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Section Chief

Orthopedic Surgery
Full Time Practice
Foothills Medical Centre (Primary), Rockyview General Hospital, Peter Lougheed Centre, South Health Campus, Alberta Children’s Hospital
2017-10-31  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

The successful candidate will be responsible for quality of care and services, education and research within the Section in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of the Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services and the University of Calgary.

The successful candidate will be a leader in the Bone and Joint initiative. The aim of the initiative is to provide optimal access to bone and joint care including health promotion, disease prevention and, innovation in cross-Sectional integrated service delivery. The Section Chief Orthopeadic Surgery will work closely with other Sections and Departments in Alberta Health Services to achieve these goals.

Qualifications include an MD, a fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and / or its equivalent in Orthopeadic Surgery. The applicant must be eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta. The successful applicant will hold a joint appointment with the University of Calgary, Cumming School of Medicine in the Department of Surgery. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills and proven leadership in working with multiple providers and teams. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. Alberta Health Services and The University of Calgary are committed to employment equity.

The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Must read, write and speak English.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Commensurate with experience

The physician is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits

Dr. Sean Grondin

Zone Clinical Department Head

Alberta Health Services

Department of Surgery

Foothills Medical Centre

1403 29th Street NW

Calgary Alberta, T2N 2T9

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