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You’re minutes away from seeing an online doctor in British Columbia

No more walk-in clinics, waiting rooms, or time off work — get direct access to experienced online doctors and nurse practitioners in British Columbia, ready to give you and your family on-demand care at any time of day.

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Why choose virtual care?

Finding the right medical care isn’t always easy, but choosing Maple can make those moments a little less stressful. Here’s how:

Less waiting: No more hours at a walk-in, or waiting weeks for appointments. With Maple, an online doctor or nurse practitioner will see you quickly and can fill your prescriptions* online too.

More convenience: Chat with an online doctor or nurse practitioner through message or video call, so you can get virtual care from wherever you are 24/7.

Trusted expertise: All our British Columbia healthcare professionals are licensed and in Canada and ready to treat minor ailments to chronic pain.


A hand-picked network of doctors and specialists ready to help you.

Our physicians, nurse practitioners, and allied healthcare professionals are Canadian licensed and practice in their respective fields right here in Canada.

Healthcare that has you in mind

Get connected with virtual doctors and nurse practitioners in British Columbia who can treat you and your family for most common medical issues.

Mental health

Get the help you need for stress, anxiety, depression, and more through online therapy and counseling.

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Sexual and reproductive health

Get treatment for STIs, urinary tract infections, and erectile dysfunction, or advice for family planning.

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How it works


Describe your symptoms

Open the app and click the “Get care” button. One of our healthcare providers will review your request and respond in minutes.


Chat with a doctor or nurse practitioner

Next, you'll be connected to the healthcare provider. Consultations usually take place over secure text message, but the doctor may request video, or audio chat if needed.


Get a diagnosis or prescription

Doctors and nurse practitioners can diagnose and provide prescriptions as necessary during your consultation.

Easy pricing. Instant care.

Pay when you see the doctor or sign up for a membership for more coverage.

Pay per visit

See a Canadian-licensed general practitioner in five minutes or less, any time 24/7.

Starting at


per visit


Get 30 visits per year with a GP for you and your family.



per month (paid annually)

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I choose Maple?

Maple is the trusted online doctor resource providing convenient 24/7 virtual care. Talk to Canadian-licensed primary care providers, like doctors, nurse practitioners, and specialists within minutes by phone, video, or text and get your common health issued address quickly and easily with free prescription delivery. Treat concerns like cold and flu symptoms, allergies, skin rashes, and more, and know you are always getting an online doctor appointment with a high level of care.

How long are wait times to see a doctor in British Columbia on Maple?

Wait times to see an online doctor in British Columbia on Maple are usually a few minutes. We offer access to virtual doctors and nurse practitioners 24 hours a day in British Columbia.

Simply log into Maple, hit "Get care", list your symptoms, and get connected with a Canadian-licensed virtual doctor or primary care provider in no time. Looking for an online pharmacy in British Columbia? Our online doctors can fill prescriptions, which can be sent directly to your local pharmacy or delivered for free to your home address.

Can I use Maple outside of British Columbia?

Yes, you can access a virtual doctor or nurse practitioner through Maple no matter what Canadian province you are in, you’ll just need to update and confirm your location in the app before you get care. If you want to use your health card, you’ll need one for the province you’re seeking virtual care in.

If you're not in British Columbia right now, you can find more info relevant to the province you're in here. If you're travelling outside Canada and need care, you can speak with one of our healthcare professionals, but we can't provide a prescription unless you are within Canada.

Why is virtual care important in British Columbia?

Whether you're in Vancouver, Nelson, or Burnaby, virtual care is particularly important in British Columbia because it’s a large province with lots of remote areas. It can sometimes be difficult to see a family doctor or get urgent care if there’s a shortage of hospitals or clinics nearby. On the other hand, in the cities, wait times for emergency departments and walk-in clinics can be hours. With Maple, you can get an online doctor appointment in British Columbia quickly and easily, so it's less time wasted with peace of mind you’re getting a high level of service.

Can I get a prescription online in British Columbia?

Yes you can. Our Maple doctors can provide a prescription and fill it online for British Columbia residents, however prescriptions are given at the providers discretion and we do not prescribe narcotics. With Maple membership you can get prescriptions and refills delivered right to your door, from Kelowna to Victoria and beyond. So that means skipping the wait at your family doctor's office, and at the drugstore.

What specialists can I see in British Columbia with Maple?

British Columbia residents wait an average of 23.2 weeks to see a specialist for necessary medical attention. With Maple, you can see a specialist in under 72 hours. It’s quick and easy to book an online doctor’s appointment in British Columbia with our specialists, and you don’t even need a referral. You can see dermatologists, mental health therapists, endocrinologists, and allergists from the comfort of your home.

Can online doctors provide me with online prescriptions and sick notes in British Columbia?

Yes, you can get a prescription online or request a sick note during your virtual doctor appointment in British Columbia.

To get a prescription online in British Columbia with Maple, simply fill out a short form about the prescription you need. You can either see a doctor in minutes or schedule an appointment with a specialist. Doctors and nurse practitioners can provide prescriptions for most medications at their discretion.

Please note that online doctors in British Columbia can’t provide prescriptions for narcotics or opiates. The doctor or nurse practitioner will let you know if you need to visit a family practice or walk-in clinic in British Columbia instead.

To get an online doctor’s note in British Columbia, you will need to provide your personal health information, like your symptoms and details of your request in the notes section. You can either see a doctor in minutes or schedule an appointment with a specialist. Doctors can provide medical notes for work, school, or short absences at their discretion. You’ll get a digital copy of the sick note with the doctor’s signature and contact information.

How do I see a specialist without a referral in British Columbia?

With Maple, no referral is needed to see a specialist. All you need to do is click “Get care”, select the specialist you’re looking for, and book an appointment at a time that’s convenient for you. You can connect with dermatologists, mental health therapists, endocrinologists, and naturopathic doctors online in British Columbia.

I searched "online doctor British Columbia" and landed here. Is this the best option?

With health-care providers that are all Canadian-licensed, Maple provides same level of service you would get from a regular appointment with a doctor or nurse practitioner, with the added benefit of having access to specialists online too. Lots of our returning patients started out searching "online doctor British Columbia" and now use Maple for the majority of their families healthcare needs.

Speak to a doctor online in British Columbia

Connect with a Canadian-licensed doctor accepting consultations for new patients. See a doctor online in British Columbia with Maple today. 

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