General Practitioner

Alberta Health Services - More jobs by this advertiser

Responsibilities/Duties:

We are looking for a physician with training in Family Medicine who will practice in a office based Family Medicine clinic and local health facilities. This position requires a scope of practice that includes inpatient, outpatient, acute, long term care, and emergency room shifts (including shifts and on-call). Will also include Emergency deliveries only. Candidates require recent and relevant experience within the last 12 months, in all scopes of practice to be performed.

About the Community of Two Hills:


We are located approximately 1.5 hours NE of Edmonton and 1.5 hours East of Lloydminster the two larger centers and approximately half an hour from St. Paul to the north and Vegreville to the south.

There are 7 churches, grocery store, 2 gas stations, Inn, UFA, Vehicle Registry Office, two convenience stores, two Mexican stores (both carrying food items from Mexico, clothing & material), two banks, four restaurants, bar, RCMP detachment, swimming pool, Farmers Market, Library, 9 hole golf course & driving range, skating rink and the Town is currently rebuilding a recreational facility, playground and curling rink with approximate opening in the winter of 2015/16. Two Hills Fish and Game has a fully stocked trout pond.

There are two schools from kindergarten to grade 12, Two Hills School and Two Hills Mennonite School currently catering to approximately 800 students. There is also a playschool available.

Within the County of Two Hills there are three lakes, Jack Fish, Sandy Lake & Lac Sante. All three have day areas as well as overnight camping. Lac Sante has a boat launch for day use. The Lakeland Breakers Outdoor Society operates and maintains a quad/snowmobile trail year round.

The following are websites for the County of Two Hills and the Town of Two Hills.

www.thcounty.ab.ca

townoftwohills.com

Link to Community Map:

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Qualifications:

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid and relevant license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta, or a valid and relevant Notification of Eligibility Letter from the CPSA.

This position requires recent emergency experience and on-call coverage.

Additional Desired Competencies

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) (desired)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (desired)

Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) (desired)

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) (desired)

Compensation:

A Flat Fee is paid to physicians who practice & reside in this community of $13643.66 per year provided his/her annual income for insured services is greater than $50,000. (Residency conditions apply, including living in the eligible community for nine of the previous twelve months ending on the payment date.) The Variable Fee Premium paid is an additional 12.68% for insured services provided in this community.

Rural, Remote, Northern Program (RRNP) - Please note, payments through the RRNP are capped at $60,000 per physician per year.

Retention Benefit - supports and promotes the retention of physicians in Alberta by rewarding their continuous years of service to Albertans. Physicians receive between $5,141 and $12,852 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 $2,656 annual allotment which can be carried forward for up to three years.

Parental Leave Program - provides $1,063 per week for up to 17 weeks to physician parents of a newborn or newly adopted child.

Business Cost Program - addresses escalating practice costs in community based practices. This fee modifier is added automatically to select office visits and consultations. This program applies across the province and all physicians who provide visit services in an office based setting will receive an additional $2.75 with the exception of Calgary and Airdrie where the fee modifier is $3.25 on select office visits and consultations.

Recruiter Contact:


For more information on this opportunity, please contact Lindsay McDow at e-mail [email protected]

Company Operating Name: Alberta Health Services
Business Address: 43 Michener Bend
City: Red Deer
Province/ Territory: Alberta
Postal Code: T4P 0H6

24 September 2020
Location: Canada Alberta Two Hills
Salary: Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Medical Practitioner
Only direct applications will be considered


Alberta Health Services

Edmonton, Alberta (Canada)

Phone: +1 780-342-2000
Web: http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/careers/