Alberta Health Services (AHS) is inviting applications from family or emergency physicians with a background in urgent or emergency care and outpatient work to join the Department of Family Medicine in Calgary.
There are several temporary full-time locum coverage positions available (including days, evenings, nights, and weekends) from June 1 – September 30, 2018 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.
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), nurse practioners (NPs), orthopedic technicians (OTs), and registered nurses (RNs).
SMCHC UCC 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.