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SponsorshipNon eligible


SpecialtyGeneral Practitioner - General Surgery

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityWainwright(Central Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateJanuary 01, 2019

Posted DateApril 08, 2015


Hospital NameWainwright Health CentreRead more about this hospital

Job Description

This Job Posting is supporting Impact Analysis WAIN14

This Is a General Practitioner: Surgeon position. Please inquire for a description of the procedures required/desired in this position.

This position also involves a Family Medicine scope of practice including inpatient, out patient, acute, long term care and walk-in.

Qualifications & Experience

For more information on this opportunity, please contact Andrew McCorkill at (403) 309-5879 or e-mail

Company Operating Name: Alberta Health Services
Business Address: 3942-50A Avenue
City: Red Deer
Province/ Territory: Alberta
Postal Code: T4N 6R2
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) (desired)
  • MOREOB (desired)
  • Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM) (desired)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) (desired)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) (desired)
  • Certification in The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP) (required)

Additional Competencies

  • Surgery (Required)
  • Low Risk Obstetrics (Desired)
  • High Risk Obstetrics (Desired)
  • Emergency Room Experience (Desired)


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 $17458.03 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 16.22% 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.