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Family Medicine (Community/Primary Care), Locum Pool (22-EEHC-FAM-FCC-LOC-99b) Temporary/Casual Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Edmonton   9 views
Job Details

Description:

Alberta Health Services Department of Family Medicine and the East Edmonton Heath Centre Family Care Clinic is inviting applications from physicians interested in providing locum Family Medicine Care/primary care to marginalized, complex patients. The facility is funded by an ARP and there is an immediate need for qualified personnel with good communication skills.

The clinic offers patients access to an interdisciplinary primary care team including family physicians, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and social workers.

On-site lab and DI are available. Clinic operations are fully computerized with the launch of Connect Care in November of 2019. Other co-located programs at EEHC include Public Health Services, Addictions and Mental Health, Adult and Childrens Home Care and Social Services.

This is a combined clinical practice and teaching environment and successful candidates will be encouraged to hold clinical appointments in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Successful candidates will also be expected to become members of the North Edmonton Primary Care Network.

This position is not eligible for AHS Sponsorship of a CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment

Qualifications:

The successful applicant shall have certification in Family Medicine with the Canadian College of Family Physicians and hold active licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta with acceptable experience in Family Medicine.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Long-term Locum
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Family Medicine
  • Specialty: Family Medicine - Community / Primary Care
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Remuneration for these positions will be on a guaranteed rate of ~$170/hour under ARP net overhead.
  • Posting Date: Nov 25, 2022
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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.