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JOB OPPORTUNITY

Position

SponsorshipNon eligible

TypePhysician

SpecialtyPediatrics

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityEdmonton(Edmonton Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateDecember 31, 2018

Posted DateFebruary 07, 2017

Clinic

ClinicRutherford Medical Clinic

Clinic TypeGroup PracticeThis clinic is supported by a PCN.

Number of Physicians5-6

Clinic Hours9-5 M-F

Practice Description

A brand new, state of the art Medical office located in the prestigious new development of Rutherford south west of Edmonton with lots of young families.
Clinic is part of the West Side PCN.
The patient population is a cross-section ranging from middle to high income families, living in detached homes, apartments, and condominiums in the local area.
A great opportunity to start your own practice or move your existing one.
Work by appointments or Walk ins and set your own hours.
Fully EMR, experienced staff.
No hospital calls and Obstetrics is optional.
Very competitive split.
On site specialty services available
Walk ins only positions available.
Fully equipped minor surgery rooms available for all common office procedures.

Job Description

A Full Time Pediatrician is required for a General Practice Clinic and to serve the ever growing communities of Edmonton. The clinic is open 6 days/week and has shift availability for days, evenings and weekends. The duties include working as an independent contract physician. You can see up to 35+ patients per shift. You will examine patients, take histories, order laboratory and diagnostic imaging tests and other procedures to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. You will provide full scope of practice as a pediatrician. You will have the ability to prescribe and administer medications and treatments. The successful candidate will advise parents/guardians of minor age patients on healthcare, must have excellent communication skills and perform an advocacy role for their patients. You will manage, document and oversee patient care in all aspects. Our clinic operates on a user friendly EMR system called Microquest Healthquest.

Qualifications & Experience

The successful candidate must have the appropriate licenses to practice Family Medicine in Alberta and must be certified by the Alberta College of Physicians and Surgeons. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is required. CCFP is desired. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada is desired.
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) (required)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (required)
  • Certification in The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP) (desired)

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee for Service
Average Annual Income
$400,000 - $500,000
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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