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Department Of Medicine Nocturnist Full-time Job

4 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary   20 views
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Calgary Nocturnist Acute Medical Service Recruiting FRCPC Internal Medicine Physicians
The Department of Medicine at the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services Calgary Zone invites applications for a new Nocturnist Acute Medical service located within the four adult acute care hospitals in Calgary. The successful candidates would work 12 hour shifts (8pm 8am) looking after Internal Medicine in-patients and support the assessment and admission of patients referred from the emergency department. Given this service supports all the four adult hospitals in Calgary, successful candidates could be required to work shifts at all four hospitals over the course of a year. A 1.0 FTE position would be 137 shifts per year. Successful candidates will be members within the Division/Section of General Internal Medicine of the Department of Medicine and be offered clinical faculty appointments to the University of Calgary, if eligible. This role includes opportunities to interact with and provide clinical teaching to medical students and post-graduate clinical trainees in the course of clinical care provision.

Successful candidates should have evidence of strong clinical acumen, have effective organizational and time-management skills, practice evidence-based medicine, and work well within a collaborative interdisciplinary clinical environment. A successful track record in clinical teaching is an asset. Remuneration is through fee-for-service billings submitted to Alberta Health for clinical services provided.

Qualifications include:
MD, FRCPC (Internal Medicine) with a minimum of 4 years of Internal Medicine residency training
Eligibility for licensure in the province of Alberta
Canadian citizen or permanent resident eligible to work in Canada

The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Must read, write and speak English.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Internal Medicine
  • Specialty: General Internal Medicine (GIM)
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Compensation: Remuneration is through fee-for-service billings submitted to Alberta Health for clinical services provided.The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see
  • Posting Date: Apr 13, 2022
  • Closing Date: May 1, 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.