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StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunitySt. Paul(North Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateJanuary 01, 1900

Posted DateJune 27, 2019


Hospital NameSt. Therese - St. Paul Healthcare CentreRead more about this hospital

Job Description

We are seeking a Psychiatrist who is eligible for FRC(P) in general adult psychiatry, to join a diverse team of 3 psychiatrists who participate in hospital and community mental health, including on-call coverage.

Responibilities include but not limited to:

• Establish and maintain a full time community based practice in the community of St. Paul.
• Provide hospital and call support as per call schedules, including full time participation in the Psychiatry Call Schedule for the St. Therese Healthcare Centre, St. Paul AB.
• Reside in and have as his/her primary residence, St. Paul
• Contribute to and participate in other administrative responsibilities as assigned.
• Contribute to and participate in teaching programs and activities.

The successful candidate may choose to join an existing community based practice; or practice independently within the community.

Qualifications & Experience

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid license with the College of
Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta. For more information on obtaining this license and the
eligibility requirements, please visit College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta at
• Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (required)


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.

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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 License is required for application.