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General Practitioner - Emergency Medicine - Olds Full-time Job

1 month ago   Doctor / Physician   Olds   12 views
Job Details


We are looking for a General Practitioner with recent and relevant training and experience in Family Medicinefor a fulltime Family Medicine practice in the town of Olds. A successful candidate is expected to have a family clinic practice and participate in on-call rotation for the Emergency Department. They are requiredto cover inpatients and long term care patients. There will also be the ability to join the Hospitalist group.


  • A successful candidate will hold valid and relevant license with the College of Family Physicians
  • 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
  • Applicant must also be able to provide proof of participation in relevant Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs
  • Emergency on-call experience (within last 24 months)
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP)

Desired Competencies

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Additional Information
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Family Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Fee for service.
  • Community Info:

    Olds Hospital and Care Centre

    No. of Inpatient Beds: 33

    No. of LTC beds: 50

    No. of operating room s: 2

    No. of Deliveries: 320

    Emergency Services:24/7

    Number of Emergency visits (per annum):18000

    Radiology Services

    Diagnostic Imaging


    Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

    Mobile Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

    Laboratory Hours of Operation:0700 - 0000

    Kidney Dialysis Unit on Site:Yes

    Cancer Treatment Services Available on Site: No

    If No, what is the approximate travel to the nearest service:40 km

  • Posting Date: Aug 8, 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.