Alberta Health Services, South Zone is seeking to recruit a full-time Psychiatrist at the Chinook Regional Hospital. Psychiatric services include: a 41 bed adult inpatient program, a Day Treatment Program and Clinic, Addiction and Mental Health Clinics and a number of community based programs. 1:6 Call with Fee for Service Remuneration and Specialist On Call Stipend. Recruitment Package may be available.
Recruit will establish and maintain a full time Psychiatry practice in the community of Lethbridge; A full time practice is defined as providing clinical activities at least five (5) day per week, a minimum of forty (40) hours per week. Obtain and maintain AHS Medical Staff Appointment and appropriate privileges to provide the Services. Establish a primary residence, and reside with his family, in the community of Lethbridge. Abide by the AHS Medical Staff Bylaws, the AHS Medical Staff Rules and the AHS policies. Provide inpatient and community consultations within the community of Lethbridge, which will include provision of General Psychiatry Services with the inclusion of shared call coverage at the Chinook Regional Hospital. Work collaboratively within the Clinical Department of Addiction and Mental Health, Chinook Regional Hospital. Participate in quality improvement programs and initiatives undertaken within Zone Clinical Department of Addiction and Mental Health at the Chinook Regional Hospital, including (without limitation) achievement of certain performance indicators as determined by AHS, exercising its discretion reasonably.