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General Practice with Obstetrics - LOCUM

General Practitioner - Obstetrics
Brooks Health Centre
2018-10-01  Time: 15:00
AHS is recruiting for this position.
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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Anticipated duration is 3-12 months beginning June 2018, due to recruitment

Alberta Health Services, South Zone is currently seeking a Locum Family Physician for the Brooks Health Centre. This would include Inpatient, Outpatient and Acute Care. Call support as per AHS call schedules and expectations including ER, Hospitalist and either Low Risk-Obstetric or High Risk-Obstetric (c-section) on call rotation for Rural Medicine practices in the South Zone at Brooks. On call coverage with on call payments in accordance with the Alberta Medical Association agreement. Will also maintain a full Rural Medicine (Family Practice with Admitting privileges) clinic in the community of Brooks providing clinical service at least 5 days per week, minimum 40 hours.

Clinic Information (June to August)
Clinic Name: Centennial Health
Clinic Type: Group Practice
Number of Physicians: 4 Physicians
Clinic Hours: Mon-Thurs 8am to 12:00pm & 1:00pm to 4:00pm, extended hours Wed 4pm-6pm, Friday: 8am to 12pm
Practice Description: Office and hospital practice
Clinic is supported by Palliser PCN

Clinic Information (August onward)
Clinic Name: Brooks Medical Clinic
Clinic Type: Group Practice
Number of Physicians: 4 Physicians
Clinic Hours: 8am to 4:30pm Friday: 8am to 12pm
Practice Description: Office and hospital practice
Clinic is supported by Palliser PCN

The city of Brooks is a vibrant, thriving community with a population of 14,185 and a catchment area of 25,000. Brooks is located in the natural grassland region of Alberta. A multicultural community, Brooks has been referred to as "The City of 100 Hellos" as a result of the community's significant immigrant, refugee, and temporary foreign worker populations. Brooks is home to Canada's second largest beef-processing facility, owned by JBS Canada. The JBS meat packing facility ships meat both across the country and internationally. The plant employs over 2000 workers. Brooks is centrally located in Southern Alberta and is within 186 km to Calgary, AB and 199 km to the USA border. There are three provincial parks in the area. Dinosaur Provinical Park, a World Heritage Site to the northeast, Tillebrook Provincial Park to the east and Kinbrook Provinical Park to the south. In addition, there are several other recreational sites in the area including the Rolling Hills Reservoir, Crawling Valley Reservoir, and Emerson Bridge. The city of Brooks and Newell County possess a vibrant medical community offering a full spectrum of services.

CPSA and CMPA (current) required

Current ACLS required

ATLS, PALS, NRP preferred

Obstetrical experience a requirement

For more information on obtaining a CPSA license and the eligibility requirements, please visit The College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta

Must read, write and speak English.

Preference will be given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents. Candidate must also be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

This position is not sponsorship eligible.

Compensation Type: Fee-for-Service

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.

Canadian citizens and/or permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. We thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information on this posting, please contact:

Nicole Ashman, Physician Resource Planner, 403-502-8648 Ext 2426;

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to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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