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Surgical Assistant - Surgery - Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre Full-time Job

1 month ago   Doctor / Physician   Red Deer   5 views
Job Details

If a collegial working environment in a diverse community practice within a 90-minute drive to the Canadian Rocky Mountains is what you are looking for, you've come to the right place!

Alberta Health Services is currently seeking the services of an independently licensed physician to Surgical Assist surgeons at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre. The successful candidate will function as a first assistant for major elective and emergency surgical procedures for a variety of surgical specialties including evenings, weekends and holidays. The practitioner would ideally work to collaboratively schedule to ensure continued surgical service provision.

Red Deer is a thriving family-friendly city of over 100,000 people that is in close proximity to the Rocky Mountains and many other outdoor attractions. We are ideally situated between Edmonton and Calgary, both less than an hour and a half drive away.Red Deer has all the amenities you need: great school systems, well-equipped hospitals and health centres, and there's always lots to learn at our libraries and museums. With an assortment of recreationfacilities, multi-use trails and green spaces along with engaging local culture and art - there's an experience waiting for you.

You can find more information about our city and theRed Deer Regional Hospital Centre here:


  • Certificate of the College of Family Physicians (CCFP) - for assisting only
  • Eligible to practice as a Surgical Assistant as per the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
Additional Information
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Surgery
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: This position is compensated as Fee For Service.
  • Community Info:

  • Posting Date: Feb 3, 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.