Comox Valley

Welcome to the Comox Valley Division of Family Practice

The Comox Valley Division of Family Practice brings family doctors together to identify opportunities for improving the delivery of local health care. We are committed to achieving meaningful change that benefits patients, doctors, and our community as a whole.


NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2021 AND CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR ELECTION TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

In accordance with the Constitution and Bylaws of the Comox Valley Division of Family Practice (CVDFP) Society, notice is hereby given of the Society’s Annual General Meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m., November 30, 2021 at Crowne Isle, with the option to attend virtually.

This is the call for Nominations to the Board of Directors. There is one (General (physician) member) Director position available.  Terms for board members are for up to three years.  Members interested in running for a Director position need to complete the Expression of Interest for Board Position form.  Please consider standing for election and being part of the leadership team that will shape the future of Primary Care in the Comox Valley.  For complete information on how to apply, CLICK HERE.

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Seeking New Executive Director for the Comox Valley Division of Family Practice

After over 10 years at the helm as the Executive Director, Janet Brydon will be retiring from her role as of December 31, 2021.  The Board of Directors is currently recruiting for the next leader who will provide the leadership support for the Division as we look to the future.  For more information about the role and how to apply: Click Here.


Navigating Your Health Services: Finding the Right Care at the Right Place at the Right Time

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Family Physician Recruitment

Thinking of Practicing in the Comox Valley? Family Physicians share their thoughts about living, working, and playing in the Comox Valley...

 

Feature Opportunity: Hospitalist - Comox Valley Hospital

We are seeking the services of Hospitalists to provide unattached inpatient care at the Comox Valley Hospital in Courtenay, British Columbia on Northern Vancouver Island. Responsibilities include full scope of practice as a family practitioner providing in hospital care to unattached and unassigned inpatients at Comox Valley Hospital as well as participating in on-call. Shift/Hours of Work: Full-time, part-time, or locum opportunities available in 3, 4, or, 7-day shifts. Daytime coverage is 8 am to 5 pm and on-call coverage is 5 pm to 8 am, split between physicians covering the service for the week. Remuneration: $1600-$2000 per day (comprised of $600 per day stipend plus FFS billings to be competitive with BCMA Hospitalist Rate). May be eligible for other benefits. See the listing for complete details.  

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If you are a family doctor looking for locum opportunities:

  • Review ​the current list of opportunities
  • EMAIL the ​our Recruitment Coordinator ​to be placed on the Physicians Seeking Locums list - sent out monthly - and to discuss your availability and scheduling needs. 

If you are a family doctor looking for a permanent practice:

  • Review ​the current list of opportunities
  • EMAIL the ​our Recruitment Coordinator ​and discuss your ​particular career path
  • Visit www.islanddocs.ca to learn about opportunities throughout Vancouver Island. Eight Island Divisions and Island Health partnered ​to provide a portal whereby family physicians can connect with community information, job opportunities, and Recruitment Coordinators across the island.

Find out more about living, working, and playing in this diverse community and ​EMAIL our Recruitment Coordinator for more information. 


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Do you have a colleague or team member who goes above and beyond in supporting the delivery of primary care in the Comox Valley? 

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Connect with your doctor by phone or video.

Contact your clinic to make an appointment

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Comox Valley Walk-In Clinics - Available as of September 28, 2020

Hours may vary, please visit the website or phone the clinic. Visit medimap for wait times and hours of operation.

Washington Park Medical Center
Superstore – Walk in and Urgent Care

757 Ryan Rd (inside Real Canadian Superstore), Courtenay
 

Please call first
Phone: (250) 334-9241 | http://walkinmedicalclinic.com/
* for patients without a phone - they can knock on the door 

Comox Valley Medical Clinic
Walmart – Walk-in and Urgent Care

3199 Cliffe Avenue Courtenay
 

*** Please call first ***

​Phone: (250) 334-1512
http://www.comoxvalleywalkinclinic.com/


For website related questions, please contact ComoxValley@divisionsbc.ca.