Alberta Health Services (AHS) is inviting applications from family physicians with a background in urgent or emergency care and outpatient work to join the Department of Family Medicine in Calgary.
This position will be permanent full time (including days, evenings, nights, and weekends) at the Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre (SMCHC) Urgent Care Centre (UCC), a health facility supporting a vulnerable, culturally diverse, complex population in downtown Calgary. The UCC operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and features on-site lab and DI services while using a hybrid of paper and electronic medical records (moving to fully electronic medical records March 2020).
The successful physician must be able to fill the full time scheduling requirements of 12-14 shifts per month and will integrate seamlessly into a multidisciplinary team environment including licensed practical nurses (LPNs), orthopedic technicians (OTs), and registered nurses (RNs).
SMCHC UCC physicians hold Medical Staff Appointments with the Department of Family Medicine. SMCHC USS also functions as an important training facility for residents and students, being affiliated with the University of Calgary. As such, 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.
While we appreciate and invite all applications, only those who are selected for interviews will be contacted.