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JOB OPPORTUNITY

Position

SponsorshipEligible

TypePhysician

SpecialtyAnaesthesia

StatusCandidate Selected

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityFort McMurray(North Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateJuly 31, 2018

Posted DateJanuary 16, 2018

Clinic

ClinicVarious

Clinic TypeGroup Practice

Number of Physiciansvarious

Clinic Hoursvarious

Hospital

Hospital NameNorthern Lights Regional Health CentreRead more about this hospital

Job Description

Presently three fulltime physicians providing Anesthetists in the community of Fort McMurray.

Due to the increase in the communities population, looking at having a 4th fulltime Anesthetist. Pain management as an additional skill would be beneficial.

Responsibilities include but not limited to;
•Provide hospital and call support as per call schedules, including full time participation in the on-call roster for the Northern Lights Regional Health Centre in Fort McMurray
•Reside in and have as his/her primary residence, Fort McMurray

Hospital Name: Northern Lights Regional Health Centre

No. of Inpatient Beds: 105
No. of Long Term Care Beds: 30
No. of Surgical Beds: 29
No. of Intensive Care Beds: 6
No. of Labor & Delivery Beds: 12
No. of Day Surgery Beds: 5
No. of Operating Rooms: 6 rooms

Qualifications & Experience

Leadership skills an asset.

Must be licensed by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) (desired)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) (desired)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (required)

Additional Competencies

  • Anaesthetics (Required)
  • Emergency Room Experience (Required)

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 in this community of $21516.89 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 19.98% 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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