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Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist - Grande Prairie Full-time Job

1 year ago   Doctor / Physician   Grande Prairie   86 views
Job Details

GRANDE PRAIRIE is seeking a Psychiatrist who is eligible for FRC(P) in child & adolescent psychiatry, to join a diverse Addictions & Mental Health team, providing services to communities with a high need of mental health services.

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Duties include, but not limited to:

Establish and maintain a full time community mental health based practice within Grande Prairie

Provide hospital and on-call assistance as per call schedules

Provide psychiatric services (beyond primary community of practice) either in-person or utilizing Tele-Medicine or another form of telecommunication, which may include but not limited to communities experiencing a high need for mental health services

Contribute to and participate in teaching programs and activities

Contribute to and participate in other administrative duties as assigned

The successful candidate may choose to operate their business by joining an existing practice or by opening their own practice. This is the candidate's business choice and not managed through the recruitment process.


Must have experience in Child & Adolescent Psychiatryin a rural and regional setting

  • Must be FRC(P)or FRC(P) eligiblity (Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada)

Thank you for your interest in the North Zone however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Related Legislation

Under Alberta's Health Professions Act and Physicians, Surgeons and Osteopaths Profession Regulation, you must be a registered member of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) to practice medicine in Alberta.

To find more information on the certification process see Specialist Physician Licensing Process and Specialist Physician Licensing Process on the CPSA website -

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Mental Health
  • Specialty: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: Fee for ServiceAlberta Medical Association (AMA) Compensation Programs - AMA Membership compensation programs are under review and may be subject to change
  • Posting Date: May 11, 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.