Family Practice (200-1240)

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Welcome to the Cowichan Valley where you can enjoy an excellent work-life balance!!

Valley Medical has an opportunity for a Family Physician to join a collegial group of 5 diverse family physicians and become an associate of a well-established, full-service family practice in recently renovated offices. 

Valley Medical is situated downtown in the heart of the City of Duncan, in the Cowichan Valley on British Columbia's Vancouver Island. You can create a practice to your liking, with two exam rooms, one of which can be converted to an office if you prefer. You will have access to a minor procedures room and registered nurse for support. There is a pharmacy next-door, dental offices upstairs, and lab a minutes walk away. 

There is the added opportunity to provide Hospital inpatient care, Long Term Care, Maternity Care and Doctor of the Day Program, all of which are optional and not essential.

We are open Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm, closed on weekends. You set your own hours with most doctors starting at 9 am.  

The associate group and staff at Valley Medical Clinic provide a very supportive environment for any new recruit.

Start Date

Summer 2024

Additional Information

Full EMR (Med-Access)

Overhead: $8,500 - $9,000


May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary
Agreement (RSA), including (subject to change):
Recruitment Incentive: up to a maximum of $10,000 (pro-rated based on FTE)
Flat fee: $4,834.80
Fee Premium: 4.20%
CME: $2,200/annum year 3-4 and $4,400 annum after 4 years in the community

Rural Practice Programs - Province of British Columbia (

Community Information

Located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, the City of Duncan enjoys Canada's most temperate climate. Characterized by diverse landscapes from lush countryside to scenic coastal villages and charming inland communities, the Cowichan Valley, encompasses freshwater lakes, saltwater beaches and marinas, and farmland. The area offers a wide variety of attractions for outdoor enthusiasts including great hiking and biking trails, golfing, sailing, canoeing and ocean kayaking. In addition to many local artisans and attractions, the South Cowichan Valley boasts five top vineyards and wineries. Public education in Duncan is complemented by renowned local private schools and located only 45 minutes minutes south, Victoria also offers excellent educational, cultural and recreational opportunities.

Vancouver Island, one of Canada's most livable regions, provides the very best in both urban and rural living. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty, Vancouver Island offers an opportunity to combine a rewarding career with an enviable quality of life. 

Job Types
Permanent Family Practice
Primary Care

Valley Medical Clinic


Dr. Michelle Ismail or Dr. Jeinien Burger
335 Jubilee Street, Duncan,BC, V9L 1W9
250-748 8363 

Shift/Hours of Work
Clinic Hours: 9:00am - 4:30pm-Flexible
FFS, LFP or NTP Contract
Education, Experience & Qualifications

Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC

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