South Island Division of Family Practice

LOCUM POSTINGS

 

To post a position for a Locum, please download the Request Form and email to recruitment@sidfp.com or fax to (250) 658-3304.
 

If you are seeking a locum position, please email recruitment@sidfp.com or contact the office at (250) 658-3303.
 

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

For additional recruitment sites, visit HealthMatch BC for permanent and locum opportunities, and Locums.ca for locum opportunities.

 

The South Island Division of Family Practice makes no representations or guarantees about the positions and employers listed on our website. We are not responsible for safety, wages, working conditions, or any other aspect of employment.

These services are provided free of charge to the South Island Division members and its partners. We expect that all physician opportunities and the offices their represent comply with the bylaws outlined by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. We reserve the right to remove any postings.

 


LIST UPDATED AUGUST 12, 2021


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FT/PT | WEST SAANICH MEDICAL CLINIC | Royal Oak | Ongoing

PT | ARBUTUS FAMILY MEDICINE | Broadmead/Chatterton Way | 30 Aug - 2 Sep 2021

FT | ARBUTUS FAMILY MEDICINE | Broadmead/Chatterton Way | 25 Aug - 9 Sep 2021

FT/PT | WEST COAST FAMILY MEDICAL CLINIC | Sooke | 2 Jan - 3 Jun 2022

FT/PT | WEST COAST FAMILY MEDICAL CLINIC | Sooke | 9-13 August 2021

FT/PT | EAGLE CREEK MEDICAL CLINIC | View Royal | Multiple Dates 2021

FT/PT | ME'CHOSEN MEDICAL | Metchosin | Flexible

PT | ARBUTUS FAMILY MEDICINE | Broadmead/Chatterton Way | Multiple Dates 2021

PT | HEALTH POINT CARE CENTRE | Victoria | Ongoing & Summer 2021 Availability

FT/PT | WEST COAST FAMILY MEDICAL CLINIC | Sooke | Ongoing

FT/PT | HEALTH POINT CARE CENTRE | Victoria | Immediately

FT/PT | SHORELINE MEDICAL | Sidney | Ongoing - Multiple Dates 2021

FT/PT | ESQUIMALT MEDICAL CLINIC | Victoria | Immediately

FT/PT | WHEELHOUSE INTEGRATIVE MEDICAL CLINIC | Langford | Immediately

PT | OCEAN PIER MEDICAL CLINIC | Sidney | Growing clinic: availability any time

 

 


WEST SAANICH MEDICAL CLINIC | Royal Oak
Ongoing

West Saanich Medical Clinic is seeking ongoing locum coverage.

This is a 4-physician office with walk-in clinic providing a combination of in-person and telehealth visits Monday through Friday, 8am - 3:30pm.  Various shifts are available for you to work from home or in the clinic with flexible hours suited to your preferences.

This clinic is supported by experienced MOAs and an on-site Practice Manager. 

Practice information:

  • Oscar EMR with a switch to Med Access coming November 2021
  • 20-25 patients per day
  • 70/30 overhead split
  • Locum payment based on billings

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Tanis Wynn | E: westsaanichmedicalclinic@gmail.com | P: 250-590-8378

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ARBUTUS FAMILY MEDICINE | Broadmead/Chatterton Way
30 August - 2 September, 2021

Arbutus Family Medicine is seeking part-time locum coverage (for Dr. Kelley Minish) from 30 August to 2 September, 2021.

This is a 5-physician office, conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown Victoria, close to the highway and many amenities. Individual practices in a shared modern office space, where work-life balance is a top priority. Lots of flexibility with blended remote/ in-office patient visits.

This clinic is supported by 3 wonderful MOAs, and an office manager. Each physician has access to 2 fully equipped exam rooms and a large common physician charting room. 

Practice information:

  • Current Office Hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • InputHealth EMR
  • <20 patients per day
  • 70/30 overhead split
  • Locum payment based on MSP payments received (and any Private Pay Fees i.e. forms)

 

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

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ARBUTUS FAMILY MEDICINE | Broadmead/Chatterton Way
25 August - 9 September, 2021

Arbutus Family Medicine is seeking locum coverage (for Dr. Agnes Hsu) from 25 August to 9 September, 2021.

This is a 5-physician office, conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown Victoria, close to the highway and many amenities. Individual practices in a shared modern office space, where work-life balance is a top priority. Lots of flexibility with blended remote/ in-office patient visits.

This clinic is supported by 3 wonderful MOAs, and an office manager. Each physician has access to 2 fully equipped exam rooms and a large common physician charting room. 

Practice information:

  • Current Office Hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • InputHealth EMR
  • 23-30 patients per day
  • 70/30 overhead split
  • Locum payment based on MSP payments received (and any Private Pay Fees i.e. forms)

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Narissa Arter, Office Manager | 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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WEST COAST FAMILY MEDICAL CLINIC | Sooke
9-13 August, 2021

Seeking a locum from 9 to 13 August 2021, 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.

 

Practice Information/Requirements:

  • Hours of operation are Monday to Friday, flexible (Wednesday requirements - between 7:30 and 17:30)
  • Palliative care required
  • 35-40 patients per day
  • 70/30 overhead split
  • Daily minimum - $750 (if working 6+ hours per day, 5+ patients per hour).  It would be rare to bill under $1,200 per day
  • Payment based on MSP payments received
  • 90/10 split on private billings and anything that is out of office, plus out of office hours (i.e. home visits)

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Dr. Tracy Forsberg | E: info@westcoastfamilymedical.com | P: 250-642-6761

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EAGLE CREEK MEDICAL CLINIC | View Royal
Multiple Dates/Flexible

Eagle Creek Medical Clinic is seeking locum coverage during the following timeframes (some flexibility):

  • 27-29 September, 2021
  • 13-17 December, 2021

This focus of this efficiently run 8-physician office is geriatric/complex care.

 

Clinic Information:

  • Current Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Approx. 25 patients per day
  • Easily $1000+/day in billing
  • 80/20 overhead split
  • OSCAR EMR

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Dr. Matthew Ward | E: Matthew.Norman.Ward@gmail.com | P: 778-678-3786

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ME'CHOSEN MEDICAL | Metchosin
Flexible

The best family practice clinic in Canada. Paradise setting, located right on the Pacific Ocean beach, in Greater Victoria, BC.  Objectively, the best climate in Canada: nearly zero snow, and sunny, ocean-moderated days.  A fine opportunity for a rewarding career and work/life balance!

This locum opportunity is available June-Sept 2021, either full-time or part-time, for as little as 1 week and up to 2 months.

Join the current team of 3 family physicians (2 full-time and 1 half-time), supported by experienced staff medical office assistants and registered nurse.

 

Clinic Information:

  • State-of-the art facility
  • Turn-key practice with no start-up or maintenance costs
  • Affordable 75%/25% split for overhead at a quality facility 
  • Expansive office has sunny, spacious rooms overlooking the oceanfront panoramas
  • Rooms are up to four times the size of regular clinic rooms, to allow physical distancing safety
  • Paperless, user-friendly Oscar EMR
  • Nearby accessible specialists
  • Pleasant patient population

Take a tour to see for yourself at www.mechosenmedical.com.


To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Dr. Robert O'Connor | E: robert@mechosenmedical.com | C: 778-679-2844

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ARBUTUS FAMILY MEDICINE | Broadmead/Chatterton Way
Multiple Dates/Flexible

Arbutus Family Medicine is seeking locum (telemedicine) coverage (8am-1pm, including one in-office day (8am-1pm)), during the following timeframes:

  • 7-9 September, 2021
  • 11-14 October, 2021

This is a 5-physician office, conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown Victoria, close to the highway and many amenities.  Individual practices in a shared modern office space with low shared expenses, where work-life balance is a top priority. Lots of flexibility with blended remote/ in-office patient visits. 

This clinic is supported by 3 wonderful MOAs, and an office manager. Each physician has access to 2 fully equipped exam rooms and a large common physician charting room. 

Practice information:

  • Current Office Hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • InputHealth EMR
  • 30-35 patients per day

 

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

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HEALTH POINT CARE CENTRE | Victoria
Ongoing - Practice Share/Ongoing Locum 

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
  • Parking for physicians - currently free onsite but subject to change at any time
  • GP Group Contract

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Emily Macdonald | E: emily.macdonald2@viha.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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HEALTH POINT CARE CENTRE | Victoria
Immediately

Opportunity for FP to be part of multidisciplinary team which includes physicians, two nurses, 2 NPs + MOAs using the Wolf EMR system. Responsible for providing care to older adults in the Victoria area, including clinic shifts, potential hospital shifts, home shifts and residential care facilities. HP management is provided by Island Health. Applicants should have current knowledge and experience in community family practice, interest in working and elderly. Associate hospital privileges are required.

Practice Information:

  • EMR | Wolf
  • Schedule | Monday - Friday (hours are flexible)
  • Dedicated computer for physician use with high-speed internet
  • FREE parking
  • Required | on-call obligations and telephone on-call
  • Optional | nursing home/extended and house calls

 

To apply or to seek further information, please contact:
Emily Macdonald | E: emily.macdonald2@viha.ca   | P: 236-638-2129

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SHORELINE MEDICAL | Brentwood Bay & Sidney
Ongoing - Multiple Dates 2021

With clinics in Brentwood Bay & Sidney, Shoreline Medical is seeking physicians to join its team to provide regular coverage for the family physician on rotation at the Saanich Peninsula Hospital.  Additional work is available in the Walk In Clinics!

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 Brentwood Bay:

  • September 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 21-22 & 24
  • November 23-24 & 26

Availability in Sidney:

  • Aug 6-13, Aug 9-13, Aug 9-27, Aug 16-20, Aug 23-27, Aug 30-Sep 4, Aug 23-Sep 6
  • Sep 6-10, Sep 13-17, Sep 20-25, Sep 26-Oct 2, Sep 27-Oct 1
  • Oct 4-8, Oct 11-15, Oct 18-22, Oct 25-29, Oct 25-Nov 1
  • Nov 1-5, Nov 8-12, Nov 15-19, Nov 22-26, Nov 28-Dec 4, Nov 29-Dec 3
  • Dec 6-10, Dec 8-17, Dec 13-17, Dec 19-Jan 2 (2022), Dec 20-23, Dec 20-Jan 2 (2022), Dec 28-31

 

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.  Overhead Split 70/30.

 

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:

Dr. Sienna Bourdon, Medical Director, Shoreline Brentwood / Dr. Chris Dowler, Medical Director, Shoreline Sidney | E: info@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 Tuesday 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 practice and walk-in clinic, providing comprehensive primary care located at 2349 Millstream Road in Langford. We are looking for full-time or part time locum support. We also have a need for ongoing walk-in clinic shift coverage.

Practice information:

  • Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 8:00am - 8:00pm, Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm, Sunday 8:00am - 2:00pm
  • Hospital privileges not required
  • Oscar EMR
  • Overhead split 70/30, Walk-in split 62.5/37.5


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
Growing clinic: available any time

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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