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SponsorshipNon eligible


SpecialtyGeneral / Family Practitioner

StatusOpen for Applications

PositionPermanent full-time

CommunityMedicine Hat(South Zone)Read more about this community

Closing DateOctober 31, 2017

Posted DateMarch 21, 2017


ClinicHealth Matters Medical Clinic

Clinic TypeGroup PracticeThis clinic is supported by a PCN.

Number of Physicians3 Family Physicians, 1 Internal Medicine Specialist and 1 Surgeon

Clinic Hours0730 - 1600 and a walk in clinic for clinic patients on Tuesday evenings 1700 - 2000.

Practice Description

We are a clinic of 5 doctors, 5 staff and a billing clerk. We work with a fantastic PCN team including two nurses, a social worker, a dietician and a pharmacist. Tthere are also a Physiotherapy and a Podiatry clinic working out of our clinic. We use the WOLF EMR and have recently standardized all of our exam rooms with new medical equipment and a new telephone system. Services to our physicians include billing and management services. Our clinic hours are M-F from 7:30 - 4 and we have a weekly walk in clinic for clinic patients on Tuesday nights. Our family physicians have the option of participating in the hospital on call schedule and the Family Medicine Maternity Clinic. Some of our physicians also do some OR Surgical assisting. You chose how much or how little involvement you wish to have. We have a variety of patient dynamics; young and wise, singles, couples and families, long terrm residents to our city and new to town. We have a great clinic and team and are looking to expand.

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Qualifications & Experience

  • Certification in The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP) (desired)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (desired)


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 LicenseĀ is required for application.