Zone Clinical Department Facility Chief (ZCDFC), Family Medicine – Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH), 0623EDMpcc00160 Part-time Job2 months ago Doctor / Physician Edmonton Zone 8 views
Alberta Health Services (AHS), Edmonton Zone, invites applications for the role of Zone Clinical Department Facility Chief (ZCDFC), Family Medicine Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH).
This 0.25 FTE position, governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports directly to the Zone Clinical Department Head (ZCDH), Family Medicine and the Facility Medical Director (FMD), RAH.
The Facility Chief role is responsible for the daily operations of the hospitalist Family Medicine team, ensuring quality and continuous review of performance and other metrics and liaison with other teams across the Zone. This position also oversees post-acute care with our TU program at RAH in the Edmonton Zone, provides input into developing policies related to Family Medicine, reviews and recommends privileges for family physicians at RAH, and evaluates the performance of medical staff working within the Department.
This role is essential to continue the liaison between other teams at the facility level, particularly General Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine, and the other hospitalist teams in the Zone.
This role has an expected start date of Aug 1st, 2023 and an expected term of 3 years.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, physician and stakeholder engagement, and a passion for quality and patient safety. They will be an inclusive and visionary leader and be considered a strong clinician by their peers. The successful candidate will also possess superior interpersonal skills. Demonstrated supervisory or management experience is an asset.
Candidates must be College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) 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.
To apply, please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae and a letter of interest online through the doctorjobsalberta.com posting, as well as a separate copy to
Dr. Nadia Salvaterra
Associate Zone Medical Director (AZMD), Primary Care, Continuing Care, Community Care and Suburban Hospitals
We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Deadline for submission of applications is 30 days; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.
- Position Classification: Part-time
- FTE: 0.25
- Department: Family Medicine
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.
- Posting Date: Jul 4, 2023
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
- Target Start Date: Aug 1, 2023
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.