Pediatrician CH-23-MCH-PED-GEN-01 Part-time Job1 month ago Doctor / Physician Edmonton Zone 9 views
Covenant Health in partnership with Alberta Health Services and the Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta, invites applications for a General Pediatrician to be based primarily at the Misericordia 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 Pediatrics, University of Alberta, which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.
In collaboration with their colleagues, the successful candidate will deliver inpatient care and consultation services to hospital patients. This position participates in the programs on-call in-patient schedule while maintaining a community-based practice.The successful applicant will be expected to participate in teaching residents or medical students. An interest in community pediatrics or sub-specialty training in areas aligned with community pediatrics activities is preferred.
MD or equivalent.
Licensed or eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
Certification in Pediatrics 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.
- Position Classification: Part-time
- FTE: 0.6
- Department: Child Health
- Specialty: Pediatrics
- 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 1, 2023
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
- Target Start Date: Sep 1, 2023
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