StatusOpen for Applications
CommunityLethbridge(South Zone)Read more about this community
Closing DateJanuary 01, 1900
Posted DateOctober 18, 2019
Hospital NameChinook Regional HospitalRead more about this hospital
The Chinook Regional Hospital (CRH) is the largest community hospital located in Southern Alberta providing services to Lethbridge and surrounding rural areas with a catchment population of ~150,000.
The successful candidates will:
•Establish and maintain a full-time Neurology practice in the community of Lethbridge
•Participate in the on-call rotation for the Department of Neurology
•Provide inpatient and outpatient consultative services
•Obtain and maintain AHS Medical Staff Appointment and appropriate privilege to provide the services
•Reside in and have as primary residence, the community of Lethbridge
•Participate in quality improvement programs and initiatives
Qualifications & Experience
•A subspecialty of special interest in Stroke, MS or Movement Disorders is desirable
•Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
- Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (desired)
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.