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Clinical Associate in Cardiac Surgery

Clinical Associate
Full Time Practice
University of Alberta Hospital / Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
2021-02-07  Time: 23:59
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
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Alberta Health Services is currently seeking the service of a fully licensed physician to manage the medical/surgical needs of Cardiac Surgery patients admitted to the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute in the absence of resident coverage), and to respond to related consults. The Surgical Services Clinical Associate role involves working under the direction and supervision of the Attending Cardiac Surgeons.

Responsibilities will include care for patients in the outpatient clinic, inpatient wards, CVICU, ER and consultations. Successful applicant is expected to participate in teaching of medical students, residents and fellows as well as in conducting research.

The hours of coverage are (on-site):

  • Weekdays: Monday to Friday: 0700-1700
  • Overnight call shifts: 1700-0700

Some formal cardiac surgery training is preferred. Applicant must be able to care for patients in CVICU as well. License from The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta or the College of Family Physicians of Albert is essential.

This position will not support a practice readiness assessment.

Remuneration will be FFS billings through Alberta Health.

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