If you have registered for the Health Connect Registry, online or by phone, the information has been shared with the Primary Care Network in your community. The Primary Care Network team is actively working with clinics in the community to attach registrants and will contact you when a family doctor or nurse practitioner is available.
In the interim, the Primary Care Network in your community may have general updates to share. Updates may include information about new or expanded clinics, new family doctors or nurse practitioners accepting patients, and other initiatives taking place to connect patients with health care providers.
To see the latest updates for your community, please select your community below:
- Comox Valley
- Greater Victoria
Vancouver Coastal Health
Health Services and Support
While you are waiting to be matched with a family doctor or nurse practitioner, please consider the following for accessing health services and support.
Call HealthLink BC
HealthLink BC provides free health information and advice any time of the day or night. Call us toll-free at 8-1-1 in B.C., or for the deaf and hard of hearing, call 7-1-1. A health service navigator will help you find the information you are looking for or transfer you to a registered nurse, registered dietitian, licensed pharmacist or qualified exercise professional. Our navigators can also help you find a health service in your community such as a walk-in clinic or urgent primary care centre. Translation services are available in over 130 languages.
Visit your local walk-in clinic
You are welcome to visit a walk-in clinic. Walk-in clinic doctors can diagnose, manage illnesses, prescribe medication, order medical tests and make referrals to specialists. Please visit our HealthLinkBC Directory to find a clinic close to where you live.
Find health services and support in your community
Search our HealthLinkBC Directory to find health services in B.C. We list all publicly-funded health, mental health and addiction treatment programs. If you need help finding a health service, call HealthLink BC at 8-1-1 and speak with one of our health service navigators.
Last updated: July 14, 2022