Locum General Practitioner with Low Risk Obstetrics Full-time Job2 months ago Doctor / Physician Canmore 2 views
Mountain Maternity and Family Medicine is seeking a low risk obstetrical provider for a one year locum opportunity which includes hospital coverage at Canmore General Hospital.
The clinic provides the majority of obstetrical care in the Bow Valley with nine physicians who provide full-spectrum family medicine.
The successful candidate will be well supported with incredible staff and wonderful RNs with a holistic mindset to benefit the community. The clinic space is also shared with allied health professionals.
The Canmore Hospital has approximately 300 deliveries per year.
Physicians also cover their family medicine patients if admitted to hospital.
4-6 call shifts/month and approximately 6 clinics per month.
Alberta Health Services is implementing a new clinical information system at AHS facilities across the province. Canmore General Hospital will transition to this new CIS Connect Care on May 28, 2022. The successful applicant MUST complete training for Connect Care before they can provide services as the hospital. There is no remuneration for training.
Were passionate about what we do. Our team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff, and physicians promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across the Calgary Zone. We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.
Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP)
Managing Obstetrical Risk Efficiently (MOREOB)
Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM)
Experience in low risk obstetrics
The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
Must read, write and speak English.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.
- Position Classification: Short-term Locum
- FTE: 1
- Department: Rural Medicine
- Specialty: Family Medicine - Obstetrical Surgical Skills / Maternal & Newborn Care
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Compensation: Fee for serviceThe Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see [***]
- Posting Date: Apr 14, 2022
- Closing Date: May 2, 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.