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JOB OPPORTUNITY

Position

SponsorshipNon eligible

TypePhysician

SpecialtyGeneral / Family Practitioner

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityEdmonton(Edmonton Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateJanuary 01, 1900

Posted DateApril 24, 2017

Clinic

ClinicWest Oliver Medical Clinic

Clinic TypeGroup or Solo PracticeThis clinic is supported by a PCN.

Number of Physicians2-4

Clinic HoursMon-Sun 9-8

Practice Description

MD Group is looking for a Walk In / Family Practice Physician to join the team immediately!

Excellent location and facility, courteous and energetic support staff.

Onsite respiratory clinic as well as rotation of various specialists for your convenience and priority use.

Job Description

MD Group Inc.’s Lessard Medical Clinic and West Oliver Medical Clinic each have 8 Examination rooms are are looking for Full Time family Physicians and Specialists.

Benefits and incentives to the employment within our group include the convenience of multiple locations around Edmonton to support your living arrangements , Part-Time and Full-Time schedules available , Staff familiarized with primary care programs and promotion, Support staff including nurses for physicians patients to provide one-on-one care , on site diabetic management care and comprehensive medical follow up visits. Therapists within our clinic provide priority consults , onsite respiratory lab. Seminars and dinner workshops are well documented and monitored for CME credits. Flexible hours , vast patient population in both locations, continuing care and learning opportunities for accredited physicians. Full Time chronic disease management nurse for co-morbidity patient''s , billing support and attached pharmacy.

Work with friendly and dedicated staff , nurses available for Doc assist and referrals as well as on site mental health and psychology services.

Qualifications & Experience

The physician must be licensed by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA). Qualifications must comply with the CPSA license requirements and guidelines.
  • Certification in The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP) (required)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (desired)

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 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.
Clinic / Primary Care Network Incentive
We use Healthquest EMR (Paperless/Electronic) and maintain membership with the local Primary Care Networks.
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