Locum FM Hospitalist CH-23-GNCH-FAM-PCHT-LOC-19 Temporary/Casual Job1 month ago Doctor / Physician Edmonton Zone 16 views
Covenant Health in partnership with Alberta Health Services and the Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta, invites applications for Locum Hospitalists to be based primarily at the Grey Nuns Community Hospital in Edmonton, 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 Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI)education.
The successful applicants will be expected to apply for a Clinical Faculty Appointment in the Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.
This is an opportunity for a Family Physician with an existing community based family practice to work with our PCHT Teams to deliver locum care and consultation services to patients.This role has an expectation of 6-10 weeks of coverage during a one year locum.
MD or equivalent.
Licensed or eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
Certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
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.
This position is NOT ELIGIBLE for Sponsorship/CPSA Assessment.
- Position Classification: Long-term Locum
- FTE: 0
- Department: Family Medicine
- Specialty: Family Medicine - Hospital Medicine
- Recruiting Organization: Covenant Health
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: Remuneration will be based on the Fee-for-Service (FFS) schedule.Interested applicants should apply with a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references.
- 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: Aug 3, 2023
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
- Target Start Date: Oct 2, 2023
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.