Cowichan Valley Division of Family Practice

Right Care Right Place Right Time


Your Doctor Is In

The COVID Pandemic has challenged how we live and how we provide health-care on Vancouver Island.  If you’ve been putting off calling your care provider for health concerns, we want you to know your family doctor is here for you and is always the first place to go for care when you have a health concern.

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Urgent Care

Did you know that in the Cowichan region we are fortunate to have two Urgent Care centres in Ladysmith and Chemainus that are open daily 7:30am to 10:30pm? Physicians are on-site to see you for minor injuries like wounds, broken bones, and urgent medical concerns when your family doctor is not available. We want you to know how to access Urgent Care Centres and what care looks like at these sites.

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Emergency Care

To keep our Emergency and Hospital available for those who need it for life-threatening, serious medical conditions, we need our community to seek the Right Care at the Right Place at the Right Time. We want to show you how we are keeping people safe in our Emergency Department.

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Right Care Right Place Right Time

Injured or sick and not sure where to go to receive care?
Use this infographic to identify the best place to receive the medical attention that you need.

Hard copies are available for medical clinics and community locations upon request.