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Nocturnist Full-time Job

3 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Alberta   11 views
Job Details


The Department of Medicine at the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services Calgary Zone invites applications for the Nocturnist Acute Medical service located at the Foothills Medical Centre and Peter Lougheed hospitals in Calgary. The successful candidates would work 12 hour shifts (8pm 8am) looking after Internal Medicine in-patients and support the assessment and admission of patients referred from the emergency department. A 1.0 FTE position would be 137 shifts per year. Successful candidates will be members within the Division/Section of General Internal Medicine of the Department of Medicine and be offered clinical faculty appointments to the University of Calgary, if eligible. This role includes opportunities to interact with and provide clinical teaching to medical students and post-graduate clinical trainees in the course of clinical care provision.

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, 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.


MD, FRCPC (Internal Medicine) with a minimum of 4 years of Internal Medicine residency training

Successful candidates should have evidence of strong clinical acumen, have effective organizational and time-management skills, practice evidence-based medicine, and work well within a collaborative interdisciplinary clinical environment. A successful track record in clinical teaching is an asset.

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
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Internal Medicine
  • Specialty: General Internal Medicine (GIM)
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Fee For Service
  • Posting Date: Jun 5, 2023
Company Description
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