South Island Division of Family Practice

LOCUM POSTINGS

Interested in posting a position with us?  Please look here.


List updated May 10, 2022


Doctors Medical Clinic | PT | multiple dates

Me'Chosen Medical| FP/PT| June 20-30

Shoreline Medical | PT | May 16-June 17, 2022

Saanich Plaza Medical Clinic | FT/PT | July 1-Aug 31, 2022

Arbutus Family Medicine | FT/PT | Multiple Dates

West Coast Family Medical Clinic | FT/PT | 2 Jan - 3 Jun 2022

Health Point Care Centre | PT | Ongoing Locum

West Coast Family Medical | FT/PT | Ongoing

Shoreline Medical | FT/PT | Ongoing - Multiple Dates

Esquimalt Medical Clinic | FT/PT | Immediately

Wheelhouse Integrative Medical Clinic | FT/PT | Immediately

Ocean Pier Medical Clinic | PT | Growing clinic: availability any time


To see a list of locum positions within the Victoria Division please click here.


Doctors Medical Clinic | Victoria
Multiple dates 2022

Doctors Medical Clinic is looking for locum coverage for the following dates:

  • August 8-26
  • September 26-30
  • October 11-14 
  • October 31 - November 11
  • November 28 - December 9


Practice Information/Requirements:

  • Practice hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday 9am-12pm; Wednesday 9am-3pm; Thursday optional 9am-12pm 
  • Obstetrics required but obstetrics call is optional
  • EMR Intrahealth
  • < 20 patients per day
  • Overhead split 80/20
  • Daily minimum based on billings

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Dr. Rose Lenser | E: rose_lenser@yahoo.com | P: 250-388-4211

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Me'Chosen Medical | Metchosin
June 20-30, 2022

Me'Chosen Medical is looking for locum coverage at their 3 family doctor oceanfront practice. There is a nice mix of all ages and complexities with exam rooms all having windows and natural light.  Eat your lunch down at the beach! 


Practice Information/Requirements:

  • Practice hours: Monday - Friday 8:30-3:30 (hours and days flexible to suit the locum)
  • Obstetrics is optional
  • Oscar EMR
  • 25-30 patients per day
  • 75% overhead 
  • Daily minimum $800

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Donna Berndt | E: officemanager@mechosenmedical.com | P: 778-432-2502

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Shoreline Medical | Sidney
May 16 - June 17, 2022

Shoreline Sidney is a large, newly renovated multidisciplinary clinic in beautiful Sidney by the Sea.  This is a part-time opportunity (currently 3-4 telehealth half days and 2 in-person half days) with the flexibility to work as many hours as desired because with a 12 practitioner office, shared care is practiced when GP's are booking too far out.  There are 16 MOAs, 2 RNs, a pharmacists and access to social work and counselling.  If unable to take on the full month, please still apply.


Practice Information/Requirements:

  • Practice hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm
  • Med Access EMR
  • 20-25 patients per day
  • 70/30 overhead split
  • Payment based on billings

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Bonna Loveridge | E: bloveridge@shorelinemedical.ca | P: 250-656-4143 or              Fiona Coleman | E: fcoleman@shaw.ca

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Saanich Plaza Medical Clinic | Saanich
July 1 - August 31, 2022

Saanich Plaza Medical Clinic is looking for a locum for this summer to join their 6 physician, 4 MOA group practice.


Practice Information/Requirements:

  • Practice hours: Monday to Friday, 8am-4:30pm
  • Med Access EMR/paper if desired
  • 70/30 overhead split
  • MSP payments received
  • Walk-in Clinic shifts are available
  • Free parking
  • Flexible hours

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Tammy Anderson | E: management.spmc@outlook.com | P: 250-475-1101

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Arbutus Family Medicine | Royal Oak
Multiple Dates

Arbutus Family Medicine are seeking locums for a variety of upcoming dates with variations between full and part time and expected number of patients per day.  This is a 6 physician, 3 MOA group practice.

Date FT/PT # of patients per day
August, any 2 weeks PT/flexible 20-25
November 21-25 FT 30-35

Practice Information/Requirements:

  • Practice hours: Monday to Thursday, 8am-5pm
  • Telus InputHealth EMR
  • Locum/Physician split 70/30 
  • Payment based on billings
  • Both MSP payments received and any private payments for services such as forms, letters, notes, etc.

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Narissa | E: admin@arbutusfamilymedicine.ca | P: 250-478-2133

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West Coast Family Medical Clinic | Sooke
2 January - 3 June, 2022

Seeking a locum from 2 January - 3 June, 2022, at West Coast Family Medical Clinic (group practice) in the beautiful and rapidly expanding town of Sooke.

Sooke is a beautiful seaside community just outside Victoria (and if driving from Victoria, you’d be traveling opposite to the commuters)!  On the doorstep of excellent hiking, camping, surfing, kayaking and back country skiing!

Fun, collegial clinic with supportive colleagues.  On-site support from RNs, dietician, and social worker.  Strong, experienced MOA support. 

 

Practice Information/Requirements:

  • Practice hours: Monday to Friday, 7:30-17:00.  Flexible hours, mix of virtual and in-person - do your virtual appts from the clinic or at home!
  • MedAccess EMR
  • 30-35 patients per day
  • 70/30 overhead split
  • Payment based on MSP payments received
  • No obstetrics, surgical assist, ER or hospital required
  • Optional excisions/IUD/nexplanon/etc. 
  • Palliative and residential care required.  House calls optional
  • Call requirements are very light - 1 in 14 phone call for LTC and community palliative patients

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Dr. Kristi Herrling | E: kristiherrling@sookefamilydocs.com | P: 250-642-6761

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Health Point Care Centre | Victoria
Ongoing  

Practice share or locum opportunity for 1-2 days per week in a well-established practice for senior patients, 55 years and older. Supportive team environment consisting of 4 FPs, 2 NPs, 2 RNs, MOAs, Office Coordinator and Manager. 8 well-equipped exam rooms with computers and printers in each room. Steady supply of required PPE and capability of virtual visits along with in-person visits.  

 

Practice Information:

  • Clinic hours: Mon to Fri 8:30-4:30pm
  • Work hours are flexible
  • Wolf (Telus) EMR
  • Optional: on-call obligations, telephone on-call, house calls
  • Dedicated computer for physician use
  • High speed internet
  • Pay parking onsite
  • GP Group Contract

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Emily Macdonald | E: emily.macdonald2@islandhealth.ca | P: 250-519-7700 x32627

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West Coast Family Medical Clinic | Sooke
Ongoing

Seeking a locum at West Coast Family Medical Clinic (group practice) in the beautiful and rapidly expanding town of Sooke.

This is a golden opportunity for a physician to gain experience in an extremely efficient, and well- run clinic that has recently expanded to provide multi-disciplinary care with the addition of an NP and two RN’s to a chronic disease management nurse, a social worker and a dietician.  The clinic is a regional trailblazer in the formation of a primary care network.

Physicians in the group have organized outreach clinics at the local high school and T’sou-ke Nation, as well as a domiciliary palliative care program. There are visiting specialists and one physician is attached to the clinic providing care in addiction medicine.

This is an exciting opportunity for a physician to experience a well-organized, medium/large sized and varied panel, providing for a great work/life balance. 

Practice Information:

  • Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 08:30-16:30
  • Appointments are currently a mix of virtual (telephone and video-conferencing) with approx. 25-40% face-to face visits at this time in the office
  • Hours are flexible and can be suited to an individual physicians requirements
  • Full COVID (Work Safe approved) action plan in effect with on-site COVID testing when required
  • Modern, efficient, well equipped clinic with low overhead costs - physicians are part of a cost sharing agreement that maximizes autonomy and flexibility, and supports work-life balance.
  • 8 full time physicians (equivalent of 4 full days a week). Presently no weekend clinics.
  • Collaborative and supportive colleagues with medical students and 2 attached residents.
  • 18 examination rooms (with computers). Two well equipped treatment rooms for minor surgery, lacerations, cast application and in house EKG.
  • Dedicated teleconferencing facilities with Victoria specialists
  • Med Access EMR with on line booking and urgent care appointments.

Requirements:

  • Average daily patient volume - 25-35.
  • Optional home visits; home calls for palliative and nursing home patients are light, and typically manageable over the phone.
  • No inpatient, hospital or maternity care required for this locum but available if desired at VGH.
  • Fee for service: 70/30 (in-office), 90/10 (out of office/form fees and private billings).

 

Come and experience the future of family medicine with younger colleagues who are dedicated to the provision of compassionate, high-quality and responsive care to a very varied population.

I think you will like it!

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Dr. Robin Saunders | E: info@westcoastfamilymedical.com | P: 250-642-4233

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Shoreline Medical | Sidney & Brentwood
Ongoing - Multiple Dates 2022

Shoreline Medical takes a team-based approach to primary care where we work in collaboration with other network doctors to cover clinic hours and participate in community hospital care at the Saanich Peninsula Hospital.

This is an opportunity to be part of a team and experience a well-run primary care clinic, provide longitudinal care, without having the responsibility of your own panel.

Availability in Sidney:

  • Feb 28-Sept 2: maternity leave; 3.5-4 days per week
  • Aug 2022, 6-12 months: leave of absence; 3.5-4 days per week
  • Contracted locum – 3 contracts (would love 1 who is comfortable with maternity) available now; minimum 2 weeks per month for 6-18+ months, 3-4 days per week
  • Contracted locum available June 2022; minimum 2 weeks per month for 4 months, 3-4 days per week
  • Practice share starting April 2022 for an indefinite term, 3.5 days per week, one month on, one month off

Availability in Brentwood:

  • July 2022, 6 months – indefinite: locum practice share; 3.5-4 days per week, 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off
  • Contracted locum available June 2022; minimum 2 weeks per month for 6-18+ months, 3-4 days per week
  • Contracted locum available June 2022; minimum 2 weeks per month for 4 months, 3-4 days per week

Management of the clinic is provided by the Shoreline Medical Society, a non-profit organization that partners with interdisciplinary health care providers and the community to deliver:  patient-centred care, hospital/community continuity of care, education and a healthy life-work balance for our team. 

 

Community Information:

The Saanich Peninsula, 20 km north of Victoria is a haven.  Surrounded by ocean and Saanich Inlet, you are never far from kayaking, sailing, hiking or cycling.  Bike to work along the Lochside Trail every day of the year. 

Come join the team!


To apply or to seek further information, please contact:

I/Executive Director, Karen Morgan | E: kmorgan@shorelinemedical.ca

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Esquimalt Medical Clinic | Victoria
Immediately

The Esquimalt Medical Clinic is seeking GPs to add to its Walk-in shift roster. At your convenience we offer full shifts Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm, or partial shifts from 9 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 5 pm, accommodations can be made for GPs wishing to work outside of these hours. Made popular by our knowledgeable upbeat staff and our naturally-lit modern interior, this Walk-in Clinic offers a uniquely varied patient demographic who present with a diversity of issues.   

  • Average daily patient volume | 45
  • EMR | Intrahealth
  • Patients may be seen via telemedicine, or in-person 
  • 4 part-time family practices
  • 3 MOAs, and a clinic manager
  • 2 walk-in clinic rooms
  • Dedicated computer for physician use, with wireless, high-speed internet
  • FREE parking
  • Website: www.esquimaltmedicalclinic.com  
     

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Levi Newnham, Clinic Manager | E: office@esquimaltmedicalclinic.com | P: 778-265-4307

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Wheelhouse Integrative Medical Clinic | Langford
Immediately

A busy family practice with 5 physicians providing comprehensive primary care located at 2349 Millstream Road in Langford.  We are looking for new physicians to join our group and physicians for locum coverage.

Practice information:

  • Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Hospital privileges not required
  • Oscar EMR
  • Overhead split 70/30


To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Dr. Mike Putland | E: wheelhouseclinic@yahoo.ca

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Ocean Pier Medical Centre | Sidney
Available anytime

Ocean Pier Medical Centre is seeking locum support (full-time, part-time, flexible work options available).

Ocean Pier Medical Centre, located in downtown Sidney is a beautiful, modern, professionally managed clinic - with ocean views from almost every window! The clinic provides full-service family practice, in association with the Saanich Peninsula Hospital (hospital coverage is optional).

With approximately 15 collegial physicians, 6 skilled MOA's/support staff (with over 65 years of combined experience), any new physician will feel supported and ready to work. The clinic operates in partnership with two in-house registered nurses who do delegated tasks and chronic disease management for patients with regular phone communication. There are also dedicated pharmacists who provide medication reviews for patients.

Practice Information:

  • Hours of operation: Monday to Friday (9am-5pm).
  • 13 bright, well-equipped exam rooms are divided into "pods", to enable collaborative but quiet work.
  • Paperless practice, using Oscar EMR for all encounter notes, billing and scheduling.
  • 25-30 patients per day. 

Qualifications: Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia, Canada

Community Information:

The town of Sidney, population 11,600, located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, is approximately 20 kilometers north of British Columbia's capital, Victoria. Several elementary, middle and secondary schools, including french immersion, are available in the area.

With its mild climate, the community is a well-known tourist destination offering pursuits ranging from exploring the Ocean Discovery Centre and a historical museum, to water-related activities such as sailing, kayaking, diving, fishing and whale watching. For those preferring to stay on land, Sidney also offers a pedestrian friendly downtown that includes coffee shops, bookstores, restaurants serving local food, and many special town events, like the Sidney Market and the Sidney Fine Arts Show.

Sidney is home to the Swartz Bay BC Ferry Terminal and the Sidney / US (Anacortes, WA) Ferry Terminal, and is in proximity to the Victoria International Airport.

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Scott Monette | E: admin@oceanpiermedical.ca | P: 778-679-9279 (text)

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