Nexus Primary Care Clinic
#3-1273 Island Hwy, Nanaimo, BC
The phone message at Nexus says: “Due to an overwhelming amount of interest, we have had to pause our intake for self-referrals. If you would like to become a patient, please call back on June 1 when we will be reopening our wait list.”
Family practitioners taking patients at:
Flowerstone Family Health Clinic
219 Fern Rd W #1B, Qualicum Beach, BC
The Flowerstone Family Health Clinic is a Nurse Practitioner clinic and they are taking new patients from the PAM waitlist.
From their website: “Our process/protocol for attaching clients to Flowerstone Family Health Clinic: New patients will be called on a first-come, first serve basis off of the Patient Attachment Mechanism (PAM) waitlist through the Divisions of Family Practice website. We will not be taking applications by phone or walk-in at this time.”
The website also says the following about their eligibility requirements:
- Local resident of Oceanside (Nanoose Bay to Bowser, and everywhere in between)
- Have no primary care provider, either a Nurse Practitioner or a Family Physician
- Families will be attached together
Tonquin Medical Clinic
220 1st street , Tofino, BC
At the Tonquin Medical Clinic, they are fairly busy, but do try to take on new patients if they are permanent residents in the area.
There is a wait list at:
Gabriola Community Health Centre
695 Church St , Gabriola, BC
The Gabriola Community Health Centre is taking names for their wait list. There are over 800 people on the wait list right now, but they are slowing in-taking people from the list.