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Psychiatrist - Grande Prairie Full-time Job

1 year ago   Doctor / Physician   Grande Prairie   59 views
Job Details

GRANDE PRAIRIE - PSYCHIATRIST: We are seeking a Psychiatrist who is eligible for FRC(P) in general adult psychiatry, to join a diverse Addictions & Mental Health team to provide support to communities with a high need of mental health services.

Grande Prairie Regional Hospital - Virtual Tour

Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:
Establish and maintain a full time community mental health based practice within Grande Prairie
Provide hospital and call support as per call schedule
Support psychiatric services (beyond primary community of practice) either in-person or utilizing Telehealth or another form of telecommunication, which may include but not limited to communities experiencing a high need for mental health services;
Contribute to and participate in teaching programs and activities.
Contribute to and participate in other administrative responsibilities as assigned.

The successful candidate may choose to operate their business by joining an existing practice or by opening their own practice. This is the candidate's independent business decision and will not be managed through the recruitment process.

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

**Posting will close once suitable candidate is found**


The successful candidate must have training and expertise (FRCPC or FRCPC eligible)

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (desired)
  • CPSA Letter of Eligibility or proof of Alberta Licensure required with application

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

For more information on obtaining licensure and eligibility requirements, please visit -CPSA - Apply for Independent Practice

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Mental Health
  • Specialty: Psychiatry
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: Fee for ServiceOn Call Stipend - Physicians are remunerated for being on call.Alberta Medical Association (AMA) Compensation Programs - AMA Membership compensation programs are under review and may be subject to change.* For complete details on AMA Membership Compensation & Benefits -
  • Posting Date: Apr 5, 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.