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Psychiatrist Full-time Job

4 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary   4 views
Job Details

Program Description:Inpatient & Outpatient Psychiatrist at Rockyview General Hospital (RGH), Calgary

Rockyview General Hospital is inviting applications for a position in Adult Psychiatry. We are a 650-bed community teaching hospital that has two General Inpatient Psychiatry units, one Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry unit, and an Inpatient Crisis Stabilization unit. We also have busy Psychiatric Emergency Services and Consultation Liaison services (both Geriatric and Adult). Our Outpatient programs include Day Hospital, an rTMS Clinic, an Urgent Psychiatric Consultation Clinic, and Transition Clinic.


The successful candidate will provide Inpatient Psychiatry services within a multi-disciplinary team of psychiatrists, nurses, psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists, and recreation therapists. You can also supplement your work within the RGH in the Outpatient Consultation Clinic, and/or Day Hospital, and/or Consultation Liaison services. The Outpatient assignment(s) will be determined based on the interview, CV, and prior experience.

At Rockyview General Hospital, having a team approach is important to us and we are looking for a candidate who is interested in becoming an integral part of the functioning of the RGH. We have a strong history of collaboration and culture of support across all programs within the hospital. The suitable candidate will be interested in working as a team player.

You will report directly to the Inpatient Clinical Medical Director and Outpatient Clinical Medical Director.

The successful candidate will be required to take part in the On-Call service at RGH.

We would also expect the successful candidate to apply for a Clinical Faculty Appointment and to participate in the training of residents and clinical clerks.

This position is available immediately. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination Information for Medical Staff

Alberta Health Services has approved a mandatory Immunization of Workers for COVID-19 vaccine policy, effective immediately. In accordance with the Policy, all contractors and AHS employees, including medical and midwifery staff are required to befully immunizedagainst COVID-19 prior to their first day of practice.


Eligible candidates will have an MD and must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians CD# Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry, and be eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadian and Permanent Residents will be given priority. Only suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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#CD# however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Psychiatry
  • Specialty: Physiatry
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Compensation: Remuneration is fee-for-service, supplemented by on-call sessional payments.The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see [***]
  • Posting Date: May 16, 2022
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Company Description
Albertas health care system is one of the best in the world and physicians in Alberta experience a variety of challenging and rewarding opportunities while also enjoying a high standard of living. Whether you are interested in practicing in a large hospital in an urban centre or a small community clinic in a rural area, Alberta offers plenty of choices to suit your skills and interests.
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.
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