We are currently seeking a psychiatrist for work at the Foothills Medical Centre Day Hospital.
The Day Hospital is a sub-acute short-term service providing daily support for patients who have moderate to severe mood and psychotic illnesses. It functions within a multidisciplinary team; a significant amount the treatment occurs in group therapy settings. The psychiatrists in the clinic have the role of conducting diagnostic interviews assessing suitability for day hospital, managing biopsychosocial treatment, conducting regular patient follow-ups and supporting the multi-disciplinary team. Psychiatrists also contribute to the delivery of group therapy and support resident education.
The position may start later but would be available as early as July 1, 2019.