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General Practitioner Full-time Job

1 year ago   Doctor / Physician   Red Deer   43 views
Job Details

Responsibilities/Duties:

We are looking for a Family Medicine physician who will provide full time comprehensive community family practice. Full scope of practice includes Community Clinic, Acute Inpatient & Outpatient, LTC as well as provide care to the RD Hospice including on-call and the Vulnerable Population clinics where needed.

There is also an option to provide Optional coverage for hospitalist or obstetrical services based on operational needs. Candidates require recent and relevant experience in all scopes of practice to be performed.

Additional Notes About Red Deer

Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre

No. of Inpatient Beds: 222
No. of Surgical Beds: 72
No. of Intensive Care Beds: 18
No. of Labor & Delivery Beds: 33
No. of Day Surgery Beds: 31

Hospital Statistics:

Deliveries: 2500 p/yr

Radiology Services:
Diagnostic Imaging
Ultrasound
Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Laboratory Hours of Operation: 24 hrs

Kidney Dialysis Unit on Site: Yes

Cancer Treatment Services Available on Site: Yes

For Additional Information Please See:

Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre

Qualifications:

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid and relevant license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta, or a valid Notification of Eligibility Letter from the CPSA.

Required Competencies

  • Recent experience (within the last 12 months) of independent Family Medicine practice where the physician has been the Most Responsible Physician for a wide range of Family Medicine patients.
  • Recent Obstetric experience (within last 24 months) in pre-natal, postnatal, neonatal care as well as performing low risk deliveries (if interested in Obsterics)
  • Experience in obstetrical and neonatal emergencies and resuscitation (if interested in Obstetrics)
  • Experience within the past 24 months being responsible for after hours inpatient care.

Desired Competencies

  • Recommended
    •Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
    •Pediatric Advanced Life Support
    •MOREOB/Advances in Labor and Risk Managment (ALARM)
    •Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP)
    •Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO)
    •Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)

Compensation:

This Position is Fee For Service

On 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, click here.

Recruiter Contact:


For more information on this opportunity, please contact Lindsay McDow at e-mail physician@albertahealthservices.ca

Company Operating Name: Alberta Health Services
Business Address: 43 Michener Bend
City: Red Deer
Province/ Territory: Alberta
Postal Code: T4P 0H6

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.