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Urgent Care Physician - Okotoks Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Okotoks   4 views
Job Details

The Department of Rural Medicine, Calgary Zone is seeking applications from physicians with a background in urgent care or emergent care to join the team at the Okotoks Urgent Care Centre.

This is a one year term position starting September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2023 and will include four shifts per month. Evenings and weekends expected. The successful candidate should have the ability to pick up open or traded shifts within the group, as well as shifts needed to be covered at short notice due to unexpected physician absence or illness.

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.

Current ACLS and BLS required.

Previous experience working in urgent or emergent care.

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.

Additional Information
  • FTE: 0.4
  • Department: Rural Medicine
  • Specialty: Urgent Care
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Compensation: The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see
  • Posting Date: Aug 2, 2022
  • Closing Date: Aug 12, 2022
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.
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