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Zone Clinical Department Facility Chief, Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit – University of Alberta Hospital (UAH) (22-UAH-ACC-ML-04) Part-time Job

3 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Alberta   16 views
Job Details

Alberta Health Services (AHS), Edmonton Zone invites applications for the role of Zone Clinical Department Facility Chief, Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit University of Alberta Hospital (UAH).

This 0.2 FTE position, governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports directly to the Zone Clinical Department Head, Adult Critical Care and to the Facility Medical Director, UAH.

Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.

This position provides input into the development of policies and criteria for procedures as they relate to the Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit as well as reviewing and recommending privileges for physicians working within the Adult Critical Care Department. This position is accountable for, but not limited to, the resolution of physician-related and clinical-operational matters; providing clinical leadership, consultation, support and coaching to the site Adult Critical Care Physicians, medical staff and allied health staff; monitoring clinical practice and medical staff in accordance with the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules; and advocating for the provision of overall quality, patient safety, and patient care.

The University of Alberta Hospital is one of Canadas leading academic health sciences centres with a reputation for research, innovation, education, and patient-centred care. As a referral centre for western and northern Canada, our teams at the UAH, the Mazankowksi Alberta Heart Institute and the Kaye Edmonton Clinic provide expert care to our community as well as some of the most complex and critically ill patients in Canada.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, conflict resolution and a passion for quality and patient safety. S/he will be an inclusive and visionary leader with significant experience in medical leadership and is considered a strong clinician by peers.

The successful candidate will possess superior interpersonal skills, have demonstrated supervisory experience and be an excellent clinician with the respect of his/her peers. The successful candidate also will be committed to fulfilling clinical and non-clinical duties as a representative of the Department of Adult Critical Care.

Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.

Candidates must be Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)certified, be eligible to work in Canada, and hold or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and appointment to the AHS Medical Staff. Candidates should have evidence of formal administrative education and training.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


Alberta Health Services hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.2
  • Department: Adult Critical Care
  • Specialty: Critical Care Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.
  • Posting Date: Jun 21, 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.