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Section Chief - Cardiology

Part Time Practice
Red Deer
Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre
CZSC - Car1
2019-05-26  Time: 23:59
When suitiable candidate found
AHS is recruiting for this position.
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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The ZCSC is responsible for the section of Cardiology, within the department of General Internal Medicine. Principal responsibilities relate to the day-to-day running of the section and working with operational sta? to deliver high quality, safe patient care.

Although the ZCSC has a number of formal responsibilities under the bylaws, perhaps the most important part of their work is developing a culture of collaboration in the section, within the Zone Clinical Department for Internal Medicine. The ZCSC, provides input and is responsible for planning and provision of Cardiology services throughout Central Zone.

This role reports to and is supervised by the Zone Clinical Department Head for General Internal Medicine.

Key Responsibilities

• Meet with your operational partners regularly

• Convene and manage meetings of the clinical section

• Work with other Zone Clinical Departments/sections where appropriate

• Periodic reviews for department members (every 3 years, or annual for staff > 65 years old)

• Promote high quality cardiology care throughout the zone, and integration with primary care through the implementation of pathways of care

• Work with your dyad partner to advance implementation of the zone cardiac business plan

• Identify need for and manage recruitment together with Medical Affairs

• Workforce service planning

• Manage local issues related to physicians, including concerns and complaints

• Identify organizational risks (patient safety, political, media) and escalate to medical and operational leadership

Estimated time commitment 1-2 hours/week (0.05 FTE)

Informal enquiries and discussion prior to application welcomed

Must hold a valid and relevant license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. Currently practicing in Central Zone.

Compensation to be mutually agreed upon.

For more information on this opportunity please contact Sheryl Hergott at: sheryl,

Sheryl Hergott

Executive Assistant to

Dr Daniel Edgcumbe, Central Zone Medical Director

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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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