There are several resources available for physicians seeking to locum, and for communities looking for a locum to provide coverage.
Locums for Rural BC
Family physicians and specialists interested in locuming in rural BC locations through one of the Rural GP Locum Program, Rural GP Anesthesia Program, or the Rural Specialist Locum Program are encouraged to connect with Locums for Rural BC who administers all three programs on behalf of the Ministry of Health and Doctors of BC.
The Locums for Rural BC team is:
- Tracy Devenish, Program Manager
- Randall Dominix, Associate Consultant
- Stephanie Scott, Associate Consultant
- Lily Tran, Locum Officer
- U. Samithyotin, Locum Officer
- Gurpreet Gill, Locum Officer
- Michelle Harrison, Finance Clerk
Call or email Locums for Rural BC for more information:
t: 1.877.357.4757 | e: firstname.lastname@example.org
300 – 2889 E. 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5M 4T5
This web site was created by a group of new medical graduates looking for a comprehensive yet simple way to search for locum work. The site currently posts positions from across the country for family physicians and specialists looking for a broad range of work (locum, permanant, hospital, or walk-in).
Clinics or hospitals seeking physicians may advertise on the site for a fee.
In addition to job postings, the site provides tools for physicians and recruiters, and has a classifieds section for CME opportunities and other medicine-related topics
To contact Locums.ca, use the email form on their web site
Society of General Practitioners of BC (SGP)
The SGP has a searchable online locum and job listing that can be customized by location, length of time, and specialty. There is also a comprehensive “Locum Tips and Tools” page that contains useful forms and checklists as well as descriptors of useful billing codes and information about specific fees.
Contact the SGP:
T: (604) 638-2943 | e: email@example.com
1665 West Broadway, Vancouver BC V6J 5A4