Section Chief - Gastroenterology

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ZONE CLINICAL SECTION CHIEF - Gastroenterology/Endoscopy

The ZCSC is responsible for the section of Gastroenterology/Endoscopy, within the department of Internal Medicine. Principal responsibilities relate to the day-to-day running of the section and working with operational staff to deliver high quality, safe patient care.

Although the ZCSC has a number of formal responsibilities under the bylaws, perhaps the most important part of their work is developing a culture of collaboration in the section, within the Zone Clinical Department for Internal Medicine. The ZCSC, provides input and is responsible for planning and provision of Gastroenterology/Endoscopy services throughout Central Zone.

This role reports to and is supervised by the Zone Clinical Department Head for Internal Medicine.

Key Responsibilities

• Meet with your operational partners regularly

• Convene and manage meetings of the clinical section

• Work with other Zone Clinical Departments/sections where appropriate

• Provide input to planning and provision of gastroenterology/endoscopy services throughout the Zone

• Periodic reviews for department members (every 3 years, or annual for staff > 65 years old)

• Together with your dyad partner, promote high quality endoscopy services across the zone, including zone-wide implementation of C-GRS, and development of centralized intake for endoscopy services.

• Identify need for and manage recruitment together with Medical Affairs

• Workforce service planning

• Manage local issues related to physicians, including concerns and complaints

• Identify organizational risks (patient safety, political, media) and escalate to medical and operational leadership

Informal enquiries and discussion prior to application welcomed


Must hold a valid and relevant license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. Currently practicing in Central Zone.


Compensation to be mutually agreed upon.

15 May 2019
Location: Canada Alberta Red Deer
Salary: Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year
Work type:
Part time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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