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Psychiatrist - Child & Adolescent

Psychiatry - Child & Adolescent
Full Time Practice
Chinook Regional Hospital
2022-04-18  Time: 23:59
This position is eligible for AHS sponsorship. The successful applicant will be granted AHS sponsorship support for a CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment, if required.
Position located in: South Zone To learn more about this zone
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Alberta Health Services, South Zone is recruiting for a full-time Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist for the Chinook Regional Hospital (CRH).

CRH is the largest community hospital located in Southern Alberta providing services to Lethbridge and surrounding rural areas with a catchment population of ~150,000.

As the successful candidate you will:

  • Participate in the Department of Addiction & Mental Health call schedule
  • Be willing to provide inpatient and outpatient consultative services
  • Establish and maintain a Psychiatry practice in the community of Lethbridge
  • Reside in the Lethbridge catchment area
  • Obtain and maintain AHS Medical Staff Appointment and appropriate privileges
  • Abide by the AHS Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules, and AHS Policies
  • Participate in quality improvement programs and initiatives

Lethbridge is a vibrant city of just over 100,000 located in beautiful southern Alberta - close to the mountains (about 70 miles from Waterton National Park and the Rockies) and an easy drive to Calgary.

City of Lethbridge

University of Lethbridge

Lethbridge College

The successful candidate must:

  • have or be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry;
  • be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta;
  • hold certification or additional training in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.


You may refer to the Alberta Medical Association for more informaiton on further incentives

Please apply directly through this posting, applications received by email alone will be redirected to this site for submission; a CV and a CPSA Eligibility Letter are the minimum requirements to formally accept an application on your behalf.

We thank you for your interest in the above noted position, only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Alecia Kerber
Planner - Physician Resources

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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!

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