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Family Physician with Geriatrics Expertise

General / Family Practitioner
Part Time Practice
0.5
Edmonton
Royal Alexandra Hospital
19-RAH-FAM-COE-13
2019-05-07
2019-05-21  Time: 23:59
2019-07-15
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: Edmonton Zone To learn more about this zone
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Alberta Health Services, is inviting applications from Family Physicians with Care of the Elderly certification by the Canadian College of Family Physicians to join the Royal Alexandra Hospital Acute Care of the Elderly Program in the Edmonton Zone. The successful candidate will join an integrated group of healthcare professionals. Elderly patients with acute medical needs requiring inpatient care are the focus of our service. Treatment includes an integration of medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, social work and pharmacotherapies. The responsibilities for successful individuals would include Acute Medical care for 8-10 in­patients, working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team, participating in an on­call roster averaging 1 in 8 call, both first and second call, covering 2 sites with weekend and holiday rounds, completing all administrative data related to care for patients, and participating in regular meetings related to patient care and quality improvement.

Edmonton, with a growing population of over one million, is the cosmopolitan capital of Alberta. With an abundance of services, beautiful river valley, community activities and attractive and financially reasonable living accommodations, this energetic city has something for everyone. Edmonton boasts a superior public education system for school aged children through Edmonton Public Schools. For more information, visit http://www.epsb.ca/

The successful applicant will have an MD, certification by the Canadian College of Family Physicians with Care of the Elderly or be eligible for certification in Family Medicine with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada or with the College of Family Physicians and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

care for patients, and participating in regular meetings related to patient care and quality improvement. Remuneration is Fee for Service


Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae outlining their current clinical and leadership experience, and three reference letters. We will begin reviewing applications as soon as they are received however the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

Dr. Martin Moran

Site Director, Geriatrics

Royal Alexandra Hospital

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

The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire 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.

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!

All new offers of employment are subject to a Criminal Records Check satisfactory to the employer. This information is collected by the authority of the Protection For Person In Care Act (Section 10(4)).



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!

All new offers of employment are subject to a Criminal Records Check satisfactory to the employer.
This information is collected by the authority of the Protection For Person In Care Act (Section 10(4)).

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