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Staff Anesthesiologist (23-UAH-ANE-15) Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Doctor / Physician   Edmonton Zone   11 views
Job Details

The Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) in Edmonton, Alberta invites applications for the role of Staff Anesthesiologist.

This is a substantive full-time position based primarily at the University of Alberta Hospital, a tertiary level trauma and transplant centre.

Successful applicants will apply for an Academic Clinical Appointment in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. Final job description will be negotiated with the clinical department lead to fit with previous experience and interests and will include resident education. Department members can expect between 6 and 12 weeks of vacation and meeting time per year.

The Department of Anesthesiology team includes physicians, scientists, educators and allied health professionals and is a major referral centre for Northern Alberta and the Northwest Territories.In Edmonton, the Anesthesiology group provides services to patients at the Cross Cancer Institute, Grey Nuns Community Hospital, Leduc Community Hospital, Misericordia Community Hospital, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Stollery Childrens Hospital, Sturgeon Community Hospital and the University of Alberta Hospital.

Job Requirements:

The successful applicants shall have certification in Anesthesiology with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Specialist expertise in regional, acute pain, liver transplant, neuro, vascular, obstetric and cardiac is considered an asset, as are interests in administration, education and research.

How to Apply:

Interested persons should apply online by submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references.

Salary Details:

Remuneration for this position will be based on Fee for Service (FFS) schedule.

For More Information Please Contact:

Chantal Letkemann

Administrative Support to:

Dr. James Green, MBBS, FRCA

Clinical Site Lead, Department of Anesthesiology University of Alberta Hospital

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Learn more about Specialist Physician Licensing Process on theCPSA website.

Community Info:

Edmonton is the capital of Alberta. It is a vibrant, multi-cultural city with diverse and welcoming communities. We have a high standard of living and a booming arts and culinary scene. We have over 50 festivals annually and an inner-city green space that is 22 time larger than Central Park, New York. There are stunning landscapes in all directions prairie parklands, rolling hills and of course the soaring summers of the Rocky Mountains. Our hot summers and blue-sky winters make Alberta an incredibly popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts.

Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, can be found on the Facultys Home Page at

Details about Alberta Health Services and Edmonton can be found at and respectively.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 0.8
  • Department: Anesthesiology
  • Specialty: Anesthesiology
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: Remuneration will be based on a fee-for service model with billing directly to Alberta Health.
  • Posting Date: Sep 8, 2023
  • 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.