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Family Practice 300-0551

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300-0551

Full service family practice with ability to share in outreach service to Denman Island and Bowser and work from a brand new purpose build clinic in Cumberland (currently located in Courtenay, but will relocate to Cumberland in 2020).

Benefits:

May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:  Recruitment Incentive - $10,000; Fee Premium – 6.93%; Annual Flat Fee - $6,967.62; Rural CME - $2,200/annum in years 3 & 4 in the community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400/annum after 4 years.

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 15 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 new 153-bed acute care facility.

 

Job Types
Permanent Family Practice
Department
Primary Care
Facility/Site

Ginger Goodwin Medical Clinic

Unit 19, 1599 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, BC, V9N 2K6

 

City
Courtenay
Contact

Dr. Stephen Fox

Unit 19, 1599 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, BC, V9N 2K6

Ph: 250-871-3626Image removed.Image removed.

Fax: 778-647-2003Image removed.Image removed.

Email: sdrfox@hotmail.com

Shift/Hours of Work
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Remuneration
Fee-for-Service
Education, Training and Experience

Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia

 

Job Status
Full-Time
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