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Psychiatrist- Peace River Full-time Job

4 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Peace River   19 views
Job Details

Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:
Establish and maintain a full time community mental health based practice within Peace River
Support psychiatric services (including child & adolescent psychiatry) (beyond primary community of practice) either in-person or utilizing Telehealth or another form of telecommunication, which may include but not limited to Area 1 & Area 2 North Zone 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 is recruited for the community of Peace River, to improve access & stabilization of Psychiatry specialty services within Area 1 & Area 2.

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

Qualifications & Experience

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

Experience and/or training in Child & Adolescent psychiatry is required.

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 & Surgeons of Alberta. For more information on obtaining this license and the eligibility requirements, please visit College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta at

Additional Information
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Mental Health
  • Specialty: Psychiatry
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: Clinical ARP - Alternate Relationship PlanThis ARP is an income guarantee which is determined by FTE definition 214 days of service = 1.0 FTE valued at approximately $1,500.00 / day or $323,513.00 per annum
  • Posting Date: Mar 25, 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.