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Physician Extender Part-time Job

1 month ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary   4 views
Job Details

Services of the Department of Psychiatry, Calgary Zone are provided in all urban adult acute sites (Foothills, Peter Lougheed, Rockyview General Hospitals and South Health Campus), the Alberta Childrens Hospital, the Southern Alberta Forensic Psychiatry Centre and the Claresholm Centre for Mental Health and Addictions. We also provide many community services, with mental health clinics in all quadrants of the city, a large mental health program at the Sheldon Chumir Health Centre, and in rural areas around Calgary. We provide psychiatric consultation services to a range of other treatment facilities. The Department has an active research program through the University of Calgary, a post-graduate training program encompassing 40 residents over a 5-year period, plus undergraduate training. Immediate opportunity exists for an individual with an interest in Emergency Psychiatry to fill the vacant extender shifts each month.

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, all 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.

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
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.4
  • Department: Psychiatry
  • Specialty: Psychiatry
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see
  • Posting Date: Feb 1, 2023
  • Closing Date: Feb 10, 2023
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.