Victoria Division of Family Practice

Opportunities: Permanent Long-term Care positions


Permanent Physician - Glengarry Hospital

Permanent Physician - Kiwanis Pavilion


Permanent Physician - Glengarry Hospital

Available now


Glengarry Hospital is actively seeking a dedicated, hard-working physician interested in working in a collaborative interdisciplinary team. Physicians currently practicing as FPs, ERPs or Hospitalists who are able to attend on a weekly basis are welcome to apply.

Key Points

Glengarry, a 135 bed Island Health owned and operated site, has a TORCH medical practice model with a full time NP, a supportive Medical Coordinator, and 4 MRPs attending weekly. Remuneration is fee-for-service and the LTCI per resident stipend of $225/resident/year, with additional remuneration for call group participation.  After-hours, weekend, and stat coverage is provided by a dedicated LTC call group that the successful person can choose to join.

Requirements of the site

The site has a closed TORCH medical practice model in place, whereby each family physician accepts MRP status for 15-30 residents and agrees to:

  • Attend the home once per week, during a morning or afternoon timeslot, at a complementary time to other MRPs, aiming for full coverage Mon-Fri
  • Participate in resident care conferences and medication reviews
  • Participate in daytime cross-coverage, responding to urgent requests for all residents when on site
  • Document in Island Health’s electronic health record
  • Collaborate with TORCH colleagues to ensure coverage for absences
  • Attend periodic TORCH team meetings focused on education and improving the quality of care

Resources Available to LTCI Physicians

  • Annual stipend
  • After-hours coverage provided by a dedicated call group
  • Assistance, tools, and resources
  • Peer mentorship program
  • LTCI Clinical Learning Series
  • LTCI Scholarship Fund
  • Parking passes
  • Fax-to-email service
  • Billing optimization support

More information about the LTCI can be found here: https://vicsi-ltci.ca/  

To set up an initial call with a coordinator to learn more please contact  victoriasouthisland.ltci@victoriadivision.ca or call (778) 265-3137

Not sure if long-term care is for you? Call or email to set up a remunerated LTC shadowing session!

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Permanent Physician - Kiwanis Village

Available now


The Kiwanis Pavilion is actively seeking a dedicated, hard-working physician interested in working in a collaborative interdisciplinary team. Physicians currently practicing as FPs, ERPs or Hospitalists able to attend on a weekly basis are welcome to apply.

Key Points

The Kiwanis Pavillion, a 122 bed Island Health affiliate site located in the Oaklands neighbourhood of Victoria has a TORCH medical practice model with 4 dedicated MRPs attending weekly and providing cross-coverage.  Remuneration is fee-for-service and the LTCI per resident stipend of $225/resident/year, with additional remuneration for call group participation. After-hours, weekend, and stat coverage is provided by a dedicated LTC call group that the successful person is welcome to join.

Requirements of the site

The site has a TORCH medical practice model in place, whereby each family physician accepts MRP status for 15-30 residents and agrees to:

  • Attend the home once per week, during a morning or afternoon timeslot, at a complementary time to other MRPs, aiming for full coverage Mon-Fri
  • Participate in resident care conferences and medication reviews
  • Participate in daytime cross-coverage, responding to urgent requests for all residents when on site
  • Document in The Kiwanis Pavilion’s Point Click Care electronic health record
  • Collaborate with TORCH colleagues to ensure coverage for absences
  • Attend periodic TORCH team meetings

Resources Available to LTCI Physicians

More information about the LTCI can be found here: https://vicsi-ltci.ca/

To set up an initial call with a coordinator to learn more please contact  victoriasouthisland.ltci@victoriadivision.ca or call (778) 265-3137

Not sure if long-term care is for you? Call or email to set up a remunerated LTC shadowing session!

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