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Psychiatrist (PLC Unit 25/27) Full-time Job

1 month ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary Zone New ▾ ▸ 1 additional location Calgary Zone   16 views
Job Details

We would like to advise you that PLC is recruiting an Inpatient Psychiatrist. PLC Inpatient Psychiatrists work among a multidisciplinary team of nursing staff, social workers, occupational therapists, recreational therapists and managers. Caseload typically consists of 5-6 patients. A successful candidate will work as part of a larger team of psychiatrists which help with coverage in ER, Short Stay Unit, Day Hospital, conducting ECT and oncall responsibilities will occur at PLC. Recent experience of working at PLC either as staff or a resident will be highly considered.


Eligible candidates will have an MD and must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry and be eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadian and Permanent Residents will be given priority. Only suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Must read, write and speak English.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Psychiatry
  • Specialty: Psychiatry
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Remuneration is fee-for-serviceThe Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.
  • Posting Date: Aug 3, 2023
  • Closing Date: Oct 31, 2023
  • Target Start Date: Sep 1, 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.