AHS is committed to providing services based on the population needs of AHS and promoting a shared responsibility for improved health.
The Contractor shall join a pool of locum physicians that provide their availability to provide Locum Physician Services for the Rural Medicine Locum Program, Calgary Zone. Please note: there is no guarantee of work and the need for locum coverage varies as work is based on requests from rural family physicians. Family physicians can request up to 2 weeks of coverage per year for vacation, sick and education relief. The locum provides coverage for the family physician for their family clinic and if applicable may include Acute Care/Inpatients, Long term care, Emergency room shifts and potentially Labour and Delivery (where applicable).
The Rural Medicine Locum Program, Calgary Zone will assign the Contractor (based on locum’s availability) as a locum physician to take the place of a community family physician within a site. Sites are described as the rural communities of the Calgary Zone (including the community family physician clinics or hospitals/care centre located within that community) Claresholm, Vulcan, Strathmore, Chestermere, High River, Okotoks, Airdrie, Didsbury, Crossfield, Carstairs, Beiseker, Canmore, Cochrane, Bragg Creek, Black Diamond and Banff.
The successful candidate will apply for membership with the Calgary Zone Department of Rural Medicine-Section of RMLP and is required to maintain an AHS Medical Staff appointment.
Note: The RMLP is a separate program from the AMA Locum Program.
Posting open until all positions filled.