Cardiology
Full Time Practice
1
Red Deer
Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre
RDCARD02.1
2021-01-11
2022-01-11  Time: 23:59
2021-03-01
AHS
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: Central Zone To learn more about this zone
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We are looking for a Cardiologist that will practice general cardiology including providing a full range of cardiovascular diagnosis, treatment plans and options, and will work with other physicians with collegiality when making decisions regarding patients care. Preference will be given to those Cardiologists who have advanced training in Echocardiography.

This position requires a scope of practice that will include: Clinical Practice, Inpatient Care, Outpatient Care, , Emergency Consults and On-call Coverage. Candidates require recent and relevant experience in the scope of practice to be performed.

Hospital Name: Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre

No. of Inpatient Beds: 222
No. of Surgical Beds: 72
No. of Intensive Care Beds: 18
No. of Labor & Delivery Beds: 33
No. of Day Surgery Beds: 31

Hospital Statistics:

Deliveries: 2500/ year

Available Specialty Services (full-time and part-time):
Orthopaedic Surgeon provides and has a pre-op clinic, full day of surgery and post op clinic every second week.

A full time General Surgeon is on site that provides services including appendectomy, colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures.

Radiology Services:
Diagnostic Imaging
Ultrasound
Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Laboratory Hours of Operation: 24 hours

Kidney Dialysis Unit on Site: Yes

Cancer Treatment Services Available on Site: Yes

Candidates must hold a valid and relevant license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Required Competencies

  • Recent experience (within the last 12 months) of independent Cardiology practice where the physician has been the Most Responsible Physician.

  • Previous inpatient experience

  • Applicant must also be able to provide proof of participation in relevant Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs.

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Certification (RCPSC)

This Position is Fee For Service

On Call Stipend – Physicians are remunerated for being on call.

Alberta Medical Association (AMA) Compensation Programs – AMA Membership compensation programs are under review and may be subject to change.

*For complete details on AMA Membership Compensation & Benefits, click here.


For more information on this opportunity, please contact Lindsay McDow at e-mail physician@albertahealthservices.ca

Company Operating Name: Alberta Health Services
Business Address: 43 Michener Bend
City: Red Deer
Province/ Territory: Alberta
Postal Code: T4P 0H6



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