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General Internal Medicine - Grande Prairie Full-time Job

1 year ago   Doctor / Physician   Grande Prairie   53 views
Job Details

INTERNAL MEDICINE PHYSICIAN - GRANDE PRAIRIE: The Grande Prairie Regional Hospital is seeking an Internal Medicine (Generalist) Specialist Physician to join the internal medicine physician group in Grande Prairie -Grande Prairie Regional Hospital - VIRTUAL TOUR

FRCSC (Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons Canada) designation is required.

The Internal Medicine specialist physician will have Alberta Health Services hospital privileges.

This position will include in-patient internal medicine hospital on-call, with opportunity to participate in the "reading pool" for ECG's and opportunity to perform Exercise Stress Testing (with CPSA approval).

Duties include but not limited to:
Reside in and have as his/her primary residence, Grande Prairie
Establish and maintain a full time community based practice within the community
Provide internal medicine in-patient hospital and call assistance as required
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 will not be managed through the recruitment process.

The successful candidate must be in compliance withAlberta Health Services Immunization of Workers for COVID19 policyprior to their start date. By applying to this position you are confirming your ability and willingness to comply with the policy.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posting will close once suitable candidate is found.

Required Qualifications:

  • Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada Certification (RCPSC)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

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 General Practitioner & Family Physician Licensing Process and Specialist Physician Licensing Process on the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta website -CPSA

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Hospital Health
  • Specialty: General Internal Medicine (GIM)
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Fee for ServiceOn Call Stipend - Physicians are remunerated for being on call.Alberta Medical Association (AMA) Compensation Programs - AMA Membership compensation programs are under review and may be subject to change.* For complete details on AMA Membership Compensation & Benefits -
  • Posting Date: Apr 6, 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.