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Family Practitioner

Hospitalist - General Practice
Short-Term Locum
Rockyview General Hospital
2021-12-06  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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We are looking to recruit for locum hospitalist positions with the Rockyview General Hospital group. It represents care of the patient through the continuum of inpatient services; seeing patients in the ER, following them onto our inpatient units, and organizing post-acute care. This includes daily rounding, regular admitting, ward coverage shifts, and intermittent weekend work. The physician would be responsible for arranging treatment, tests, and consulting with specialty physicians and 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.

This position is necessary to ensure is necessary to ensure adequate coverage of our call schedule and also to meet the demands of our acute and subacute census.

The position is available starting on Jan 1, 2022 and would have varying FTE dependent on need. There is an accompanying probationary period with this position.

Time Requirement:

0.1 -1.0 Clinical FTE is anticipated. Work includes rounding and 1:6 weekends.

  • 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

Alberta Health Services has approved a mandatory Immunization of Workers for COVID-19 vaccine policy, effective immediately. In accordance with the Policy, all contractors and AHS employees, including medical and midwifery staff are required to be fully immunized against COVID-19 prior to their first day of practice.

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

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits. For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see

Dr. Misty Watson

Site Medical Lead, Inpatient Care Rockyview General Hospital

Rockyview General Hospital

Calgary, T2V 1P9

Phone: 403-943-3597

Fax: 403-943-8411


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to before posting deadline.

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