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Rural Family Physician- Cardston Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Cardston   13 views
Job Details

Description:

Alberta Health Services, South Zone is currently seeking afull-time Rural Family Physicianfor the Cardston Health Centre.

As the successful candidate you will:

  • establish a Family Medicine practice in Cardston;
  • participate in the on-call rotation for the CardstonHealth Centre, including ER,Inpatient, Outpatient and Acute Care;
  • reside in and have as your primary residence Cardston or surrounding catchment area;
  • obtain and maintain an AHS Medical Staff Appointment and appropriate privileges to provide the services;
  • participate in quality programs and initiatives undertaken within the Zone Clinical Department of Rural Medicine.

Qualifications:

  • have or be eligible for CCFP
  • have rural emergency room experience
    • low risk obstetric experience is an asset
  • eligible for licensure with the CPSA
Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Rural Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Fee for Service;for complete details on benefits please visit The Alberta Medical Association at www.albertadoctors.org
  • Community Info:

    Cardston is located 45 minutes southwest of Lethbridge on Highway 5 and within sight of Montana and Waterton Lakes National Park, the Town of Cardston straddles the Lee Creek valley and serves as a shopping and tourist hub for southwest Alberta. The primary industries in Cardston are business and community service, retail and wholesale, construction, and public administration.

    Town of Cardston

    Recruiter: Alecia Kerber; alecia.kerber@ahs.ca

    We thank you for your application, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • Posting Date: Jul 11, 2022
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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.