General Practitioner for the Department of Psychiatry

  • Company:
    Doctorjobsalberta
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

Posting #:18-UAH-PSY-FAM-28 Speciality: General / Family Practitioner Type:Part Time Practice City/Town:Edmonton Location:University of Alberta Hospital Date Posted:2018-06-19 Closed Date:2018-12-19 Time: 23:59 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: Alberta Health Services, clinical Departments of Family Medicine and Addictions and Mental Health are inviting applications from Family Physicians interested in providing services to psychiatric inpatients at the University of Alberta Hospital. Qualifications: The position requires active participation within a multi-disciplinary team including; psychiatrists, counselors, nurses, and various other clinical and administrative support roles, Physicians provide medical services to clients including primary care, writing/reviewing prescriptions, coaching and counseling, initiating medical protocols based on assessment, complete medicals and referral for ongoing treatment and regular consultations and medical leadership within the team. This opportunity involves 0.5FTE at the at the UAH AMH inpatient programs and coverage for additional community services as required. The successful candidate will have an MD, preferably with a CCFP designation. Compensation: Remuneration is fee for service with a highly attractive income guarantee and hourly rate for on-call. Recruiter Contact: Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae outlining their current clinical experience, and the names of three references to:Dr. Adam Abba-AjiZone Clinical Facility Section Chief, Addiction and Mental Health, University of Alberta Hospital.Adam.Abba-Aji@albertahealthservices.ca Applications will begin being reviewed immediately; however the competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.This position is not sponsorship eligible. We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 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 women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.