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JOB OPPORTUNITY

Position

SponsorshipNon eligible

TypePhysician

SpecialtyGeneral / Family Practitioner

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityCalgary(Calgary Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateJanuary 01, 1900

Posted DateMay 25, 2015

Clinic

ClinicWestside Medical Surgical Clinic

Clinic TypeGroup PracticeThis clinic is supported by a PCN.

Number of Physicians2-3

Clinic Hours8-5

Practice Description

Contact:
Robert Filyk
Phone 403-686-3628
Fax 403-686-3627
Info@westsidemedical.ca
www.westsidemedical.ca

Location:
#304, 1919 Sirocco Drive SW
Calgary AB

Site Services & Specialties:
Women’s, men’s & children’s health
OB to 20 weeks
Cosmetic procedures
Mental health

Site Profile:
Scheduled appointments
PCN: Calgary West Central
Shared practice of 2-3 physicians
EMR: Telus - MDPS

Job Description

Westside Medical Surgical is a busy Family Medicine Clinic, and a minor Surgery referral centre located near the Sirocco C-Train station in Strathcona (SW) close to 17th Ave. and Sarcee Trail.

Operating for over 8 years in a modern and bright facility, we currently serve a broad spectrum of patients from a large and prosperous population, including many professionals and young families. As part of a "whole health" approach, Westside Medical offers General Family Medicine as well as specialized patient services thru affiliation with Calgary West Central PCN Healthcare network. This includes services such as on-site pharmacological assessments, mental health/psychology services and others. We are a busy clinic that is extremely well managed and also a teaching site for Residents and students of the U of C Faculty of Medicine.

We currently have an opportunity for a Family Physician- either Full-time or Part-time- to work in general family practice at our clinic. A valid Medical License as provided through Canadian Provincial Medical Licensing authorities is required. We offer flexibility in our approach to accommodate your desired schedule but are currently not a walk-in clinic and are generally open during normal business hours from M-F 8 AM to 5 PM excluding Statutory and Provincial holidays. You would be sharing clinic resources with maximum of one other physician at any one time. In the fall of 2015 we are moving to a new, larger clinic that will offer an even better location and easy access on 17 Ave SW in Bankview.

We offer:

Either an excellent split, or an opportunity to share practice costs at this established Clinic. Your option.
An excellent support team.
A bright and modern workspace and infrastructure.
2 dedicated exam rooms.
Shared office space.
Telus Health EMR (Practice Solutions) , remote access to all services.
Electronic services for labs, WCB, etc.
PCN West Central membership and all related patient services.

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Medical Council of Canada Examinations (LMCC I and LMCC II); Licensure by provincial authorities.

Please email us at info@westsidemedical.ca to setup a time to discuss this opportunity.

www.westsidemedical.ca

Qualifications & Experience

Licensure with the CPSA in general practice required.

Compensation

Compensation Type
Combination
Average Annual Income
$250,000 - $400,000
Physician Agreement Incentives

A Flat Fee is paid to physicians who practice & reside this community of $0 per year provided his/her annual income for insured services is greater than $50,000. (Residency conditions apply, including living in the eligible community for nine of the previous twelve months ending on the payment date.) The Variable Fee Premium paid is an additional 0% for insured services provided in this community.

Rural, Remote, Northern Program (RRNP) - Please note, payments through the RRNP are capped at $60,000 per physician per year.

Retention Benefit - supports and promotes the retention of physicians in Alberta by rewarding their continuous years of service to Albertans. Physicians receive between $5,141 and $12,852 depending on their years of service to Albertans.

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 $2,656 annual allotment which can be carried forward for up to three years.

Parental Leave Program - provides $1,063 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.

For complete details on the AMA benefits, please contact albertadoctors.org.
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