SpecialtyGeneral / Family Practitioner
StatusOpen for Applications
CommunityCalgary(Calgary Zone)Read more about this community
Closing DateNovember 30, 2018
Posted DateAugust 01, 2018
ClinicRockyview Medical Clinic
Clinic TypeGroup PracticeThis clinic is supported by a PCN.
Number of Physicians3 Physicians
Clinic HoursMon-Fri 9am-6pm; Sat-Sun 10am-4pm
Alex, Clinic Manager
Signal Hill Superstore ( 5858 Signal Hill Centre SW)
Monday to Friday 9AM to 6PM
Saturday and Sunday 10AM to 4PM
SITE SERVICES & SPECIALTIES:
Women’s, men’s & children’s health
2 physicians, both accepting new patients
OB to 20 weeks
Behavioural Health Consultant
PCN: Calgary West Central
Shared practice of 3 physicians
EMR: Health Quest
Fee for Service, with comparative split rates
SEEKING FAMILY PHYSICIAN:
Looking for a full time permanent family physician to join our medical staff
Locums also welcome
Licensure with the CPSA in general practice required
-Providing comprehensive, coordinated primary care and services to families
-Examining and discussing with patients in order to diagnose their health conditions
-Promoting proper health education
-Prescribing medicines and carrying out minor surgical procedures
Skills & Specifications:
-Able to respond to demanding and complicated patient situations
-Effective communication with other doctors as well as patients
-Maintain concise, timely and accurate confidential records of patients
-Able to prioritize patients according to their clinical needs
-Good time management skills to balance the clinical and administrative duties
-Able to work very long hours, often under tight pressure
-Ability to solve difficult problems
-Should be able to challenge decisions
-Strong decision-making and practical skills
-Pleasant work environment, busy family practice
-Hours of work can frequently exceed 40 hours a week
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.
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A letter of Eligibility or Application Approved from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) or Alberta Medical License or Professional License is required for application.