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JOB OPPORTUNITY

Position

SponsorshipNon eligible

TypePhysician

SpecialtyRespirology

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityEdmonton(Edmonton Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateFebruary 28, 2018

Posted DateSeptember 18, 2017

Clinic

ClinicPeak Medical Specialty Centres Edmonton

Clinic TypeMulti/Specialty GroupThis clinic is supported by a PCN.

Number of Physicians5 Physicians

Clinic Hours8-6

Practice Description

Peak Medical Specialty Centres understands that for the best health outcomes, both the patients and the physicians must be provided with an environment that encourages education, stimulates compliance, and allows for compassionate care. We are committed to providing that environment. With that commitment in mind, Peak Medical Specialty has developed state of the art medical clinics that focus on the unique needs of both patients and physicians throughout Alberta.

We have specialty clinics in Edmonton and throughout Alberta. Flexible practice options are available.

Please contact Erika Berger (403)910-2304 or erika.berger@peakpulmonary.com and see our website for more information.

Job Description

Peak Medical Specialty Centres is seeking both Adult and Pediatric Respirologists to join their growing team of specialty physicians and health care professionals in Alberta.
We have an established patient waitlist ready for booking at many of our locations and offer the opportunity to provide interpretations on PFTs and sleep studies. We offer a flexible schedule, and our friendly atmosphere and supportive staff will allow you to flourish while receiving competitive remuneration for your services. Our management team handles everything, including your scheduling, billing, referral collection and coordination, administrative and clinical staffing, information technology/computers, and electronic medical records.
Established in 2010, the Peak Medical Specialty Group has locations across Alberta, including Calgary, Edmonton, Medicine Hat, Red Deer, Sherwood Park, Strathmore, High River and Okotoks, with more locations opening soon. Peak Medical Group has a large referral base, including those physicians with Pinnacle Medical Centres, often in the same building.
Our team of Certified Respiratory Educators pride themselves on patient care and education, as these lead to improved patient compliance which results in better patient outcomes. We are committed to keeping Albertans healthy!
To learn more about Peak Medical Group, please visit www.peakpulmonary.com and www.peaksleepclinic.com, or contact Erika Berger, our Manager of Talent Acquisition at Erika.Berger@peakpulmonary.com or 403-910-2304.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (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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