Rural Retention Program

The Rural Retention program provides fee-for-service and flat sum premiums for eligible physicians living and practicing in certain B.C. communities. This incentive pays doctors additional funds for providing services in eligible rural communities provincewide.

For information on physician services and communities eligible for the rural retention initiative, and details on the medical isolation point rating system, see the Rural Retention Program Policy Framework (PDF, 411KB). To find information on premiums and flat fees, see Rural Retention Program - Premiums and Flat Fee Sums (PDF, 57KB).