Comox Valley Division of Family Practice

Locum Opportunities

Whether you are a new grad, an experienced locum, or a physician in transition (e.g. semi-retirement), we want to make finding and organizing family practice locum jobs easy and efficient. Below is a list of up-to-date physician coverage opportunities available in our community.

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Job Title Description

Hospitalist - Comox Valley Hospitall


Various shifts available: FT, PT, or locum | 3, 4, or, 7-day shifts. 

Seeking the services of Hospitalists to provide full scope of practice as family practitioners providing in hospital care to unattached and unassigned inpatients at Comox Valley Hospital as well as participating in on-call.

Remuneration: $600 per day stipend plus FFS billings to be competitive with BCMA Hospitalist Rate.

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Dr. Brad Harris, Comox Medical Clinic

Dates: July or August - 3 consecutive weeks

No hospital privileges required. 4 full clinic days per week with a mixture of Telehealth and Face to Face. Clinic orientation available 

EMR: Telus Health Wolf
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Comox Medical Clinic

Dates: 2021 Locum coverage wanted for any weeks

Some physicians with and without privileges (7 full time; 1 part time). Clinic orientation available 

EMR: Telus Health Wolf
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Dr. Nancy MacPherson - Cottage Medical Clinic

Dates: July, Aug, Sept - summer vacation coverage - dates are flexible. 

Office only and can be mixture of Telehealth and in-person.  No hospital privileges required & no on-call responsibility. Clinic orientation available 

EMR: Telus Health Wolf
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Dr. Tanja Daws - Courtenay Medical Clinic

Dates: August - any 2 weeks 

Work: In-clinic, some Long-term Care work. No hospital work. A mixture of telehealth and in-person visits. Clinic orientation available.

EMR: Telus Health Wolf
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Dr. Nancy McFadden - Fifth Street Family Practice

Dates: Aug 6-16 & Sept 3-15 (can be extended to Sept 17)

No hospital privileges required, no long-term care. May have occasional palliative patient. Clinic orientation available.

EMR: IntraHealth/ Profile
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Dr. Rachel McKenzie - Fifth Street Family Practice

Dates: July 26 - Aug 2

No hospital privileges required. There may be some long-term care. Clinic orientation available.

EMR: IntraHealth/ Profile
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Dr. Andre Brais - Fifth Street Family Practice

Dates: Aug 15-22

No hospital privileges required. Obstetrics coverage, if desired. Clinic orientation available

EMR: IntraHealth/ Profile
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Dr. Stephen Fox - Ginger Goodwin Medical Clinic

Dates: 2021 Short-term locum coverage required with opportunity to remain permanently. Any or part would be appreciated. 

Practice hours: 2-5 days per week. Full or part-time, very flexible. In-clinic practice only; no hospital privileges required, no maternity required, and no on-call required. Long-term care and house visits may be required but only in rare circumstances. Clinic orientation available

EMR: Telus Health Wolf
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Seacove Medical Clinic

Dates: Apr-Sept 2021 (Dates are for 4 physicians) Summer coverage July-Sept

No hospital privileges required. No maternity required. Clinic Orientation available. 

EMR: Med Access
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Dr. Daniel Wainberg - Town Circle Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug 9-13 & Aug 16-20

Hospital privileges are preferred but not required. No on call required. Mix of telephone/video and in office appointments. Physician works 3 days/week - Tuesday 1pm-8:30pm, and Thursday & Friday 9am-4:30pm. Clinic orientation available.
Accommodation available free - 4 bedroom home 

EMR: IntraHealth Profile
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Dr. J. Marcus Langhans - Valley Care Medical

Dates: May 24-28 & Aug 23-Sep 10

Ideally with hospital privileges but not required.
Clinic Orientation available.  

EMR: IntraHealth Profile
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Valley Care Medical Clinic - Long-Term Locum

Dates: On-going locum coverage - coverage schedule to be discussed & is flexible.

Family practice clinic looking for long-term locum. Coverage for various clinic physicians. Hospital privileges preferred but not mandatory. Walk-in shifts can also be included. Clinic orientation available

EMR: Intrahealth Profile
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Washington Park Medical Clinic

Dates: Ongoing regular shifts

Walk-in clinic looking for locum to work regular shifts on an ongoing basis.

EMR: Intrahealth Profile
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Locum Contract

The clinics who share their coverage requirements in the list below have implemented and use a Standard Locum Contract for all locum coverage. Download a copy of the contract.

Locum Accommodation

Are you an out-of-town locum looking for a place to stay? View our accommodation list.

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