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Zone Clinical Department Head - Obstetrics & Gynecology - MHRH

Medical Leader
Part Time Practice
Medicine Hat
Medicine Hat Regional Hospital
2021-01-20  Time: 23:59
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: South Zone To learn more about this zone
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Alberta Health Services (AHS), South Zone, invites applications for the role of Zone Clinical Department Head Co-Lead, Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital (MHRH).

This 0.15 FTE position, governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports directly to the Associate Zone Medical Director (AZMD), Medicine Hat Regional Hospital.

The Zone Clinical Department Head Co-Lead, Obstetrics & Gynecology has primary responsibility for the effective and efficient functioning of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and is an important contributor in all Zone planning and strategies.

Other major accountabilities include:

  • Developing and maintaining a functional departmental leadership structure capable of carrying out the mandate and roles of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology;

  • Management of physician resources;

  • Liaison: establish and maintain effective communication with site department members, other members of medical staff as needed; and site department management and AHS operational leads;

  • Physician Workforce;

  • Quality;

  • Resource Utilization and Infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, conflict resolution and a passion for quality and patient safety. S/he will be an inclusive and visionary leader and is considered a strong clinician by peers.

The successful candidate will also possess superior interpersonal skills and be committed to fulfilling clinical and non-clinical duties as a representative of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Candidates must possess Certification with The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or other relevant certification/specialization, be eligible to work in Canada, and hold or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and appointment to the AHS Medical Staff.

Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.

For more information on the role of Zone Clinical Department Head Co-Lead, Obstetrics & Gynecology for the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital, please contact Dr. Sean Hollingworth, Interim Associate Zone Medical Director, MHRH at

To apply, please submit a copy of your curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to this posting via or by email to

* If applying to the position online, you are not required to include a Letter of Eligibility from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) with your CV; however, the successful candidate will be required to have/obtain a medical license from the CPSA.

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.

Deadline for submission of applications is 14 days; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

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!

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