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Surgical Assistant - Vermilion Part-time Job

10 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Vermilion   25 views
Job Details

Alberta Health Services is currently seeking a part-time Surgical Assistant for the Vermilion Health Centre.The successful candidate will be assisting two general surgeons, two urology program physicians, three orthopedic surgeons, and one podiatrist. Vermilion Health Centre is a surgical enhancement site with the Alberta Surgical Initiative.

Vermilion is situated on the edge of the picturesque Vermilion River Valley at the crossroads of the twinned Yellowhead Highway (#16) and Highway (#41) the Town of Vermilion boasts a thriving economy with vast opportunities

A strong and growing retail and business sector coupled with a host of tourism activities, the Town of Vermilion is full of 'New Ideas for Living' with a commitment to community-based living. Vermilion's residents benefit from a superior quality of life and we are very proud to share it. We benefit from short commute times to work, the Vermilion Provincial Park in our back yard, and recreational facilities that cater to a wide range of lifestyles with a remarkable selection of opportunities for residents and visitors. Our community Services Department enhances the quality of life of Vermilion residents by facilitating community partnerships to provide opportunities that contribute to an economically strong, socially connected, culturally vibrant, and a sustainable community. Looking to relocate? Join us in Vermilion.

Eligible for SA (Surgical Assistant) licensure through the CPSA.

Additional Desired Competencies:
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.4
  • Department: Surgery
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: This position is compensated as Fee For Service.
  • Posting Date: Nov 15, 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.