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Anesthesiologist

18-MHRH-ANES-1
Anesthesia
Full Time Practice
Medicine Hat
Medicine Hat Regional Hospital
1.0
2019-01-31
2019-06-30  Time: 23:59
2019
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

Alberta Health Services, South Zone is currently recruiting for a full-time Anesthesiologist. The Medicine Hat Regional Hospital (MHRH) is an acute care facility, which also includes sub-acute/restorative care beds serving South East Alberta with a catchment population of ~110,000. MHRH has 246 acute care beds, 30 geriatric beds, 10 ICU beds and 7 NICU bassinets. MHRH is an accredited Level 3 Trauma Centre providing coverage in Pediatrics, Geriatrics, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, ENT, Urology, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery and Cancer services.

The Department of Anesthesia provides 24-hour services to 6 operating theatres with over 7900 surgeries yearly. One anesthesiologist daily provides acute pain services on the units, consult services, anesthesia for psychiatric electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), supports ICU, EM, OB/GYN, ENT, General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Urology, Ophthalmology and Orthopedics. Also covers Labour & Delivery suite which sees over 1200 deliveries and 350 Cesarean sections yearly.

Medicine Hat is a community of 65,671 + with a drawing population of 110,000 located in the southeast corner of Alberta, and is an excellent year-round destination for all ages. The city of Medicine Hat strives to achieve its vision to be a "Community of Choice"; a place where people choose to live, work, play, and raise a family. Medicine Hat has the lowest combined tax rate in Canada, the lowest utility rates in Alberta, and an enviable climate. Known as the "Oasis of the Prairies", Medicine Hat is Canada's sunniest city.
www.medicinehat.ca
www.mhc.ab.ca

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Required

  • Certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Eligible to work in Canada (Canadian citizenship or permanent residency)
  • Eligible for license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
  • Preferably licensed by the Canadian or American board of Anesthesia
  • No sub-specialty training required but the successful candidate must be familiar with: pediatric and obstetric anesthesia

Desired

  • Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)

Compensation for this position is Fee-for-Service

On Call Stipend: Specialist on Call: Yes

Alberta Medical Association (AMA) Incentives

Several benefits are available to physicians through the AMA. To receive these benefits, physicians must be members of the AMA or pay a non-member administration fee. The benefits include:

Retention Benefit - supports and promotes the retention of physicians in Alberta by rewarding their continuous years of service to Albertans. Physicians receive between $4,840 and $12,100 depending on their years of service to Albertans.

Medical Liability Reimbursement - reimburses physicians for their medical liability protection costs less a $1,000 deductible.

Continuing Medical Education - reimburses physicians for eligible continuing medical education costs. Each eligible physician receives a $2,500 annual allotment which can be carried forward for up to three years.

Parental Leave Program - provides $1,000 per week for up to 17 weeks to physician parents of a newborn or newly adopted child.


For more information on this posting, please contact:

Nicole Ashman, Physician Resource Planner; Nicole.Ashman@ahs.ca



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