The Divisions of Family Practice initiative is sponsored by the General Practice Services Committee, a joint committee of the BC Ministry of Health and Doctors of BC.
The initiative was designed to improve patient care, increase family
physicians’ influence on health care delivery and policy, and provide
professional satisfaction for physicians.
The Northern Interior Rural Division is an independent entity, whose goals are:
The Division provides formal family practice influence and leadership at community, regional and provincial levels. They advocate for and develop programs specifically tailored to the health care needs of the area, and administer funding provided for each program.