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Locum Academic Teaching Physician Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary   6 views
Job Details

This is a locum position, starting Nov 1, 2022 (0.399 FTE) with full days on Tuesdays and Fridays at the South Health Campus Family Teaching Clinic.

The successful candidate will be expected to take over a panel of patients and be a primary preceptor for family medicine residents, and will be a PCN member.

  • Provide medical services to the patients of the Department of Family Medicine (DFM) Academic Teaching Clinics
  • Provide clinical teaching and assessment to medical students, clerks, residents and Alberta International Graduate (AIMG) Program Externs
  • Provide task and patient coverage for colleagues as necessary; to provide continuity in time of need, flexibility to perform additional clinics may be requested
  • Participate in after-hours care including on-call coverage (MD 24) and evening clinics
  • Participate in the Alberta Triplicate Prescription Program
  • Contribute to quality improvement initiatives and clinical program development
  • Attend meetings such as clinical operations meeting, academic business meeting, and clinical team meetings when available
  • Participate in relevant education activities
  • Participate in Interprofessional Education

Were passionate about what we do. Our team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff, and physicians promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across the Calgary Zone. We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

COVID-19 Vaccination Information for Medical Staff

Alberta Health Services has approved a mandatory Immunization of Workers for COVID-19 vaccine policy, effective immediately. In accordance with the Policy, all contractors and AHS employees, including medical and midwifery staff are required to befully immunizedagainst COVID-19 prior to their first day of practice.

Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and letter of interest (in pdf format) to family.medicine@ahs.caBy 14 days of posting date

  • AHS Privileges through a Medical Staff appointment with the Section of Community Primary Care of the Department of Family Medicine
  • Academic Appointment with the Department of Family Medicine
  • Clinical teaching experience is considered an asset
  • Certification from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)

Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and letter of interest (in pdf format) to family.medicine@ahs.caBy 14 days of posting date

The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Must read, write and speak English.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Short-term Locum
  • FTE: 0.39
  • Department: Family Medicine
  • Specialty: Family Medicine - Community / Primary Care
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Compensation: The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see
  • Posting Date: Aug 4, 2022
  • Closing Date: Aug 18, 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.