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Maternal Newborn Care Physician

General / Family Practitioner
Part Time Practice
1
Calgary
Foothills Medical Centre
4690
2019-11-04
2020-11-01  Time: 23:59
2020-04-01
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
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Alberta Health Services (AHS) is inviting applications from family physicians with a background in low risk obstetrics to join the Department of Family Medicine in Calgary.

This position will provide call group coverage (including days, evenings, nights, and weekends) with the Northwest Clinic at the Foothills Medical Centre. The successful physician must be able to fill the scheduling requirements of 4 hospital shifts per month (minimum), and 4 clinic shifts per month (minimum), and will integrate seamlessly into a multidisciplinary team environment including licensed practical nurses (LPNs) and registered nurses (RNs).

The Foothills Medical Centre is an important training facility for residents and students, being affiliated with the University of Calgary. As such, the successful candidate will also be required to apply for a Clinical Academic Appointment in the Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary to play a critical role in supporting this valuable program.

Required Qualifications:

The successful applicant will:

- be certified in Family Medicine with the Canadian College of Family Physicians

- hold active licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta

- have current medical liability insurance coverage

- demonstrate strong, clear communication skills including written, auditory, and verbal

- have two years of obstetrical experience in Calgary

- Provide evidence of Mandatory Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification

Preferred Qualifications:

- Have experience working at the Foothills Medical Centre

Benefits:

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.

The AMA, through the Continuing Medical Education (CME) program, reimburses eligible physicians for costs incurred with regard to the maintenance and enhancement of knowledge, skills and competency.

The annual allotment of $2656 carries forward for three years but expires on March 31 of the fourth year if not used.


Sarah Dimitriou

Service Planning Consultant

Department of Family Medicine

Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to: Sarah.Dimitriou@ahs.ca

This posting to remain active until the position is filled.



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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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