Credentialing and privileging

All medical staff in accredited non-hospital facilities in British Columbia must undergo an appointment process. Privileges at a non-hospital facility are requested through the medical director of the facility. 

Apply to be appointed

All medical staff in accredited non-hospital facilities in British Columbia must undergo an appointment process.

Application for appointment to a non-hospital medical/surgical facility:

Applications are accepted electronically or by paper. Incomplete applications will be returned to the facility.

Application fees

Application type Processing time Fee
Routine (physicians, dentists, podiatrists) 60 days

$275

 

Routine (surgical assist) 60 days $150
Urgent (applies to all classes of applicants and depends on available resources) 5 business days (medical director to call NHMSFAP) $1,000