Kootenay Boundary Division of Family Practice

Waneta Primary Care


Collaborative primary care team includes one GP and two nurse practitioners serving 2,000 patients.

A practice where lunchtime workouts are encouraged! 


  • New clinic space with five exam rooms
  • Minor OR, in clinic ECG, Wolfe EMR
  • Staff bathroom with shower for those lunchtime bike rides and runs
  • Options to provide additional services through regional hospital: ER, hospitalist, surgical assist, GP pediatrics call, obstetrics
  • Convenient online radiology viewing and lab reporting from the hospital
  • High degree of practice satisfaction, supportive and friendly staff


1:8 weekends for in-patient call.



Fee for Service: Gross Billing $240,000 and up 

Overhead: 30% of billings

Rural Incentives*:

  • Recruitment Incentive - $15,000 - pro-rated if not full time
  • Retention Premium (11.34% on top of each billing) and Retention Flat Fee ($9,914.40)
  • Relocation funding: $15,000 maximum with original, eligible receipts
  • Rural Continuing Medical Education: $440 - 2 years or less, $2,640 3-4 years and $4,840 - 4+ years
  • Retention incentives - must live and work in RSA community for 9 months of the year and bill $65,000 or greater in MSP billings for the previous calendar year
  • Incentives and benefits are as per current Ministry of Health and Interior Health policies and are subject to change

* Rates as at: 09/01/16

NOTE: Candidates with a BC or Canada student loan may be eligible for BC or Canada loan forgiveness programs.