Welcome to the South Okanagan Similkameen Division of Family Practice
The South Okanagan Similkameen Division of Family Practice is a membership organization, and a place for primary care providers to connect, collaborate and create positive change.
Our Division, which represents primary care providers in the communities of Keremeos, Oliver, Osoyoos, Penticton, Princeton and Summerland, is a leader in the province when it comes to supporting our full-service physician network, team-based care, long term care, maternity care and many more healthcare improvements — making the South Okanagan Similkameen a great place to practice, and a great place to live.
Feature story from our latest newsletter
Local clinics benefit from integrating nurses into their practices
White Clinic physicians, staff and nurses recently met with Dr. Michelle Teo to learn more about models of care that include nurses as part of the team. (Pictured from left back row): Dr. Michelle Teo; Dr. Robin Masson; Sybilla Bartram (office manager), Cecelia McCarthy (LPN); (front row) Joel Shaw (RN), Dr. Marius Snyman, Dr. Greg Selinger and Amanda Clarke (LPN)
The White Clinic in Penticton is one of a growing list of local family practices that are incorporating nurses into their clinics.
To read the full newsletter: 2019 Winter Newsletter