Family Physician (300-0859)

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Great opportunity for a Family Physician to work in part time or full time capacity in one of the newer
clinics in the heart of the Comox Valley. We are a full service family practice and we encourage a
flexible working practice to balance delivery of care to patients and a positive lifestyle.

◾ Billing Splits: 75/25 split but negotiable. Zero overhead for hospital work.

◾ No partnership buy-in

◾ No administrative burden

◾ No binding, restrictive contracts

◾ Flexible and autonomous work schedules/practice

◾ No locum provision requirement

◾ No billing means no overhead (vacation, conference time, etc.)

◾ Additional signing on incentive depending on commitment - negotiable (in addition to Island

Health's $10,000)


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

(RSA) including:

◾ Recruitment Incentive: $10,000 (pro-rated based on FTE)

◾ Relocation Costs Reimbursement: up to a maximum of $15,000

◾ Retention Premium: 6.93%

◾ Retention Flat Fee: $7,977.42

◾ Rural CME:

  • Years 3 & 4: $2,200/annum
  • After 4 years: $4,400/annum

Start Date

As soon as possible.

Community Information

Situated on the east coast of Vancouver Island the Comox Valley is comprised of the City of Courtenay, the Town of Comox, the Village of Cumberland and the idyllic rural areas from Fanny Bay in the south to Black Creek in the north and includes the islands of Hornby and Denman. The Comox Valley is one of the Island’s best-kept secrets!

Surrounded by majestic mountains, rushing rivers, lush rainforests and shimmering seas, this region is highly attractive to those seeking variety and a superb quality of life, as well as affordable housing. A great place to raise a family, we have a strong sense of community and a shared spirit of cooperation. We are one of the fastest growing areas in Canada and educational facilities range from elementary to full degree programs at the North Island College.

The valley enjoys short mild winters and warm dry summers. The Comox Valley is also host to over 50 annual festivals, and the local Sid Williams Theatre provides year-round performing arts. For great boutique shopping, go to 5th Street in Courtenay and visit the local restaurants, farmers market and vineyards for the renowned local food scene. If you enjoy the outdoors, Mount Washington Ski resort, which has 1700 acres of terrain, is only 30 minutes outside the city. World-renowned mountain biking trails that can be ridden
year-round are located in Cumberland. Furthermore, the beautiful west coast community of Tofino is only 2.5 hours away. A typical weekend in the region can include superb salmon fishing, paddle boarding at Goose Spit or on Comox Lake, a tube float down the Puntledge River, or time spent on a patio at one of the three local micro-breweries.

The physician community is welcoming and collegial with 19 full-service medical clinics, two walk-in clinics, and a military base clinic. We are currently served by the Island Health run Comox Valley Hospital, a 153-bed acute care facility.

Job Types
Permanent Family Practice
Primary Care

Port Augusta Family Practice.
Address Unit 5&6, 215 Port Augusta St, Comox, V9M3M9
Tel 250 941 1194
Fax 250 941 1193


Dr. James Ingrey

Address Unit 5&6, 215 Port Augusta street

Comox, V9M 3M9

Tel 250 941 1194

Fax 250 941 1193


Shift/Hours of Work
Clinic Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday to Friday. Flexible and can be tailored to suit
Fee for Service
Education, Training and Experience
  • Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
  • No ER/OBs required
  • Hospital coverage is optional
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