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Anatomical/General Pathologist with Hematopathology Fellowship Full-time Job

4 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Grande Prairie   29 views
Job Details

Do you want a work environment that is engaging, collegial, supportive, and nice to come to each day? Do you want to make a difference in the community you live, work and play in? Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) North Sector, in Grande Prairie, Alberta is seeking a qualified full time Anatomical / General Pathologist with a Hematopathology Fellowship or training to join the team at the New Grande Prairie Regional Hospital.

While the position is primarily based at the New Grande Prairie Regional Hospital, involvement and interaction with different Edmonton hospital sites may be required. The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, with its team of 96 pathologists and many consultants, functions as a Center of Excellence. The ideal candidate will have the capacity to cover all areas of lab medicine as a General Pathologist (or AP/CP Pathologist), or an Anatomical Pathologist with Hematopathology Fellowship (or training).

The successful applicant may also be considered for an appointment with the University of Alberta in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Laboratory Medicine and Pathology. Teaching and interaction with a wide range of learners from undergraduate through postgraduate studies, with provision of interactive educational opportunities at all levels as well as participation in collaborative and translational research may be a part of this role, dependent on the successful candidate.

Qualifications include a MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta, and certification in Anatomical Pathology or General Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or Anatomic Pathology/Clinical Pathology by the American Board of Pathology as well as HematopathologyFellowship or training.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Effective communication, skills in quality assurance, operational efficiency and appropriateness of care
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, changing environment that allows for delivery of quality service
  • Ability to balance service and quality imperative in a resource-sensitive environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively, building trust in working relationships, and being an overall team player
Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Prov Dept of Lab Medicine, North Sector
  • Specialty: General Pathology
  • Secondary Specialty: Anatomical Pathology with Hem
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Precision Laboratories
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: An excellent remuneration package including relocation assistance is provided. The pathologist will function as a contractor with APL. Starting remuneration is commensurate with the level of training and experience. Remuneration range for a Laboratory Physician / Pathologist in Alberta is $353,874.00 to $411,650.00.In accordance with the Canadian Foreign Workers requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. This position is available for AHS Sponsorship.Please note that all new staff to APL must provide a criminal records check in compliance with the Protection for Persons in Care Act.
  • Community Info: Grande Prairie is located about 450 kilometers northwest of Edmonton, and about the same distance north of Jasper National Park. Grande Prairie offers the best of both worlds - big city amenities without losing the comfort of a small, safe community and close proximity to outstanding wilderness areas. (Visit Grande Prairie Tourism website for more info:
  • Posting Date: Apr 5, 2022
Company Description
Albertas health care system is one of the best in the world and physicians in Alberta experience a variety of challenging and rewarding opportunities while also enjoying a high standard of living. Whether you are interested in practicing in a large hospital in an urban centre or a small community clinic in a rural area, Alberta offers plenty of choices to suit your skills and interests.
General Practitioners and Family Physicians are licensed health care professionals and are educated in the general practice, with opportunities to focus their practice in specialized areas.
Specialist physicians are trained and certified to provide patient care within a specific discipline. They also act as consultants to other physicians; perform surgery and supervise surgical procedures; and may conduct research on the nature, cause and development of diseases.