Family Practice 200-0785

Reference Number

Come and experience a rewarding practice experience and West Coast lifestyle! We have a full-time locum opportunity for a Family Physician to provide primary care services in scenic Tofino and neighbouring Ahousaht.  The practice consists of three days/week at Tonquin Medical Clinic and offers a mixed family practice comprised of patients from all walks of life. The other one day/week - travel by float plane or boat to Ahousaht - a First Nations community on Flores Island north of Tofino in the heart of Clayoquot Sound. The “Ahousaht Holistic (health care) Centre” offers a family practice clinic in close affiliation with local services including community nursing, counselling and child, youth and family development services.  The Tofino General Hospital provides inpatient services (no elective obstetrics). Six Family Physicians in Tofino and Ucluelet provide 1:6 on-call services to the small emergency department.  Primary referral centres are West Coast General Hospital in Port Alberni and Nanaimo Regional General Hospital, and visiting specialists provide services to the local area.  Housing options are available, and assistance in sourcing local accommodation will be provided.


May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary

Agreement (RSA) including: 16.28% Fee Premium on Fee-for-Service billings


Job Types
Locum Family Practice
Primary Care

Tonquin Medical Clinic & Ahousaht Holistic Centre

Start Date
Anticipated End of Temporary/Term Position

Dr. Tamara Yagos
Tel: 250-725-3282Image removed.Image removed.Image removed.

Shift/Hours of Work
3 Days/week at Tonquin Medical Clinic, 1 Day/week at Ahousaht Holistic
Fee for Service, MOCAP for 1:6 on-call services
Education, Training and Experience

- Full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia

- Emergency experience with ACLS/ATLS

- PALS (desired)

- Hospital Privileges required

Job Status
Apply for the Position
Upload requirements

Related content