Alberta Health Services (AHS) is inviting applications from family or emergency physicians with a background in urgent or emergency care to join the Department of Family Medicine in Calgary.
Two positions are available that will provide temporary locum coverage (including days, evenings, and weekends) from Jun 1 – Aug 31, 2021 at the South Calgary Health Centre (SCHC) Urgent Care Centre (UCC). The expected workload is 6-12 shifts per month.
The SCHC UCC is a vibrant and energetic high-volume site with a wide variety and complexity of patient presentations which operates from 08:00 until 22:00 daily, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The site features lab and x-ray services and full time orthopedic technologist services while utilizing an electronic medical record.
The site has dual physician coverage at all times, with a third physician providing “fast track” service during peak periods. The shift assignments are flexible, along with the opportunity for split shifts.
The successful physician must be able to fill the scheduling requirements as described above and will integrate seamlessly into a fast paced multidisciplinary team environment including licensed practical nurses (LPNs), orthopedic technicians (OTs), and registered nurses (RNs).