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Radiation Oncologist (long term locum) - Red Deer, AB

Radiation Oncology
Long-Term Locum
Red Deer
Central Alberta Cancer Centre (Red Deer)
2021-04-30  Time: 23:59
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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Locum Radiation Oncologist (1 year term), Central Alberta Cancer Centre
Cancer Care Alberta, Alberta Health Services is accepting applications for a one year Locum Radiation Oncologist with the start date effective immediately at the Central Alberta Cancer Centre (CACC) in Red Deer, Alberta.

The successful applicant will become a member of a multidisciplinary cancer program located at the Central Alberta Cancer Centre (CACC) site in Red Deer, Alberta, and will join a team of Medical and Radiation Oncologists, Nurse Practitioners and medical support staff working in the Central Zone.

The CACC operates within a provincial framework for cancer care supported by provincial clinical guidelines and standards, focused on patient centered care. Radiation Oncologists are expected to participate in local and provincial tumor team based activities including clinical case reviews at tumour board rounds, annual, provincial tumor team meetings, local quality assurance and quality improvement initiatives and educational programs and are supported by a network of Radiation Oncologists and Medical Oncologists province wide.

About the Community of Red Deer:

The CACC in Red Deer is one of four Regional Cancer Centres within Cancer Care Alberta’s Community Oncology portfolio. Serving Central and Northern Alberta, Southeastern British Columbia and Southwestern Saskatchewan, the centre delivers a wide range of state of the art treatment and care to cancer patients including outpatient chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and access to clinical trials, education and psychosocial support. Cancer care practice at the CACC is centered around 7 major tumor groups with rarer tumors managed in conjunction with consultation and expertise from the tertiary centers in Calgary and Edmonton.

The successful applicant will be expected to deliver excellent patient care and must be eligible for licensure in Alberta and must have obtained Fellowship in Radiation Oncology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada by the time of appointment.

Please submit a curriculum vita, a statement of career goals and the names of three referees to: Dr. Dean Ruether

Medical Director, Community Oncology Cancer Care Alberta, Alberta Health Services

1331 29th St NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 4N2 403-521-3165 (phone) 403-944-2331 (fax)

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