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Family Physician for Pandemic Response Unit

2021-04-15
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Edmonton
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20-PRU-FAM-LOC-95-1Re-Posted
2021-09-09
2021-10-09  Time: 23:59
2021-09-15
AHS
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: Edmonton Zone To learn more about this zone
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Alberta Health Services (AHS), Edmonton Zone invites applications from Family Physicians or Internists to join the COVID 19 Pandemic Response Unit (PRU). The position will be for intermittent coverage in Family/Hospitalist Medicine to provide high quality care within this alternative inpatient setting. The PRU will provide up to an additional 106 inpatient beds to increase inpatient capacity for sub-acute medical patients as a result of surge due to the COVID 19 pandemic. The physician is expected to provide inpatient coverage on-site for defined shifts, ideally 3-4 days in a row. Start date has not been confirmed but may begin as early as Sept 2021.

The successful applicants shall be certified in Family Medicine with the College of Family Physicians of Canada or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. Experience in care of the elderly, hospital care, or subacute care would be an asset. Connect Care training would also be an asset.

Remuneration is in accordance with AHS COVID-19 ARP rate.


Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae detailing their relevant clinical experience and an expression of interest, as well as contact information for three references, one of which must be from the physician’s immediate supervisor/primary site lead. We will begin reviewing applications as soon as they are received, however the competition will remain open until all positions are filled.

Send to: Lora Semeniuk (EDM.FamMed.MedStaff@albertahealthservices.ca)

Deadline for submission is 30 days; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Alberta Health Services, Covenant Health, and the University of Alberta hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Indigenous persons.

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)).



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)).

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