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JOB OPPORTUNITY

Position

SponsorshipNon eligible

TypePhysician

SpecialtyGeneral / Family Practitioner

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityBlackfalds(Central Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateAugust 31, 2018

Posted DateJuly 07, 2017

Clinic

ClinicCare First Medical-blackfalds

Clinic TypeGroup PracticeThis clinic is supported by a PCN.

Number of Physicians3 Physicians

Clinic HoursTo be determined

Hospital

Hospital NameLacombe Hospital and Care CentreRead more about this hospital

Practice Description

Brand new forward thinking family practice clinic looking for a family physician. Prescreening, early diagnosis, longer appointments and better healthcare. Strong support staff, and the opportunity to build your practice your way, family friendly and a truly great place to work!

Job Description

Looking for a fulltime family physician. We work with you to build a schedule that suites you. We are inside a pharmacy and work very hard to provide above average health care. Hospital shifts and rounds at Lacombe hospital.

Qualifications & Experience

Must be a licensed physician in Alberta or able to become a licenced physician in Alberta this is not a AHS sponsored position.

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee for Service
Average Annual Income
$250,000 - $400,000
Physician Agreement Incentives

A Flat Fee is paid to physicians who practice & reside in this community of $8200.00 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 0.00% 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.
Clinic / Primary Care Network Incentive
We are offering a relocation and signing bonus. 5000 after the first month of employment, 5000 at the end of the first year and 5000 at the end of the third year for a 3 year contract. We also offer a 75%/25% fee split.
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