Urgent Care Physician at East Edmonton Health Centre
Alberta Health Services (AHS) is inviting applications from Family Medicine Physicians, with a background and experience in urgent or emergency care and outpatient work to join the Department of Family Medicine.
We are looking for physicians interested in working in the Urgent Care Centre (UCC) on a part time basis with a minimum shift commitment of 4 shifts per month (0.4 FTE) The clinic is run out of the East Edmonton Health Centre (EEHC), a health facility supporting a vulnerable, culturally diverse, complex population. The UCC operates weekdays from 5:00pm – 11:00pm and weekends from 3:00pm –11:00pm.
The clinic offers patients access to an interdisciplinary primary care team including family physicians, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and social workers.
On-site lab and DI are available. Clinic operations are fully computerized with an Electronic Medical Record (EMR). Other co-located programs at EECHC include Public Health Services, Addictions and Mental Health, Adult and Children’s Home Care and Social Services.
EECHC is affiliated with the University of Alberta, and serves as an important training facility for residents and students. Therefore, the successful candidate will be encouraged to apply for a Clinical Academic appointment in the Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.Qualifications:
The successful applicant shall have or be eligible for certification in Family Medicine with the Canadian College of Family Physicians and hold active licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta with acceptable experience in Emergency and/or Urgent care
This position is not eligible for AHS Sponsorship of a Practice Readiness AssessmentCompensation:
Remuneration for these positions will be a guaranteed/sessional rate, provided by AHSRecruiter Contact:
Qualified candidates are encourage to plly online; please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to:
Dr. Nabil Al-Kayssi and Dr. Grant Sawisky
Site Medical Co-Leads, Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone East Edmonton Health Centre
7910 -112 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5B 0C2
Details about Alberta Health Services and the City of Edmonton can be found at www.albertahealthservices.ca and www.edmonton.ca. Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Family Medicine can be found on the Faculty’s Home Page at www.med.ualberta.ca.
Alberta Health Services hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Indigenous persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
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PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.