General / Family Physician - Strathmore Full-time Job1 month ago Doctor / Physician Alberta 11 views
We are seeking a General Practitioner with relevant training and experience in Family Medicine. The scope of practice is community clinic work.
- FTE: 1
- Department: Rural Medicine
- Specialty: Family Medicine - Community / Primary Care
- Recruiting Organization: Community Clinic
- Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
- Compensation: $300,000-$500,000, depending on schedule of the physician
- Community Info:
Strathmore is a town located in southern Alberta, Canada that is surrounded by Wheatland County. It is along the Trans-Canada Highway approximately 50 kilometres (30 mi) east of Calgary. In the 2021 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Town of Strathmore recorded a population of 14,339. The town is an important agricultural community. Many residents commute daily from Strathmore to Calgary. In the 21st century, the town has seen a major growth in commercial development, with many franchise restaurants and a few big-box chain stores opening in the community.The Clinic was built in 2016, and has room for 4 physicians at a time. Each physician gets 2 nicely outfitted exam rooms with computers and printers in each. Onsite it is supported by the Calgary Rural PCN, and also has a full pulmonary function lab and a Obstructive Sleep Apnea therapy group.
- Posting Date: Dec 8, 2022
- Closing Date: May 11, 2023
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.