250-203-9980 or campbellriver.admin@divisionsbc.ca to add or inquire about physician recruitment, locum opportunities or accommodation listings for locums.  

Locum opportunities within the Division are posted on the CASPR (Canadian Association of Staff Physician Recruiters) website, locums.ca, and are circulated as part of the Vancouver Island Recruitment & Retention Strategy.

Below is a template form available for use by the recruiting physician or locum:

Locum Information Template: Locum Information.doc