Back to Search Print Posting
This Posting is no longer active.

Site Lead - Peter Lougheed Centre

General / Family Practitioner
Part Time Practice
Peter Lougheed Centre
2020-11-23  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: Calgary Zone To learn more about this zone
Click Here

· This position provides leadership to the members of the Hospitalist Team for clinical services of patients admitted to the Hospitalist and Sub-Acute programs; the hospitalist team works together admitting, accepting transfer of care, in-hospital care of unattached patients requiring admissions and discharges.

· The position ensures necessary procedures are implemented and followed with patients’ admission and discharge – including ensuring accuracy and completion of notice of admission and discharge prior to patient discharge.

· Provide leadership and direction to the members of the Hospitalist team for clinical services of patients admitted to the PLC program, as well as professional matters relating to quality medical services including patient care, patient concerns, site staffing, education and research, program development, quality improvement and utilization

· Support the goals and objectives of the Department of Family Medicine and Alberta Health Services

· Provide input to the Section of Medical Inpatient Care and Calgary Hospitalist Governance Association Meetings.

· 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

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

· 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.

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.

For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see

Dr Marinus Van der Westhuizen

Section Chief – Medical Inpatient Care

Foothills Medical Centre



Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to by 23 Nov 2020

AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
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!

All new offers of employment are subject to a Criminal Records Check satisfactory to the employer.
This information is collected by the authority of the Protection For Person In Care Act (Section 10(4)).

Alberta Licensure

Are you eligible to practice independently in Alberta?

Automatic Job Alerts

Set your preferences and receive email updates for postings within your specialty.

International Medical Graduates