Posting #:18-MCH-SUR-PLA-13 Speciality: Plastic Surgery Type:Full Time Practice City/Town:Edmonton Location:Misericordia Community Hospital Date Posted:2018-05-25 Closed Date:2019-02-25 Time: 23:59 AHS Position:AHS is recruiting for this position. AHS Sponsorship: This position is eligible for AHS sponsorship. The successful applicant will be granted AHS sponsorship support for a CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment, if required. Sponsorship Eligibility Expires:2019-05-25 Responsibilities/Duties: Covenant Health, Alberta Health Services and the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, invites applications for an academic Plastic Surgeon specializing in Breast Reconstruction Surgery. The successful applicant will be based primarily at the Misericordia Community Hospital. Covenant is Canada’s largest Catholic provider of health care, with 26 Catholic facilities in 15 communities across Alberta. As a major provider in Alberta’s integrated health system, the Covenant family (Covenant Health, Covenant Care, and Covenant Living) works with Alberta Health Services and community partners to positively influence the health of Albertans through a broad range of programs and services in our hospitals, health centres and continuing care centres. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry has been internationally recognized as among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health-education institutions. The Plastic Surgery program presently consists of 15 Plastic Surgeons and provides service to the City of Edmonton and surrounding communities. We provide specialized care in all domains of Plastic Surgery. Qualifications: The successful applicant will have a job description which includes a commitment to clinical care delivery, education and research. The successful candidate will care for surgical inpatients and outpatients, and participate in the on-call rota supporting the Misericordia Community Hospital and the entire Edmonton Zone through a regional referral program covering Northern Alberta. Specific duties will be required as they relate to the Breast Oncology Program in the Edmonton Zone.Applicants must hold an MD or equivalent with completed training in Plastic Surgery and must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. This individual must have obtained the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Fellowship in Plastic Surgery or equivalent and have undergone recognized Fellowship training in Breast Reconstructive Surgery.This individual will take part in the undergraduate and post-graduate surgery curricula at the University of Alberta. The successful candidate will be appointed to an academic position within the Department of Surgery, University of Alberta. The position will be recruited at a level dependent upon the qualifications of the successful candidate. Compensation: Remuneration will be on a fee-for-service basis through billings submitted by the physician to Alberta Health Recruiter Contact: The competition will remain open until the position is filled. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of three references forwarded to: Dr. Jaret OlsonDirector, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of AlbertaSection Chief, Plastic Surgery, Alberta Health ServicesE-mail: email@example.com Details about the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Surgery, can be found on the Faculty’s Home Page at www.med.ualberta.ca. Details about Alberta Health Services and Covenant Health can be found at www.albertahealthservices.ca and https://medicalstaff.covenanthealth.ca. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. The University of Alberta, Alberta Health Services, and Covenant Health hire 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.