Comox Valley Division of Family Practice

Locum Opportunities

Whether you are a new grad, an experienced locum, or a physician in transition (e.g. semi-retirement), we want to make finding and organizing family practice locum jobs easy and efficient. Below is a list of up-to-date physician coverage opportunities available in our community.

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Job Title Description

Dr. Tsveta Nikova - Comox Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug  (any consecutive 4 weeks)

Full time practice.
No hospital or LTC required. 

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Dr. Alison Crawford - Cottage Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug - July 2020 (any dates)

Hospital privileges. House visits. In-clinic: Part time - 9:30-4:30 2 days/week. Option available for more hours.
WIFI, dedicated physician computer, free parking, and clinic orientation available

EMR: Oscar
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Dr. Laxman Pradham - Cottage Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug 17-Sept 5 (all or any week)

Flexible hours/days for both clinic and in-patient coverage (Currently 8am-4pm). No maternity. Small number of in-patient, usually 2-4. WIFI, dedicated physician computer, free parking, and clinic orientation available.

EMR: Oscar
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Dr Peter Gee - Courtenay Medical ​Associates

Dates: Aug 4 - 13, Sept 1-18

Hospital privileges optional, but preferred. Residential Care, House visits. Mon-Fri On-Call practice.

EMR: IntraHealth/ Profile
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Dr. Nancy McFadden - Fifth Street Family Practice

Dates: Nov 9-13

Hospital Privileges not required. No residential care. May have occasional palliative patient. Clinic orientation available

EMR: IntraHealth Profile
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Seacove Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug, Sept, Oct, Dec 21-Jan 1, 2020-21

No hospital privileges required. No maternity required. Clinic Orientation available. DATES: Mar dates urgently needed. July/Aug => Summer 2020 for 4 physicians. Sept – 2-4 weeks.

EMR: Med Access
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Dr. Lissa Benson - Town Circle Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug 1 - Sept 4 (any 1 or 2 weeks EXCEPT for Aug 24-28), Oct, Nov, Jan 2021 (any dates)

Hospital privileges preferred. Long-Term Care & maternity work.
Free parking. Dedicated computer for physician use. Clinic orientation available

EMR: IntraHealth/ Profile
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Washington Park Medical Clinic

Dates: Ongoing regular shifts

Walk-in clinic looking for locum to work regular shifts on an ongoing basis.

EMR: IntraHealth Profile
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Dr. Suzanne Watters - Wavecrest Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug 4-7

Full service family practice with option for inpatient and maternity care. Mon, Tues, & Thurs 9-1 pm with option to add extra hours Mon, Wed, & Fri by working out of Town Circle Medical Clinic for Dr Colin Bullock. Friendly, supportive work environment located adjacent the Comox Valley Hospital. Dedicated computer for physician. Free parking. Clinic orientation available.
Accommodation available.

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Dr. Annelaine Grobler - White Wave Medical Clinic

Dates: Aug 4-7

In-office clinic work only, house visits are rare but cannot be fully excluded.
No hospital, no maternity, no call and no residential care requirements.
Five appointments of 10 minutes each are schedule followed by a 10 minutes break. A typical work day is from 8:30am to 2pm. However, the locum may increase or decrease booking hours as they wish. Clinic hours: 8:30am-4pm. WIFI, dedicated physician computer, free parking (may be necessary to park at the Comox Marina), and clinic orientation available

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Locum Contract

The clinics who share their coverage requirements in the list below have implemented and use a Standard Locum Contract for all locum coverage. Download a copy of the contract.

Locum Accommodation

Are you an out-of-town locum looking for a place to stay? View our accommodation list.

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