Alberta Health Services in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, is inviting applications from Emergency Medicine Physicians to join the Department of Emergency Medicine in the Edmonton Zone. There is 1 full-time (1.0 FTE) permanent position available with a start date of July 1, 2019.
Shifts will be 8 hours, covering days/evenings/nights/weekends. A 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE) generally represents 10-12 shifts per month.
The Strathcona Community Hospital is state-of-the-art facility, located just outside of Edmonton in the town of Sherwood Park. The community lies just east of Edmonton and is a busy suburb of the city.
The emergency department will provide 24/7 service with onsite lab and DI. This is a great opportunity for Emergency Physicians interested in building a foundation that promotes the health and well being of the community.
Additional services offered on-site will be a range of ambulatory clinics including: IV Therapy, Orthopedic/Sports Medicine, Low Risk Prenatal, Tobacco Reduction, Teens and Senior’s Health as well as Chronic Disease Management programs, medical consult specialists and support services.
All Edmonton Zone hospitals are affiliated with the University of Alberta, and serve as important training facilities for residents and students. The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry has been internationally recognized as among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health-education institutions. Individuals interested in education of trainees are encouraged to apply for Clinical Academic Colleague appointments in the Academic Department of Emergency Medicine.