Physician - Family Medicine - CTC Full-time Job2 months ago Doctor / Physician Calgary Zone 6 views
The successful candidate will be expected to take over a panel of patients and be a primary preceptor for family medicine residents and will be a PCN member.
Clinical Teaching and Service Responsibilities:
Provide medical services to the patients of the Department of Family Medicine (DFM) Academic Teaching Clinics
Provide clinical teaching and assessment to medical students, clerks, residents, and Alberta International Graduate (AIMG) Program Externs
Provide task and patient coverage for colleagues as necessary; to provide continuity in time of need, flexibility to perform additional clinics may be requested
Participate in after-hours care including on-call coverage (MD 24) and evening clinics
Participate in the Alberta Triplicate Prescription Program
Contribute to quality improvement initiatives and clinical program development
Attend meetings such as clinical operations meetings, academic business meetings, and clinical team meetings when available
Participate in relevant education activities
Participate in Interprofessional Education
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.
AHS Privileges through a Medical Staff appointment with the Section of Community Primary Care of the Department of Family Medicine
Academic Appointment with the Department of Family Medicine
Clinical teaching experience is considered an asset
Certification from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)
Send a letter of interest outlining your suitability for the position including previous teaching experience and other relevant qualifications. Please provide a copy of your current CV and indicate the position to which you are applying.
For further information, you may contact Family.Medicine@albertahealthservices.ca
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.
- Position Classification: Short-term Locum
- FTE: 0.39
- Department: Family Medicine
- Specialty: Family Medicine - Community / Primary Care
- 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 www.albertadoctors.org.
- Posting Date: Jul 11, 2023
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
- Target Start Date: Sep 1, 2023
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.