General / Family Practitioner

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Alberta Health Services, South Zone is currently seeking a full time Rural Family Physician for the Coaldale Health Centre to begin practice as soon as possible.

The scope of practice would include:

- Inpatient, outpatient, acute, long term care, advanced ambulatory care shifts including maintenance of a call roster for ambulatory and long term care. Call support as per AHS call schedules and expectations for Rural Medicine practices in the South Zone at Coaldale.

-Establish and maintain a full Rural Medicine (Family Practice with Admitting privileges) clinic in the community of Coaldale. A full time practice is generally accepted as engagement in clinical duties five (5) days per week minimum 40 hours, and/or providing commensurate shifts in keeping with other full time practice FTEs as assigned by the medical leader responsible for the area of clinical service.

-Participate in quality improvement programs and initiatives undertaken within the Zone Clinical Department of Rural Medicine.

-Reside in and have as primary and family residence, the community of Coaldale or immidate surrounding area.

Additional Notes About Coaldale

Coaldale is small community living within minutes of the City. Located just 8 minutes east of the City of Lethbridge on Highway 3 and a mere 15 minute drive from the airport, Coaldale has everything to offer plus a wide spectrum of residents and businesses.

We have a wide variety of recreational and tourist opportunities including a championship golf course, outdoor swimming pool, indoor ice arena and curling rink, skate park, small outdoor pool for young children, parks and much more.

Travel Time:
To Edmonton: 5.0 hrs
To Calgary: 2.0 hrs
To Red Deer: 3.5 hrs
To Grande Prairie: 10.0 hrs
To Medicine Hat: 1.5 hrs


CCFP Desired

Must be eligible for a College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) license.

Must be eligible to apply to the CPSA for the Provisional Register Conditional Practice as a General Practitioner or be recognized as a specialist in Family Medicine.

Preference will be given to general practice physicians with recent training and/or experience (within 2 years) in Emergency situations.

Preference given to those with recent rural experience.

ACLS Desired

ATLS Desired

For more information on obtaining a CPSA license and the eligibility requirements, please visit The College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta:



Alberta Medical Association (AMA) Incentives* For complete details on the AMA benefits, please contact

Recruiter Contact:

Canadian citizens and/or permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

**Thank you for your interest in the position of General / Family Practitioner at the Coaldale Health Centre in Bassano. Please apply through DoctorJobs. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted**

Nicole Ashman
Physician Resource Planner
[email protected]

10 October 2020
Location: Canada Alberta Coaldale
Salary: Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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