South Okanagan Similkameen Division of Family Practice

Locum Opportunities


Here are the current locum opportunities in the SOS.
Please inquire with the clinics or email Riley Gettens, Recruitment Lead at riley.gettens@sosdivision.ca

 

OK Falls Medical Clinic | June 20 - July 3


Cascade Clinic | Flexible Dates

  • Frequently seeking locums to cover for one or more of 6 physicians
  • Usually flexible with dates and able to accommodate requests to cover a particular time frame
  • Require locums to come through the Rural GP Locum program - as it is the most lucrative compensation for the locum.
  • Offer REEF and MOCAP stipends for call shifts
  • New locums are well supported with a formal second on call for any ER shifts
  • Cascade has accommodations for locums and provides lunch daily.


Kelly Ave Medical Clinic | Ongoing from SPRING until AUTUMN - potential FREE accommodation

  • This is a general request to cover the clinic
  • Looking for a minimum of one week until 'as long as you like'
  • A great deal of flexibility - please let the clinic know your preferred hours and days of work
  • Please let the clinic know your preferred practice interests and they will do their best to match
  • Free, lakeside accommodation may be available

PRH CIS

  • June 4 & 5, 8-4pm
  • July 16-22, 8-4pm
     

Primacy Medical Clinic | First 2 weeks in May | Flexible


Fairview Medical Clinic | 2 weeks – anytime in summer

  • In-office on Mon, Tues mornings and Thurs all day
  • Virtual calls Friday mornings
  • No in-patient, LTC only if called to see a patient or in need of orders


White Clinic Associates | June 6 – 7 | Flexible hours | No hospital or DOD

  • An excellent opportunity to work in established family practice in the heart of downtown Penticton, BC
  • We are a multi-physician group supported by a dedicated LPN, a fantastic office manager and a team of hardworking MOAs
  • We use MedAccess


Sage Medical Clinic | July 4 – 22

  • Flexible dates – will take one, two, or all three weeks, please
  • 60% telehealth, 40% in-person
  • 6 - 8 hour shifts (let the clinic know your preference)
  • Mon, Wed, Thur, 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm and Fridays 9am-1pm
  • No hospital | Minimal LTC
  • Paid on billings - 70/30


Fairview Medical Clinic | July 6 - 16

  • Two to three days per week
  • Possibly in-patient (very few)


Sage Medical Clinic | July 18 – 29

  • Flexible with dates, days and hours
  • In-person and virtual
     

Foundry | Regular or Intermittent  

  • Seeking locums interested in youth health 
  • Tues and Thurs 1pm - 5pm, and Wed 2pm – 6pm 
  • Foundry is well-supported provincially and with dedicated allied staff 
  • Physician Manual and Community Partners/Resource Manual available to help with the many subtleties for new docs to the Foundry 
  • It is easy to slip in to intermittent shifts when the supports are clear and in place 
  • MDs are paid sessionally $150/h. Extra time (prep, charting, completing disability applications or doctors notes) is submitted separately. 
  • Sign up for shifts on a Googledoc, first-come first-served. Regular or intermittent shifts are fine.
  • If wanted, you can work alongside an experienced doctor. 
  • Please contact Dr Michelle Linekin (mlinekin@shaw.ca) with any questions. 
     

Request FILLED - Thank You! Fairview Medical Clinic | July 18 – 22 

  • 3 - 4 days/week
  • Virtual or in-person
  • No hospital
     

Request FILLED - Thank You! Fairview Medical Clinic |  August 2 – 15

  • 3 - 4 days/week 
  • Virtual or in-person
  • No hospital
     

Request FILLED - Thank You! Sage Medical Clinic | September 2022

  • 6 - 8 hour shifts (let the clinic know your preference)
  • Mon, Wed, Thur, 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm and Fridays from 9am-1pm
  • No hospital
  • Paid on billings - 70/30


Bridgeside Medical Clinic | Ongoing Request

  • This is to provide two weeks of coverage each month, ongoing
  • A great deal of flexibility - please let the clinic know your preferred hours and days of work    
  • Paid on billings - 70/30
  • Telehealth & in office - 50/50 or 75/25  you pick your hours
  • Clinic is also in need of telehealth physicians for overflow.
    2 - 3 1/2 days a week or 1 full day would be great