Permanent Practice Opportunities
Current practice opportunities in the Comox Valley communities are provided below. If you are interested in arranging a site visit with one or more clinics, please contact the Division’s Recruitment Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those physicians moving into Family Practice or joining colleagues in a new clinic, the Division has provided a Practice Toolkit which might be of assistance.
For those physicians transitioning away from Family Practice, here is information, tools, and resources to help support the change to get you started:
- Family Practice Transition Toolkit - Developed by Divisions
- Practice In BC - Retirement Considerations
- Doctors of BC - Closing Your Practice
Ethics are an integral part of our Division’s recruitment process. Our recruitment program is available to Division members and is committed to supporting recruitment to our community in an equitable and ethical manner that is mutually beneficial to all parties involved. By participating in the Division’s recruitment program, recruiting practices, and physician candidates are agreeing to abide by the Comox Valley Division's Ethical Recruitment Principles. To support physician candidates in their search for the right practice, we have provided a (optional) check list to be used when considering an opportunity.
|Southwood Medical Clinic #1||1 Full Time or Part Time||Come join our small but mighty team of 3 family physicians! This is a great opportunity to start slow, as this retiring physician is happy to practice sharing for the first couple of years.
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|Southwood Medical Clinic #2||1 Full Time or Part Time||
Come join our small but mighty team of 3 family physicians and take over from a full-time physician. He is leaving effective Oct 31/23. He currently has a 1000-patient panel encompassing all ages and conditions (no maternity or obstetrics).
|Cottage Medical Clinic||2 Full-Time or Part-Time||
This highly dedicated collegial group of three family physicians are looking to add to their team! The physicians work together to deliver optimized patient care and are part of the Primary Care Network with access to Allied Health Care workers including an RN, social worker, mental health clinician, pharmacist, and dietitian. It is important to the team to create a warm, welcoming environment for patients, staff, and physicians.
|Westward Medical Clinic||Full-Time or Part-Time||
Westward Medical Clinic is a group of family physicians and allied health practitioners and we are looking to add one additional family doctor to our dynamic team.
Our clinic is patient-centered, and our aim is to create real partnerships with patients and our broader community. We strive to create a positive working environment for providers as well as staff, with an emphasis on work-life balance. We are interested in innovative models of care, including team-based care, virtual care, and group visits and workshops.
|Beaufort Family Health Society - Cumberland||Full-Time||
The Society is seeking Primary Care Providers to build out a supportive, inclusive, longitudinal family care clinic. This is an excellent opportunity for practitioners to influence the clinic's design and operations.
Start Date: September 2023, depending on Ministry funding approval which is underway.
|Hospitalist - Comox Valley Hospital||Full-time, Part-time or locum||
Seeking the services of Hospitalists to provide full scope of practice family medicine care to unattached and unassigned inpatients at Comox Valley Hospital. Duties also include participating in out of hospital on-call coverage for the group overnight (approximately 1 in 5 nights).
Remuneration: Typically $1600-$2000 per day (comprised of $500 per day stipend, admission bonuses and FFS billings.) An additional $500 per day is provided on overnight call shifts.
Shifts: FT, PT, or locum | 3, 4, or, 7-day shifts.
|Town Circle Medical Clinic||Part-Time||
Are you looking for a well-balanced patient panel to take over in a supportive and collegial environment? This might be the opportunity for you. Town Circle Medical Clinic is a cohesive clinic of four dedicated physicians. We are looking for a physician who is passionate about their patients and goes the extra mile to provide excellent care to patients across the lifespan.
Start date: as soon as possible
Full service family practice in a stunning waterfront location in the heart of Comox. We offer a supportive friendly environment, with excellent support staff. Hospital and obstetrical work is not required but may be available if interested.
Start date: as soon as possible
|Comox Medical Clinic||2 Full Time||
Join 7 physicians and assume an established, full-service, turn-key family practice with no purchase or buy-in required; the practice includes in-clinic, long-term care, and hospital work. Comox Medical Clinic is in the heart of the beautiful seaside town of Comox just 5 minutes from the new Comox Valley Hospital.
Start Date: as soon as possible
|1 Full Time or 1 Part Time||
An opportunity for a full-time or part-time Family Physician to build their practice in a collegial office in Courtenay with a group of 7 doctors who all provide in-hospital work.
|1 Full Time||
Busy established practice, turnkey operation, with opportunity for hospital privileges. Association of doctors with PMH/PCN and a wonderful private office with windows and views.
1 Full Time or Part Time
Great opportunity to customize your practice in an incredible location with great links to the Mainland. Either a 1 full-time or 1 part-time family practice available - tailored to the physician.
Interested in working in a rural community on an island off the West Coast? The clinic is participating in PCN and has a variety of allied health providers visiting the clinic including a social worker and pharmacist.
|Part or Full Time
An opportunity to join fellow physicians in an well-established busy practice located in Comox close to shops, restaurants, and banking. Highland Family Practice Medical Clinic has an all-ages practice, providing full-service primary care, with hospital, long-term care home, and office components. It is in close proximity to the new Comox Valley Hospital. Both Part-Time & Full-Time (very Flexible)
Start Date: ASAP
|1 Full-time or 1 Part-time||
Group of 9 collegial physicians who share a similar work ethic and enjoy the right balance between work and personal life. Opportunity to take over the established part-time practice of a retiring physician, expanding to full-time if you choose. No hospital required, and special interests welcome.
|1 Full time||
Wavecrest Medical Clinic is a thoughtfully designed new space located across from the hospital. The exam rooms are large and feature art by Vancouver Island artists. The clinic is set up to provide basic family practice procedures including IUD insertions, endometrial biopsies, skin biopsies and nexplanon insertions.
The clinic has excellent front desk staff with good communication skills. The team maintains strong connections with the hospital and other community organizations which enables them to advocate on their patients’ behalf. The physicians work hard to build relationships and practice integrity. They use a compassionate patient-centred approach. The physicians are responsive and collaborative when it comes to the care of their patients.