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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 DateSeptember 30, 2018

Posted DateMarch 13, 2018


ClinicMedicine Hat Addiction Clinic

Clinic TypeGroup Practice

Number of Physicians2 Physicians

Clinic Hours9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday

Practice Description

The clinic treats opioid dependency using Methadone and Suboxone. There are 2 physicians currently that deal with the addiction side as well as a social worker.

The clinic is interested in adding a family practice to the services it can offer the community

Job Description

We are looking for a physician with training in Family Medicine who will practice in an office based medical clinic and is interested in a part-time or full-time position in a collaborative interdisciplinary practice located in beautiful downtown Medicine Hat.

We are a multidisciplinary clinic that is always looking to expand their practice. The Medicine Hat Addiction Clinic currently operates out of this location on a part time basis. We are attached to a retail pharmacy (Nat''''s Remedy''''s RX Pharmacy) whose manager is specialized in Addictions and is a Certified Diabetes Educator.

There will be no overhead cost for the first year.

Qualifications & Experience

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid and relevant license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta, or a valid and relevant Notification of Eligibility Letter from the CPSA.


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.