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Deputy Facility Medical Director (FMD), University of Alberta Hospital (UAH), Mazankowski Heart Institute (MAHI), Kaye Edmonton Clinic (KEC).

Deputy Facility Medical Director (FMD)
Medical Leader
Full Time Practice
2018-11-10  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
This position is eligible for AHS sponsorship. The successful applicant will be granted AHS sponsorship support for a CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment, if required.

Alberta Health Services (AHS), Edmonton Zone invites applications for the role of Deputy Facility Medical Director (FMD), University of Alberta Hospital (UAH), Mazankowski Heart Institute (MAHI), Kaye Edmonton Clinic (KEC).

This 0.4 FTE position, governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules reports directly to the UAH/MAHI/KEC Facility Medical Director (FMD).

Deputy Facility Medical Director, UAH

The Deputy Facility Medical Director is the second senior site medical administrative leader working collaboratively with the UAH/MAHI/KEC Senior Operating Officer, with clinical and operational leaders to provide clinical oversight for the UAH/MAHI/KEC site, reporting to the Facility Medical Director. This position is accountable for, but not limited to, the resolution of physician-related and clinical-operational matters; providing clinical leadership, consultation, support and coaching to the site medical staff in collaboration with the Facility Medical Director; monitoring clinical practice and medical staff in accordance with the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules; and ensuring the provision of overall quality, patient safety, and patient care. This position is also responsible for recruitment and performance management of site medical leaders in collaboration with the Facility Medical Director.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in communication, conflict resolution and a passion for quality and patient safety working as a part of a leadership team. S/he will be an inclusive and visionary leader with significant experience in medical leadership and is considered a strong clinician by peers.

Candidates must be Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) certified, be eligible to work in Canada, and hold or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and appointment to the AHS Medical Staff. Candidates should have evidence of formal administrative education and training.

To apply, please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to:

Dr. Dylan Taylor, Associate Zone Medical Director and Facility Medical Director UAH/MAHI/KEC

c/o Gia Lam


Deadline for submission of applications is Friday, December 15, 2017; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

Alberta Health Services hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

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