New downtown Victoria clinic doing randomized selection for intake

Health Care on Yates
1139 Yates Street Victoria BC
No walk-ins, 6 doctors

 Clinic website


On the home page of their website it says: “Our intake form is now available – click on the ‘Contact Us’ page.

Beginning in January, 2021 we will do our first randomized selection. We will be doing multiple randomized selections throughout the next year. If your application is selected you will receive a phone call within a few weeks. If not, your application will continue to be active in the upcoming randomized selections – no need to apply again.”


Port Alberni clinic has a wait list

A wait list is being kept at:

Fran Chiste, Nurse Practioner
4711 Elizabeth St., Port Alberni, BC


Fran Chiste, Nurse Practioner is not accepting new patients at this time, BUT if you send the clinic an email requesting it, they can add you to a waiting list.

They will send out an email to everyone on the waiting list when they are taking on new patients.

Doctors retiring in Port Alberni

Port Alberni will likely be experiencing some stress  as three doctor offices report they are retired, or will be retiring soon.

Dr Bernd Muehlenberg, Private Practice
3819 9 Ave Port Alberni BC

Jul 6, 2021: Receptionist says the doctor is 70 years old and will be retiring in a couple of years.

Dr James Grant, Private Practice
4565 Wallace St Port Alberni BC

Feb 26, 2020: Receptionist said he is close to retirement and probably won’t be taking on new patients in future.

Dr Ronald Lund, Private Practice
6-3855 9 Ave Port Alberni BC

Jun 25, 2020: Semi-retiring so not taking on new patients (and not likely to be in future).