Urgent Care Physician - Airdrie Full-time Job3 weeks ago Doctor / Physician Airdrie 8 views
The group at Airdrie Urgent Care is looking for a trained individual to join their group providing coverage for both day and night 8 hour shifts. The position will start February 1, 2023 and include 10 shifts per month.
Airdrie is a vibrant community of 74,000 people, 30 minutes north of Calgary. The Urgent Care (UC) functions as the primary source of urgent medical treatment for all presenting individuals, with 40% of the presentations being pediatric patients. The UC also serves a large catchment for surrounding communities and north Calgary. The successful applicant needs to have a keen interest in ER/Urgent Care. Preference will be given to applicants who have at least 1 year of ER/Urgent Care/Rural Emergency experience. The applicant should be comfortable with managing a wide range of high acuity presentations, including sedation and resuscitation. The successful candidate needs to provide proof of ACLS/PALS/conscious sedation training such as ProSed.
Were passionate about what we do. Our team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff, and physicians promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across the Calgary Zone. We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.
Minimum 1 year experience in ER/Urgent Care/Rural ER
Conscious sedation training
The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
Must read, write and speak English.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Rural Medicine
- Specialty: Urgent Care
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see www.albertadoctors.org
- Posting Date: Jan 6, 2023
- Closing Date: Jan 17, 2023
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