Lessard Medical Clinic & West Oliver Medical Clinic – Edmonton, AB
MD Group Inc. is looking for a Walk-In/ Family Practice Physician to join the team. We have positions available in each of our Lessard Medical Clinic and West Oliver Medical Clinic, each with 8 examination rooms. Excellent location and facility; courteous and energetic support staff.
Benefits and incentives include the convenience of multiple locations around Edmonton to support your living arrangements. Staff familiarized with primary care programs and promotion, Support staff including nurses for patients to provide one-on-one care, on site diabetic management care and comprehensive medical follow up visits. Therapists within our clinic provide priority consults; onsite respiratory clinic as well as rotation of various specialists for your convenience and priority use. Seminars and dinnerworkshops are well documented and monitored for CME credits. Flexible hours, vast patient population in both locations, continuing care and learning opportunities for accredited physicians. Full lime chronic disease management nurse for co-morbidity patients, billing support and attached pharmacy.
Work with friendly and dedicated staff, nurses available for Doctor assistance and referrals as well as on site mental health and psychology services.
Number of positions open: 2 to 4
Start Date: As soon as possible
Terms of employment and wages: This is a permanent, full-time, fee-for-service position.
Job duties: The Physician will be providing primary care to patients of the clinic, including diagnosing and treating medical disorders, interpreting medical tests, prescribing medications and making referrals to specialist physicians as appropriate.
Location: The Lessard Medical Clinic is located at 6633 177 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5T 4K3. The West Oliver Medical Clinic is located at 101-10538 124 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5N 1R9.
Education and experience: The physician must be licensed by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA). Qualifications must comply with the CPSA license requirements and guidelines. Certification in The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP) (required) Preference will be given to candidates who have or are eligible for a certificate with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
Skills required: ability to work effectively, independently and in a multi-disciplinary team; effective written and verbal communication skills.
Contact: Stephanie Harris, Operations Manager, MD Group Inc. (T) 780-756-3090 (F) 780-756-3089
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 (RIRNP) - Please note, payments through the RRNP are capped at $60,000 per physician per year.
Retention Benefit - supports and promotes the retention of physicians in Alberta by rewarding their continuous years of service to Albertans. Physicians receive between $5,141 and $12,852 depending on their years of service to Albertans.
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 w eek for up to 17 weeks to physician parents of a new born 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 w here the fee modifier is $3.25 on select office visits and consultations.