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Surgical Hospitalist, 22-UAH-FAM-CA-51b Part-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Edmonton   22 views
Job Details

Alberta Health Services is currently seeking the services of an independently licensed physician to assist in the medical management of surgical inpatients in Orthopedics under the Division of Surgery at the University of Hospital in the Edmonton Zone. This is a co-management model of care with the Surgical Hospitalist primarily providing general medical care and the attending surgeon primarily managing surgical care in a collaborative environment.

We are recruiting a physician to start as soon as possible. The successful applicant will provide scheduled service in Orthopedics under the Surgery Division at the University of Alberta Hospital. Clinical responsibilities may include completing admissions, consults, daily assessment and active management of inpatients, minor procedures and completion of discharge summaries. Teaching of medical students and residents may also be required. Surgical Hospitalists will be encouraged to work a minimum of 3 shifts per month. Shifts are Monday - Sunday 0700 -1700 or 1600 -2400.

Interested applicants should forward a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent and the names of three references.

Consideration of applicants will continue until the position is lled.

Information about Alberta Health Services and the City of Edmonton can be found at www.albertahealthservices.caand, respectively.

Applicants must hold an MD or equivalent and must be eligible for independent licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. Ideal applicants should have ACLS and experience in the clinical management of acute medical inpatients.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.4
  • Department: Family Medicine
  • Specialty: Clinical Associate
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Remuneration is on a fee-for-service basis and is competitive with other North American jurisdictions., a stipend is also provided through the Acute Care Coverage department and is currently under negotiations.
  • Posting Date: Sep 22, 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.