Saltspring Island Health Centre is not currently accepting new family-practice patients.
Further, we are unable to take a wait list at this time.
This includes family members of current patients who find themselves without a Family Physician.
If your doctor is retiring and you feel you have a special case that requires you to need expedited access to a Family Physician please discuss this with your current physician. DO NOT CALL our clinic.
The midwifery team is accepting new maternity patients,
If you are pregnant please call our office at (250)537-1828 to book an intake appointment.
We are able to offer the following services to patients not attached to the clinic: please phone to book (250)537-1828
- IUD insertions
- Nexplanon insertions
- Pregnancy termination counselling & medical abortion services
If you are taken on as a new patient, you will be asked to arrive 15 minutes early to complete two intake forms.
- The first form will involve strictly demographic and MSP information,
- the second will involve past medical history, medications, and healthcare goals and needs.
- Please bring a list of any current prescription and non-prescription medications to your first appointment. Intake appointments are typically 15 minutes.
After your intake visit, you will be able to book future appointments online through our convenient booking system. Unfortunately this service is not available for midwife patients at this time. As a new patient it can be helpful to familiarize yourself with our policies – referenced here.