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ZCDHSC - Family Medicine- Hospitalist Part-time Job

2 weeks ago   Doctor / Physician   Alberta   6 views
Job Details

Description: The Zone Clinical Department Section Chief for Family Medicine, Hospitalist is a medical leadership role governed by the AHS Medical Staff Rules and is responsible for overseeing clinical operations involving members of the Hospitalist team. The Section Chief reports to the Zone Clinical Department Head.

This position is responsibile to meet regualrly with the Department Head, provide periodic reviews for Department section members, and complete probationary assessments for new active members. The role of Section Chief is also to ensure on call coverage is in place and manage any issues that arise. Participating in Zone and Provincial work is required in addition to workforce planning, identifying needs and assisting with recruitment for the Department. Positively promoting and representing the activities of the Department Section as well as the facility are required.

Qualifications: The successful leader will have proven abilities in communication, conflict resolution and a passion for quality care and patient safety. In addition to the leadership role there is a commitment to fulfilling clinical and non clinical duties as a representative of the Department Section.

Candidates must:

-be eligible to work in Canada

-hold or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA)

- hold an active appointment to the AHS Medical Staff

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.1
  • Department: Family Medicine
  • Specialty: Family Medicine - Hospital Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Renumeration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.
  • Community Info:

    Chinook Regional Hospital is the main hospital for the City of Lethbridge and Southern Alberta, and offers many of the health care services for Alberta Health Services. The hospital services a population of over 150,000

  • Posting Date: Sep 14, 2022
  • Closing Date: Sep 24, 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.