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General Surgeon - Barrhead Full-time Job

4 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Barrhead   22 views
Job Details

Position will remain open until suitable candidate is found.

Alberta Health Services - North Zone and the community of Barrhead, is seeking a General Surgeon who is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC) to join the local physician group and community of Barrhead.

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 independent business decision and will not be managed through the recruitment process.

The position will include hospital privileges within the Barrhead Healthcare Centre hospital, along with hospital call.

Reside in and have as his/her primary residence in the community of Barrhead.
Establish and maintain a full time community based practice within the community.
Provide call support as per call schedules, as required.
Contribute to and participate in teaching programs and activities; interest in leadership.
Contribute to and participate in other administrative responsibilities as assigned.

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Certification (RCPSC)

Preference will be given to applicants who do not require, or have completed, the CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment (PRA-AB).

Position will remain open until suitable candidate is found.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

Registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) or proof of Eligibility for Alberta Licensure required (to be included with application).

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid license with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta. For more information on obtaining this license and the eligibility requirements, please visit College of Physicians & Surgeons of Albertawww.cpsa.ab

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.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Hospital Health
  • Specialty: General Surgery
  • Secondary Specialty: Surgery - General Surgery
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: 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.
  • Posting Date: Apr 20, 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.