StatusOpen for Applications
CommunityCalgary(Calgary Zone)Read more about this community
Closing DateOctober 15, 2018
Posted DateAugust 23, 2018
Start DateJanuary 01, 2019
Hospital NameFoothills Medical CentreRead more about this hospital
Fee for Service income will be variable but is estimated between $266K and $466K.
Along with scheduled hospital service for the seizure monitoring unit and for City-wide EEG weeknights and weekends will be included and are considered on call. This will be for 7-9 weeks annually. Specialist On Call stipends for EEG physicians are $272.60 per 24 hours (estimated at an additional $13,357.40 annually for 49 days of call)
The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits and overhead costs related to the University of Calgary Medical Group (UCMG).
Qualifications & Experience
Qualifications include an MD, a specialist certificate in Neurology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent, and eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta. The candidate must be certified in EEG by the CSCN, and have formal training in the management of patients with complex epilepsies seen at a tertiary care centre, including ICU and continuous EEG monitoring. Training and competence in pre-surgical evaluation, proficiency and experience with various modalities of intracranial EEG planning and interpretation, ECoG, and cortical stimulation for function mapping are preferred. Additional requirements include proficiency in evoked potentials and intraoperative monitoring. Experience in sleep medicine is an asset. We are seeking an individual with proven clinical excellence and a record of working well within a team.
The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
Must read, write, and speak English.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.
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.
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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