Central Okanagan Division of Family Practice

Physician Opportunities

The Central Okanagan Division membership was surveyed to better understand the needs of our local physicians and their clinics. We gathered information on when physicians are considering retirement from their practices.

 

Current Opportunities

This information is now kept by the Division and can be shared with physicians looking for opportunities. Please connect with us via email (mmclean@divisionsbc.ca) to inquire regarding positions in the Central Okanagan 

  • 30 clinics have expressed interest in splitting or adding a GP (immediately and within 2-4 years)
  • Most clinics in the Central Okanagan are looking for locum relief through the year.

 

Open Opportunities:

 

MountainValley Medical Clinic – (Kelowna) IHA 7048

New clinic in the heart of downtown Kelowna.  Looking for 1 more physician to join.  Newly renovated space with 2 other physicians currently working.  EMR is Med-Access, very low overhead, excellent staff, clinic is on the corner of Ellis Street and Hwy 97. 

 

Bluebird Medical Clinic – Dr. Solly Motsiri (Kelowna)

A Family Practitioner is looking for 2 Family Practitioners to join him in a new Medical Clinic

with a Walk In. This excellent opportunity is in the Mission area of Kelowna. The office has state of the art Lenovo computers with Intrahealth EMR. The consultations rooms have windows that give beautiful views of the surroundings. The front desk staff are friendly, experienced and professional. No Hospital or Obstetrics obligations. Cross cover for out of hours will be 1 in 3 weeks. The doctors will fill up with patients very quickly because of the high need which has been exacerbated by retiring doctors in the area. Contact the office for details on a very competitive split on offer.

 

Pandosy Village Medical Clinic – (Kelowna) IHA 7052

Dr. Leanne Armstrong is pleased to announce the opening of a Public/Private Family Practice at the newly built Sopa Square in the desirable area of Pandosy Village. With a spa like atmosphere, the clinic is built with patient and physician comfort in mind, with five large examination rooms, quartz countertops, and naturally lit, kitchen, work, and lounge area for physicians. The clinic will provide full MSP benefits with the addition of services not considered benefits under MSP such as booking privileges, snowbird, and executive medicals, cosmetic lesion removals etc. If you are familiar with MedAccess, a people person, and want to work smarter, not longer hours ensuring that your patients get the care they need and want in a luxury atmosphere.

 

PRIME Medical – (Kelowna) – IHA 7043

PRIME is an integrated fitness, health, nutrition and rehabilitation center, recruiting full and part time primary care physicians for our new multi-disciplinary, five-story building, which started June 2019.

Our 5,600 sq. ft. clinic consists of 14 private treatment rooms, 3 private offices, a board room and staff room. More information can be seen on our website: https://www.primekelowna.ca/en/c/prime-medical.333

Our facility is comprised of:

 

Athletic and public Gym, Physiotherapy, Sports medicine, Occupational health and rehabilitation, Disability management, Kinesiology, Primary Care Physicians, Pain Clinic with guided injection suits, Pharmacy, Allied health and medical specialties such as: Psychiatry, Clinical councilors and more.

 

Hillside Medical Clinic (Kelowna) – IHA 7049

Hillside is currently looking for 1 physician to join our growing team as we expand our operations. Kelowna is located in the heart of the Okanagan and is surrounded by beautiful lakes, pristine vineyards and orchards and is ideally situated just 10 minutes from Kelowna International Airport and UBC Okanagan. World class skiing, mountain biking, wineries and beaches are all just outside your front door. This opportunity will offer a combination of walk-in and family practice, with the ability to explore other areas of interest. Work hours are flexible with no on-call duties. EMR is OSCAR. Pharmacy on-site. We provide all operational and administrative support (including RN's on staff) with low overhead costs (75/25 split on the first $300k in gross billings, 80/20 thereafter). Salaried option also available. Family practice is well supported by specialists at Kelowna General Hospital and Vernon Jubilee Hospital. 

 

Spall Medical – Dr. Auret Van Heerden (Kelowna) IHA 7054

We run a busy family practise and walk-in clinic. We are 5 physicians and we each have our own, dedicated MOA who we each pay personally.  All other office expenses are shared. Our office overheads are less than 25%. Every week we each do 3 days of booked appointments and 2 days in the walk-in clinic. The walk-in clinic shifts are 5 hours so you have part of a morning and part of an afternoon off every week. Each physician does one Saturday out of 5 until 2pm. When you take time off your patients are seen in the walk-in clinic unless you can find a locum. There is no cost to join and the new physician will be busy from day one. Expectation is to take over care of all panel patients. More patients can always absorb from the walk-in clinic.  None of us have admitting privileges but we do have patients in long term care.
We are a very happy and well run clinic. We have not had a disagreement in 14 years!

 

Lakeshore Medical Centre – Kelowna IHA

A family practice and walk-in clinic and prides itself on providing patients with quality, accessible medical care.  This is achieved by creating a comfortable, conveniently located and efficiently run office.  Patients are ensured a service they can depend on.  Our clinic is situated inside the Real Canadian Superstore convenient to an adjacent, accessible pharmacy, plenty of parking and an updated and modern facility.  We are an EMR clinic with a state of the art computer and scanning system. Our facility is designed to provide a comfortable environment. 

 

Rutland Medical – Dr. Joshua Nordine (Kelowna) - IHA 7044

Seeking 2 Family physician to join our Family Practice Team.  Flexible hours available. Our clinic, located in Kelowna, clinic is physician owned and newly renovated. EMR is fully implemented and there is full administrative support and billing support. Very positive working environment with excellent staff. OB and/or hospital privileges optional.

 

Dr. Richard Van Der Ross – Looking to practice share with someone, 3 days a week in office, 4thday virtual care.  This is at Guisachan Family Medicine.  Please let me know if you would like to know more about this and I will get you in contact with the physician.

 

LakePoint Medical Clinic – Dr. Peter Warren (West Kelowna) – IHA 7045

New Group Clinic, Brand New space in West Kelowna, 2 Physicians currently working, walk-in and family practice, clinic, Oscar EMR, looking for an additional 1 full-time physician.

 

West Side Medical - Dr. Toye Oyelese (West Kelowna) - IHA 7104

Group Clinic, 5 Physicians currently working, EMR (Med Access), this clinic has recently moved to a brand new building.  Physician has his own website recruitment webpage (https://www.wsmed.ca/recruitment.html/page4.html) Looking for 3-4 full time physicians. 

 

Lake Country Evening Clinic Opportunity – (Lake Country) IHA 7051

DGA Health is currently looking for a full-time Family Physician to join our growing team as we expand our operations. We are a group of 20+ Physicians working out of 3 clean, modern and ideally situated facilities. Kelowna is located in the heart of the Okanagan and is surrounded by beautiful lakes, mountains, and pristine vineyards and orchards. World class skiing, mountain biking, wineries and beaches are all just outside your front door. This opportunity will offer a combination of walk-in and family practice during evening and weekend shifts and will be based out of our Turtle Bay location. No on-call duties and we provide the freedom to explore other areas of interest. EMR is OSCAR. Pharmacy on-site. We provide all operational and administrative support (including RN's on staff) with low overhead costs (75/25 split on the first $300k in gross billings, 80/20 thereafter). Family practice is well supported by specialists at Kelowna General Hospital and Vernon Jubilee Hospital. 

 

Evolve Allied Health Clinic Opportunity – (Kelowna)

Evolve Allied Health is currently looking for a full-time, dedicated locum doctor to join our growing team as we expand our operations. We are a group of 35+ physicians working out of 4 clean, modern and ideally situated facilities where we provide family practice, walk-in, women’s health, mental health, and sports medicine services. Kelowna is located in the heart of the Okanagan and is surrounded by beautiful lakes, mountains, pristine vineyards and orchards. World class skiing, mountain biking, wineries and beaches are all just outside your front door; offering an unparalleled work/life balance. 

 

We are currently seeking a full-time, dedicated locum doctor to provide coverage for our family doctors during planned and unplanned absences. Additionally, this role will assist with walk-in overflow and act as ‘Doctor of The Day’ for physicians who need assistance reducing wait times for their patients. Full-time work is guaranteed. 

 

We provide turn-key operational and administrative support (including RN's on staff ) with low overhead costs (75/25 split on the first $300k in gross billings, 80/20 thereafter). No overhead during vacation or sick time. Limited on-call duties and we provide the freedom to explore other areas of interest. EMR’s are OSCAR and Med Access. Pharmacy on-site at all locations. Family practice is well supported by specialists within the organization and at nearby Kelowna General Hospital and Vernon Jubilee Hospital. 

 

 

 

Physician Opportunities – Updated: October, 2021