Zone Clinical Section Chief (ZCSC), Pediatric Critical Care, 0523EDMpcc90298 Part-time Job1 week ago Doctor / Physician Alberta 6 views
Alberta Health Services (AHS), Edmonton Zone invites applications for the role of Zone Clinical Section Chief (ZCSC), Pediatric Critical Care.
This 0.20 FTE position governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports to the Zone Clinical Department Head (ZCDH), Child Health and to the Facility Medical Director (FMD), Stollery Childrens Hospital (STO). The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that standards of care are being met in the department and that support for research and teaching is available.
This position provides input into the development of policies and criteria for procedures as it relates to Child Health as well as reviewing and recommending privileges for physicians and evaluating the performance of medical staff working within the Department.
The ZCSC, Pediatric Critical Care is essential in providing leadership to the physician group supporting quaternary critical care support to children with severe infection, trauma, multi-system disease and post-transplant, and other high-acuity illnesses.
The position has an expected start date of approximately July 1st, 2023 and an expected term of 3 years.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, conflict resolution and a passion for quality and patient safety. They 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 their peers. The successful candidate also will be committed to fulfilling clinical and non-clinical duties as a representative of the Department of Child Health.
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.
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. Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
Zone Clinical Department Head, Child Health
c/o Anica Petrusevska at Anica.Petrusevska@ahs.ca
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.
Deadline for submission of applications is 30 days; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.
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.
- Position Classification: Part-time
- FTE: 0.2
- Department: Child Health
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.
- Posting Date: May 18, 2023
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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