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Medical Lead, Sexual Assault Response Team (SART), 0123EDMpcc00054 Part-time Job

1 month ago   Doctor / Physician   Alberta   9 views
Job Details


Alberta Health Services (AHS), Edmonton Zone, invites applications for the role of Medical Lead, Sexual Assault Response Team (SART), Family Medicine.

This 0.10 FTE position, governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports directly to the Section of Community Family Medicine in the Department Head of Family Medicine (FM), working in a dyad relationship with their AHS executive dyad partner.

The role oversees Sexual Assault Response Team work across all sites. The Medical Lead works closely with other Family Medicine and Public Health leads and their operational partners to ensure the appropriate delivery of timely, safe and quality patient care in the Edmonton Zone.

The Medical Lead, SART will be responsible for ensuring that standards of care are being achieved. This position provides input and assists with the development of the sexual assault care protocol including on-going evaluation, review and revision to reflect best practices. Other major accountabilities include:

  • Serving as a consultant to the SART team, program manager or Medical Officer of Health;
  • Assisting in the on-going review of SART through program planning, implementation and evaluation; and
  • Collaborating and liaising with physicians, police services, and health care providers regarding the SART Program role and program improvement.

This role has an expected start date of April 1st, 2023 and an expected term of 3 years.


The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, conflict resolution and a passion for quality and patient safety. They will be an inclusive and visionary leader, ideally possessing experience in medical leadership and is considered a strong clinician by peers. The successful candidate will also possess superior interpersonal skills, and have demonstrated supervisory experience. The successful candidate also will be committed to fulfilling clinical and non-clinical duties as a representative of the Department of Family Medicine.

Candidates must be Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) certified, be eligible to work in Canada, and hold or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and appointment to the AHS Medical Staff.

To apply, please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae and a letter of interest online through the posting.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Deadline for submission of applications is 30 days; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.1
  • Department: Family Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Compensation: Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.
  • Posting Date: Jan 26, 2023
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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.