Community/Rural Physician Eligibility
Rurality Index of Ontario (RIO) score ≥ 75; or
RIO ≥ 40 and < 75 and with either 7 or less FPs or
Rural Northern Physician Group Agreement (RNPGA).
Check your community’s RIO score
Rural Family Physician criteria:
Physicians must be working full time based on community definition and
Physicians must spend at least 50% of the community definition of full-time providing primary care services.
If you and your community meet the eligibility criteria, please contact RFMLP to apply to the program. Application includes a community and roster evaluation:
Toll-Free Tel: 1-800-596-4046 ext. 3
How do I particpate?