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SponsorshipNon eligible


SpecialtyGeneral / Family Practitioner

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityCarstairs(Calgary Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateNovember 30, 2018

Posted DateSeptember 21, 2018


ClinicSnowy Owl Medical Clinic

Clinic TypeGroup PracticeThis clinic is supported by a PCN.

Number of Physicians3 Physicians

Clinic Hours8:00-5:00

Practice Description

Snowy Owl Medical Clinic is a modern clinic with family physicians and a paediatrician. We aim to provide excellent evidenced-based healthcare to the rural population of Carstairs and surrounding communities. We highly value same-day accessibility for patients. Physicians are well supported with friendly staff and flexible workflow.

Job Description

Rural Alberta practice | Friendly work environment | Supportive leadership | Incredible clinic value | Diversity of practice | Competitive overhead rate | Accessible to Calgary

We are looking for a Family Physician/GP that desires to work and contribute to the wonderful rural community of Carstairs, Alberta (just north of Calgary). With already high patient demand along with a growing population, we want a patient-centred physician who desires to practice in the medical-home model of care.

Value between clinics varies significantly and, at Snowy Owl Medical Clinic, we promise uncompromising value. We have a large and spacious facility, friendly staff, an efficient EMR, competitive overhead rate (70/30%), PCN integration, strong clinical leadership, and the ability to diversify practice (teaching, ER shifts, hospital privileges).

Physicians desires a patient-centred experience, income maximization through a smooth and efficient system, and a great work environment should definitely come for visit.

Many details found on our website:

Qualifications & Experience

Must have a valid, unrestricted license to practice medicine in Alberta (no sponsorship available).
Must speak English fluently.


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 $4100.00 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.

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 LicenseĀ is required for application.