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Zone Clinical Section Chief, Pediatric Rheumatologist Part-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary   11 views
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Description:

Alberta Health Services (AHS), Calgary Zone invites applications for the role of Zone Clinical Section Chief, Pediatric Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics.

This 0.10 FTE position governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports to the Zone Clinical Department Head of Pediatrics. The Department is concurrently seeking applications for a 1.0 FTE position in Pediatric Rheumatology. Candidates may wish to consider applying to both positions.

The Section Chief Pediatric Rheumatology is a leadership role contributing guidance and advice for strategic planning, project development and quality care for patients receiving clinical care through the Section of Pediatric Rheumatology. This medical-administrative leader will work with the medical leadership team contributing expert guidance and advice to matters within the Department of Pediatrics.

This leader position is accountable for ensuring effective support at the site level for patient safety, quality management, teaching and research, promoting educational programs and developing/promoting departmental research activities for section members. The role will also support recruitment and retention of physicians to the section, and liaise with other site medical leaders.

For more information regarding this position, please contact: Dr. Antonia Stang, Zone Clinical Department Head, Department of Pediatrics. Interested applicants should include the following attachments with their application:

Cover letter
Curriculum vitae
The names and contact information for three referees

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.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, conflict resolution, analytics, strategic thinking/influence and a passion for quality and patient care.

Applicants must hold an MD and Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent) in Pediatrics and Rheumatology.

Practice experience in Pediatric Rheumatology is required.

Applicants must be eligible for an Independent Practice Permit with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.1
  • Department: Pediatrics
  • Specialty: Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see www.albertadoctors.org
  • Posting Date: Sep 26, 2022
  • Closing Date: Oct 14, 2022
Company Description
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