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Cardiologist Full-time Job

1 year ago   Doctor / Physician   Lethbridge   37 views
Job Details

Responsibilities/Duties:

Alberta Health Services, South Zone is currently recruiting for a full-time Cardiologist for the Chinook Regional Hospital (CRH).

CRH is the largest community hospital located in Southern Alberta providing services to Lethbridge and surrounding rural areas with a catchment population of ~150,000.

The successful candidate will:

  • Establish and maintain a full-time Cardiology practice in the community of Lethbridge;
  • Provide inpatient consultations (including ICU);
  • Provide outpatient cardiac services;
  • Provide on-call support as per AHS's on-call schedules;
  • Participate within the established Heart Function Clinic, Cardiac Device Clinic, and Cardiac Rehabilitation Program;
  • Obtain and maintain an AHS Medical Staff Appointment and appropriate privileges to provide the services;
  • Participate in quality improvement programs and initiatives.

Additional Notes About Lethbridge

Lethbridge is a vibrant city of just over 100,000 located in beautiful southern Alberta - close to the mountains (about 70 miles from Waterton National Park and the Rockies) and an easy drive to Calgary.

City of Lethbridge

University of Lethbridge

Lethbridge College

Qualifications:

The successful candidate:

  • Must have or be eligible for FRCPC or equivalent; with a Fellowship in Cardiology;
  • Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Compensation:

Remuneration: Fee-for-Service

For complete details on further incentives and AMA benefits, please contact the Alberta Medical Association.

Recruiter Contact:


Please apply directly through this posting, applications received by email alone will be redirected to this site for submission; we thank you for your interest in the above noted position, only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Alecia Kerber
Planner - Physician Resources
Alecia.Kerber@ahs.ca

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.