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Inside Out – Health Considerations for the Fall and Winter
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Inside Out – Health Considerations for the Fall and Winter

On September 23, 2020, Seaside Magazine published this article, written by our very own Dr. Ruth Caden.

Coming into the winter months, we get a lot of questions from our patients about what they can do to maximize their health and well-being, and reduce the risks of infection. My answer is always the same – vaccines, vaccines, vaccines.…

Inside Out – Primary Care in the Time of COVID-19
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Inside Out – Primary Care in the Time of COVID-19

On May 14, 2020, Seaside Magazine published this article, written by our very own Dr. Robert Farmer.

Many have noticed that Shoreline Medical’s Sidney and Brentwood Bay offices are now closed to most in-person patient contact. This is a crucial part of reducing the risk of transmission of COVID-19, which we believe can happen from close contact with an infected person – even one without obvious symptoms.…

Reopening Shoreline Medical Clinics
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Reopening Shoreline Medical Clinics

British Columbia is beginning a phased plan to slowly reopen, with businesses and services following new operating methods since the arrival of COVID-19.

This reopening is possible because the instructions of Dr. Bonnie Henry have been followed, including physical distancing, hand washing, and staying at home as much as possible. It is important that we continue to follow these preventative measures and go through the reopening steps cautiously and safely.…

PRESS: Family doctors reassure Greater Victoria patients they’re not a bother amid pandemic
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PRESS: Family doctors reassure Greater Victoria patients they’re not a bother amid pandemic

On April 21, 2020, Vic News published a letter to the general public about receiving health care during this challenging time.

A message from your local family doctors: We are here for you to ensure your medical needs are addressed during this pandemic.

Family doctors in Greater Victoria have made changes to the way we see you, to help you stay safe from COVID-19, and to ensure that we and our office staff stay safe as well.…

Important Announcement: COVID-19
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Important Announcement: COVID-19

We are certainly facing an unprecedented situation, and as such we are writing to inform you of the changes we are immediately implementing at both Shoreline Sidney and Shoreline Brentwood Clinics.

This is in response to the newest guidelines that are being recommended by our Ministry of Health and our local Health Authority.…

Inside Out – Cervical Cancer Screening Saves Lives
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Inside Out – Cervical Cancer Screening Saves Lives

On February 26, 2020, Seaside Magazine published this article, written by our very own Jayme Van Vliet.

The Cervical Cancer Screening Program is an organized screening program in place to reduce cervical cancer incidence and mortality. Cervical cancer screening, commonly referred to as a pap test, is completed by a healthcare professional.…

My Family Doctor Cares campaign
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My Family Doctor Cares campaign

The BC College of Family Physicians has recently launched a campaign called “My family doctor cares” advocating for more BC residents to have access to ongoing relationships with family doctors. To help get the campaign noticed, they have created an engaging TV spot, designed informative posters, and even created a tool for members of the public to write to their MLA about the need for improved access to physicians!…

PRESS: Innovating out of a healthcare crisis
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PRESS: Innovating out of a healthcare crisis

On December 28, 2019, Shoreline Medical was featured in an article published in Seaside Magazine written by Deborah Rogers.

There’s been a quiet revolution in healthcare on the Saanich Peninsula. It’s been needed for many years, and now residents are really starting to feel the benefits. This month I’m heading behind the scenes at Shoreline Medical to see what’s been done, and why it matters so much…

To read the entire article at Seaside Magazine, please click here.…

Practice share opportunity
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Practice share opportunity

Available Immediately: Practice Share Opportunity

Fall 2020 – Practice Share with Family Physician at Shoreline Brentwood Bay.

An exciting opportunity to join our expanding primary care network with locations in Brentwood Bay and Sidney.

We offer a team-based approach to primary care where we work in collaboration with other network doctors to cover clinic hours and participate in community hospital care at the Saanich Peninsula Hospital.…

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