Anesthetist CH-23-GNCH-ANE-01,02,03 Full-time Job1 week ago Doctor / Physician Edmonton 5 views
Covenant Health in partnership with Alberta Health Services and the Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta, invites applications for Staff Anesthesiologists to be based primarily at the Grey Nuns Community Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta.
This position carries a maximum of 3.0 FTE. The allotment of FTE to the successful candidate(s) will be determined at the time of hire.
The successful applicants will be expected to apply for a Clinical Faculty Appointment in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and be willing to be involved in resident teaching and clinical research facilitation.
The successful applicants will havecertification in Anesthesiology with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.Additional training in regional, acute pain, and obstetrical will beconsidered an asset but are not essential.
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Anesthesia
- Specialty: Anesthesiology
- Recruiting Organization: Covenant Health
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: Remuneration will be based on the Fee-for-Service (FFS) schedule.
- Community Info:
Covenant Health is one of Canadas largest Catholic healthcare providers and a strong partner in Albertas integrated health system, leading a broad range of healthcare services in hospitals and healthcare centres in urban and rural communities. The Covenant family (Covenant Health, Covenant Care, and Covenant Living) provides acute care, continuing care and independent living services at 26 sites in 15 communities across Alberta.
The Department of Anesthesia at the Grey Nuns Community Hospital has a busy operative program which includes the Northern Alberta Vascular Centre (NAVC). The NAVC operates out of two hybrid theatres which are capable of both open and/or endovascular repairs. As well, we provide Anesthetic services for General Surgery, ENT, Plastics, Orthopedics, Gynecology and Ear Nose and Throat. We provide service to our Obstetrics Program which averages 7000 deliveries per year. The GNH is involved in numerous quality improvement projects within the AHS zone. We also are actively involved in medical education at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level. These opportunities include daily teaching in the OR and/or formal teaching at resident academic half days including simulation.
- Posting Date: Jan 17, 2023
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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