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Ophthalmologist - Grande Prairie Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Grande Prairie   17 views
Job Details

GRANDE PRAIRIE - Alberta Health Services - North Zone, is seeking a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist and Skilled Surgeon, with a minimum of 3 years experience (surgical experience during residency may be considered) in Cataract surgery and Glaucoma.

The new Ophthalmologist will have Alberta Health Services - hospital & surgical privileges.
The position will include regular hospital and after-hours on call.

Duties include but not limited to:
Reside in and have as his/her primary residence, Grande Prairie
Establish and maintain a full time community based practice within the community
Provide hospital and hospital on call assistance
Contribute to and participate in teaching programs and activities
Contribute to and participate in other administrative duties as assigned.

The successful candidate must be in compliance with Alberta Health Services Immunization of Workers for COVID19 policy prior to their start date. By applying to this position you are confirming your ability and willingness to comply with the policy.

The successful candidate may choose to join an existing community based practice; or establish a new practice within the community.

Posting will close once suitable candidate is found.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

Registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) or proof of CPSA Eligibility for Alberta Licensure is required (to be included with application)


Educational Requirements:
Registration with the CPSA or proof of Eligibility for Alberta Licensure (required with application)

Registration with the Royal College of Canada (FRCSC) or eligibility is desired

Preference will be given to applicants who do not require or have completed the CPSA Preliminary Clinical Assessment.

Related Legislation

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid license with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta. For more information on obtaining this license and the eligibility requirements, please visit College of Physicians & Surgeons of AlbertaCPSA

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Hospital Health
  • Specialty: Ophthalmology
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: Fee for ServiceAlberta Medical Association (AMA) Compensation Programs - AMA Membership compensation programs are under review and may be subject to change
  • Posting Date: Jul 21, 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.