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Posting #:PED04 Speciality: Pediatrics Type:Full Time Practice City/Town:Red Deer Location:Red Deer Regional Hospital FTE:1.0 Date Posted:2015-03-17 Closed Date:2018-07-31 Time: 23:59 Position Starts:As soon as possible AHS Position:AHS is recruiting for this position. AHS Sponsorship: AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position. Responsibilities/Duties: This Job Posting is Associated with Impact Analysis PED04This position requires that a Physician have or obtain a license to practice as a Pediatrician from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.For more information about Alberta Health Services Sponsorship Policies please review this FAQ About the Community of Red Deer: Additional Notes About Red Deer Red DeerRed Deer is a vibrant, growing city with all the advantages of a larger centre but without the traffic jams! Beautiful park system runs through the centre of the city with over 50km of bike and walking trails. Excellent schools and extracurricular activities in arts and sports. Red Deer College offer full nursing program and allows for 1st two years of university transfer for many other courses of study.Red Deer is strategically located in the heart of central Alberta, just two hours from Calgary, Edmonton, the majestic Rockies and the Drumheller Valley. Considered one of the fastest growing markets in Canada, Red Deer has become a trading centre for more than 300,000 people and home to 90,000 residents. Red Deer is well known as a progressive city with a rich sense of community spirit. Its perfect location, well-educated workforce, advanced infrastructure, friendly business environment, excellent schools and community college, miles of trails and parks, and active local arts community makes Red Deer a great place to call home.Travel Time: To Edmonton: 1.25 hrsTo Calgary: 1.25 hrsTo Red Deer: 0 hrsTo Grande Prairie: 7.5 hrsTo Lethbridge: 3.5 hrsTo Medicine Hat: 4.0 hrs Red Deer Regional Hospital CentreNo. of Inpatient Beds: 222No. of Surgical Beds: 72No. of Intensive Care Beds: 18No. of Labor & Delivery Beds: 33No. of Day Surgery Beds: 31Hospital Statistics:Deliveries: 2500 p/yrRadiology Services:Diagnostic ImagingUltrasoundComputerized Tomography (CT) ScanMagnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)Laboratory Hours of Operation: 24 hrsKidney Dialysis Unit on Site: YesCancer Treatment Services Available on Site: YesFor Additional Information Please See:Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre Qualifications: Qualifications & Experience:This position requires that a Physician have or obtain a license to practice as a Pediatrician from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.Required Additional Desired CompetenciesExperience (within the last five years) of acute pediatrics practice.Evidence and demonstration of adequate skills in neonatologyEvidence and demonstration of experience and skills required to do a wide spectrum of office and hospital pediatric consultation.Demonstration of good communication skillsValid and up-to date certification in Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP)RecommendedPaediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) Compensation: This Position is Fee For ServiceRural, Remote, Northern Program (RRNP) – Please note, payments through the RRNP are capped at $60,000 per physician per year.Medical Liability Reimbursement – reimburses physicians for their medical liability protection costs less a $1,000 deductible.Continuing Medical Education – reimburses physicians for eligible continuing medical education costs. Each eligible physician receives a $2,500 annual allotment which can be carried forward for up to three years.Parental Leave Program – provides $1,000 per week for up to 17 weeks to physician parents of a newborn or newly adopted child.Business Cost Program – addresses escalating practice costs in community based practices. This fee modifier is added automatically to select office visits and consultations. This program applies across the province and all physicians who provide visit services in an office based setting will receive an additional $2.75 with the exception of Calgary and Airdrie where the fee modifier is $3.25 on select office visits and consultations.On-Call-Pediatricians are remunerated for being on call in the Emergency Room. The rate is $23.28/hr an hour and is paid for a total of 14 hours on weekdays from 5 pm to 7am and 24 hours a day on weekends and statutory holidays. Frequency of on call shifts vary. Recruiter Contact: For more information on this opportunity, please contact Rebecca Aspden at e-mail physician@albertahealthservices.caCompany Operating Name: Alberta Health ServicesBusiness Address: 43 Michener BendCity: Red DeerProvince/ Territory: AlbertaPostal Code: T4P 0H6