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Section Chief - Pediatric Emergency Medicine

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Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Part Time Practice
Calgary
Alberta Children's Hospital - 2888 Shaganappi Trail NW - Calgary, AB T3B 6A8
0.30
2018-09-11
2018-09-30  Time: 23:59
2018-12-01
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

This position is open to qualified physicians with AHS privileges only. The successful candidate will be expected to hold a current position within the Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

Alberta Health Services (AHS), Calgary Zone invites applications for the role of Zone Clinical Section Chief, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics.

This 0.30 FTE position governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports to the Zone Clinical Department Head of Pediatrics.

The Section Chief Pediatric Emergency Medicine is a leadership role contributing guidance and advice for strategic planning, project development and quality care for patients receiving clinical care through the Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. This medical-administrative leader will work with the medical leadership team contributing expert guidance and advice to matters within the Department of Pediatrics.

This leader position is accountable for ensuring effective support at the site level for patient safety, quality management, teaching and research, promoting educational programs and developing/promoting departmental research activities for section members. The role will also support recruitment and retention of physicians to the section, and liaise with other site medical leaders.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, conflict resolution, analytics, strategic thinking/influence and a passion for quality and patient care.

Applicants must hold an MD and Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent) in either Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine or Emergency Medicine.

The candidate must be currently licensed with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to:

Dr. James D. Kellner

Professor and Head, Department of Pediatrics

University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services Calgary Zone

Alberta Children’s Hospital

2888 Shaganappi Trail NW

Calgary, AB T3B 6A8

Phone: 403-955-7802

Fax: 403-955-3065

Email: Jim.Kellner@ahs.ca



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