Kootenay Boundary Division of Family Practice

Vision & Mission

Our Mission

The Kootenay Boundary Division of Family Practice works in partnership with the General Practices Services Committee (GPSC), Interior Health, Ministry of Health and local community partners to:

    Improve patient care and community health
    Increase the voice and influence of KB Division members in health care delivery and policy
    Improve professional satisfaction of primary health care providers
    Strengthen the sustainability of health services

Our Vision

The Kootenay Boundary Division of Family Practice envisions the development and sustainability of healthy communities and health care providers within a healthy region.

Our Guiding Principles

  • Patient-centred
  • Regionally focused
  • Grassroots participation
  • Inclusive of all voices (patients’ and all primary health care providers’)
  • Collaborative
  • Consensus decision making
  • Equitable
  • Promoting broad determinants of health
  • Evidence informed
  • Sustainable for health care providers, patients and the environment
  • Triple Aim Principles: population health, patient and provider experience of care, and sustainability of health services