About RIHPA

Vision

Our physicians have access to the resources and support they need to meet the needs of our patients in TCS in a healthy, happy, and productive work environment

Mission

We are an association of physicians for physicians, supporting them to deliver excellent clinical care.

Values

Throughout our organization, we strive to adhere to the following principles:

  • Teamwork & Collaboration
    We foster a cohesive, forward-thinking environment
  • Effectiveness
    We produce results in a timely manner
  • Commitment
    We are dedicated to our mission
  • Quality
    We are committed to a standard of excellence

Core Services

We work to support and meet the needs and interests of our physicians through delivery of the following:

  • Projects
  • Programs
  • Advocacy
  • Physician Recruitment

Strategic Areas of Focus

  1. ADVOCACY
    • Strengthen physician advocacy and collaboration with Interior Health, Doctors of BC and Ministry of Health
  2. RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION
    • Improve recruitment and retention of physicians in departments and service areas in crises.
  3. SPECIALTY PROGRAMS
    • Initiate, develop and grow specialty programs at RIH that serves the needs of patients and families and improves the efficiency and quality of care.
  4. PHYSICIAN LEADERSHIP
    • Provide physicians opportunities to participate in education, research and leadership development.