General Internist 22-MCH-MED-GIM-33 Full-time Job2 months ago Doctor / Physician Edmonton 2 views
Covenant Health, in partnership with Alberta Health Services and the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, are inviting applications for a General Internist to join a dynamic medical team at the Misericordia Community Hospital.
In collaboration with their colleagues, the successful candidate will deliver inpatient care and outpatient consultation services to hospital patients. The position will participate in the programs on-call inpatient schedule.
The successful candidate will be required to participate in the teaching program and will be encouraged to apply for a Clinical Faculty appointment in the Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.
Candidates must hold an MD or equivalent with completed training in General Internal Medicine and must be eligible for licensure within the Province of Alberta. The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons FRCPC (General Internal Medicine) is preferred. Physicians with Internal Medicine certification will also be considered.
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Medicine
- Specialty: General Internal Medicine (GIM)
- Recruiting Organization: Covenant Health
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: Remuneration is based on a fee-for service schedule.
- Community Info:
Covenant is Canadas largest Catholic provider of health care, with 26 Catholic facilities in 15 communities across Alberta. As a major provider in Albertas integrated health system, the Covenant family (Covenant Health, Covenant Care, and Covenant Living) works with Alberta Health Services and community partners to positively influence the health of Albertans through a broad range of programs and services in our hospitals, health centres and continuing care centres.
- Posting Date: May 6, 2022
General Practitioners and Family Physicians are licensed health care professionals and are educated in the general practice, with opportunities to focus their practice in specialized areas.
Specialist physicians are trained and certified to provide patient care within a specific discipline. They also act as consultants to other physicians; perform surgery and supervise surgical procedures; and may conduct research on the nature, cause and development of diseases.