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Locum Emergency Medicine Physician CH-23-MCH-EM-LOC-06 Temporary/Casual Job

2 weeks ago   Doctor / Physician   Edmonton Zone   10 views
Job Details

Covenant Health, in partnership with Alberta Health Services and the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Emergency Medicine, invites applications for two locum Emergency Medicine Specialists at the Misericordia Community Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta.This is an outstanding practice opportunity to work on a committed and creative team serving local and outlying communities in Albertas Edmonton Zone.This position holds a 0.5 FTE from November 21, 2023 June 30, 2024.


MD or equivalent.

Licensed or eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Certification in Emergency Medicine with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the College of Family Physicians Canada (FRCPC or CCFP-EM)

ACLS, PALS, and ATLC Competency.

Expertise and commitment to quality care and patient safety.

Demonstrated commitment to Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) in the healthcare environment.

Understanding of Just Culture and its role in healthcare.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Long-term Locum
  • FTE: 0.5
  • Department: Emergency Medicine
  • Specialty: Emergency Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Covenant Health
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Remuneration will be based on the Fee-for-Service (FFS) schedule.
  • Community Info:

    Covenant Health is one of Canadas largest Catholic healthcare providers and a strong partner in Albertas integrated health system, leading a broad range of healthcare services in hospitals and healthcare centres in urban and rural communities. The Covenant family (Covenant Health, Covenant Care, and Covenant Living) provides acute care, continuing care and independent living services at 26 sites in 15 communities across Alberta.

    Covenant Health is committed to promoting diversity, inclusion and equity. The principles of equity and diversity are applied in the creation of the search and select committee, and all members of the search and selection team will have completed implicit bias and EDI education.
  • Posting Date: Sep 8, 2023
  • Closing Date: Oct 31, 2023
  • Target Start Date: Nov 21, 2023
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.