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Deputy Site Lead

General / Family Practitioner
Part Time Practice
Rockyview General Hospital
2021-10-23  Time: 23:59
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: Calgary Zone To learn more about this zone
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This position is open to qualified AHS employees only


1. Coordinate RGH Hospitalist Program involvement in Zone Quality Improvement and Patient Safety initiatives upon the request of the RGH Hospitalist Leader.

2. Participate in the RGH Hospitalist Program periodic review process.

3. Assist in the coordination of regular monthly Continuing Medical Education (CME) for the team.

4. Act as alternate chair for site meetings and provide coverage for the RGH Hospitalist Leader as required.

5. Actively promote the development of strong working relationships between the Hospitalist Program and other clinical departments at RGH.

6. Assist in the coordination of resident rotations and student electives as applicable.

7. Attend monthly RGH Hospitalist meetings, Medical Inpatients Section meetings and other meetings as assigned or delegated by the RGH Hospitalist Leader.

8. Participate in the investigation, review, and resolution of patient concerns related to the RGH Hospitalist Service

9. In collaboration with the RGH Site Hospitalist Leader:

· Communicate physician related issues for RGH to their medical leadership team, operations team and membership (up, down and across organization)

· Collaborate with other Calgary Zone physician leaders to develop, implement, and evaluate models of medical service delivery at RGH

· Accountable for training and orienting physicians to RGH

· Other duties as assigned by the RGH Site Hospitalist Leader after consultation

Time Requirements

· 0.1 FTE (4 hours per week)

· Recent experience providing attending physician care in the Hospitalist Program of the Calgary Zone of Alberta Health Services

· Leadership experience in managing programs an asset

· Excellent communication skills

· Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team

· Time and interest to commit to advancing Family Medicine and acute care service delivery

· There is a strong internal candidate expected to apply

· We thank all applicants for their interest, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

· Must read, write and speak English.

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

To be discussed further.

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.

For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see

Dr Misty Watson

RGH Hospitalist Site Lead

Rockyview General Hospital

Calgary, AB


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to by 23 Oct 2021

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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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