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 at the Westview Health Centre for a 0.5 FTE locum positon (approximately 5-6 shifts per month). The duration of the locum position will be from October 2018 until June 2019.
The Westview Health Centre is a community hospital in the town of Stony Plain, located 17 km west of Edmonton. The Emergency Department provides 24/7 services with onsite lab and DI and sees almost 30,000 patient visits per year. This opportunity is perfect for Emergency Physicians interested in building a foundation that promotes the health and well-being within a community, as part of a larger zone.
Shifts are typically eight hours and cover days/evenings/nights/weekends. The facility offers additional on-site services and ambulatory clinics including IV Therapy, Orthopedic Medicine, Tobacco Reduction, medical consult specialists, mental health services and support services.
Westview Health Centre is particularly interested in physicians with superior interpersonal skills and commitment to teamwork, process enhancement, and peer support. The successful candidate will fulfill clinical and non-clinical duties as an integral member of the Edmonton Zone, Department of Emergency Medicine team.