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JOB OPPORTUNITY

Position

SponsorshipNon eligible

TypePhysician

SpecialtyGeneral / Family Practitioner

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunitySt Albert(Edmonton Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateAugust 31, 2018

Posted DateJuly 11, 2018

Clinic

ClinicHarvest Medicine

Clinic TypeMulti/Specialty Group

Number of Physicians5 Physicians

Clinic HoursSun-Sat 9am-7pm

Practice Description

At our clinic, doctors provide medical cannabis assessments and, together with our team of Canna Geniuses, offer patients exceptional education and support in a welcoming environment.

Harvest Medicine is a premiere destination for all adults curious about the benefits of medicinal cannabis. Our clinic will not only be an educational resource centre, but will host special events, workshops, and other community endeavours to help create a sense of community for medical cannabis patients and those who love and support them in their health goals.

Job Description

Physician
Harvest Medicine - Canada
Full-time or Part-time

POSITION TITLE: Cannabis Clinic Physician Edmonton Area

Harvest Medicine is currently seeking doctors to join our growing team throughout Canada.

Offering a very attractive compensation structure, flexible hours, and the chance to be at the forefront of an exciting and emerging medical industry, this is a fantastic opportunity for physicians looking to make a change and do something different.

Harvest Medicine, founded by a lawyer, ensures all regulation and requirements pertaining to medicinal cannabis are diligently adhered to. This allows our physicians to have a high degree of comfort and confidence as they branch into a new medical field.

Our friendly, education based environment is supported by our creative exhibits and highly trained educators; offering expert advice regarding cannabis strains, consumption methods, the legal restrictions, licensed producers and the ACMPR requirements.

Harvest Medicine is committed to the education and preparation of our physicians as well, providing extensive training and shadowing opportunities. In addition, all incoming physicians are registered in an accredited CME course examining in depth scientific and background information relevant to medicinal cannabis.

Operating at the highest level of professionalism, Harvest Medicine offers the perfect balance of opportunity and flexibility. Our unique process and organization allows our physicians to see a large number of patients per hour.

For more information please contact,

Diane Doyle
Director of Medical Outreach
Harvest Medicine
587.894.8460
www.hmed.ca

Compensation

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 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.

For complete details on the AMA benefits, please contact albertadoctors.org.
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