Alberta Health Services, South Zone has a position available in Lethbridge for a Pediatrician. Services would be provided to the Chinook Regional Hospital and community. CRH deliveries average 2400 births per year, with a 16 bed Level II NICU, 25 bed Maternal Child (post partum) unit and an 11 bed in-patient pediatric unit. The Pediatric unit provides access to specialty clinics in partnership with the ACH as well as a 4 bed ADOS and Pediatric Outpatient area. Candidate will be required to join the Department’s on call scheduling.
Additional Notes About Lethbridge
Lethbridge is a vibrant city of 92,000 located in beautiful southern Alberta - close to the mountains (about 70 miles from Waterton National Park and the Rockies) and an easy drive to Calgary.
Winters are warmer than in the more northern parts of the province - Chinook winds provide welcome thaws. The Chinook is a warm winter wind that keeps humidity low and moderates winter temperatures. Low annual precipitation rates make for an excellent climate and keeps summers warm and dry.
Lethbridge has excellent recreation facilities for both indoor and outdoor activities. There is skiing and mountain biking to the west. There are some lakes within twenty (20) minutes to a half an hour from Lethbridge for boating, wind surfing or sailing.
For any additional information about Lethbridge, please check out websites for the City of Lethbridge and Lethbridge Economic Development.
The ideal candidate will require licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta with preference being given to candidates with a recognized Fellowship in Pediatrics. General pediatric skills with the abililty to care for level II neonates for transport to level III care is required.
Remuneration is fee for service.
|Location:||Canada Alberta Lethbridge|
|Salary:||Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year|
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PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.