Practice Incentives

Practice Incentives.

Kawartha Lakes Health Care Initiative (KLHCI) offers tuition and residency assistance along with financial incentives for family doctors either newly graduated or experienced looking to practise in the City of Kawartha Lakes. KLHCI’s incentives are funded through the City of Kawartha Lakes. We have joined with the municipality to ensure that an attractive and competitive package is designed specifically for each individual family doctor.

Family Practice Incentive Package

KLHCI offers the following incentives upon the signing of a four year Return of Service agreement and the extent to which the family doctor enters into a comprehensive family practice. KLHCI is committed to working with family doctors to tailor these incentives to suit your needs. To discuss any of these incentives further please contact us.

Family Practice Office Grant

KLHCI will provide reimbursement, to an agreed amount, for expenses incurred in the set-up of a family practice during the four years of the agreement.

Family Practice Office Rent Grant

KLHCI will provide reimbursement, to an agreed amount, for office rent to the family doctor following the first year of the agreement.

Professional Fees Grant

If a family doctor joins a practice with existing infrastructure, i.e. Family Health Team, KLHCI will provide reimbursement, to an agreed amount, for professional fees in the first year of the agreement.

Relocation Costs

KLHCI will provide reimbursement, to an agreed amount, for Continuing Medical Education expenses in each of the second, third and fourth year of the agreement.

Continuing Medical Education

KLHCI will provide reimbursement, to an agreed amount, for Continuing Medical Education expenses in each of the second, third and fourth year of the agreement.

Medical School Tuition and Residency Support Grants

KLHCI is accepting applications for tuition assistance, up to $10,000 per year to medical students in their second, third and fourth years of study at any Ontario medical school. This assistance is provided following the signing of a four year Return of Service agreement. To discuss further, contact us.

 

KLHCI is also accepting applications for a Residency Support program of up to $10,000 in years one or two of a Canadian Family Medicine program. This assistance is provided following the signing of a four year Return of Service agreement. To discuss further, contact us.