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Attending Physician

General / Family Practitioner
Part Time Practice
South Health Campus
2020-01-24  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
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We are looking to recruit for a part-time position with the South Health Campus hospitalist group to help ensure adequate AFTER HOURS, VACATION and SICK LEAVE coverage for our regular group of Hospitalist physicians.

Our group of hospitalist physicians provide patient care through a continuum of inpatient services; seeing patients in the ER, following them through their stay on the inpatient units, and then advising on and facilitating post-acute care. Duties typically include daily rounding, regular admitting shifts , ward coverage shifts, and intermittent weekend work. The physician is typically part of a multi dicciplinary team and would be responsible for clinical assesents , treatments, tests, and consulting with other specialty physicians before discharging patients back to their primary care physicians when appropriate. This is a replacement of an existing positions and the replacement practitioner would have the same duties as the practitioner currently in the role.

The position is available starting on April 1, 2020. There is an accompanying probationary period with this position. There will be a regularly scheduled component following the team based 2 weeks on 2 weeks off model, partnered with a consistent .

Time Requirement:

Variable FTE based on need

-Eligible for licensure and in good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and CMPA

-Eligible for privileges within the Department of Family Medicine, Alberta Health Services

-Clinical excellence in the described role, with previous inpatient experience being an asset

-Excellent clinical, interpersonal and communication skills

-Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a team setting to create patient focused solutions

-Exhibits leadership skills and potential

-Desire to participate and contribute to quality improvement activities

-Will be required to attend an in-person interview with an interview panel and provide references upon request

Please note there are strong internal candidates anticipated to apply for this position

Must read, write, and speak English.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Competitive remuneration through an alternative remuneration plan (ARP)

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.

Continuing Medical Education reimburses physicians for eligible continuing medical education costs. Each eligible Practitioner receives a $2,656 annual allotment which can be carried forward for three years.

Dr. Kobus Stassen

Site Lead Medical Inpatient Care

South Health Campus

4448 Front St.

Calgary, AB T3M 1M4

Email: kobus.stassen

Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to by 17 Jan 2020.

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to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

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