Palliser Medical and Travel Clinic has an opening for a family physician to join a group practice of 4 female and 1 male physician. We have 2 LPN and 6 MOA and 1 part-time nurse as support staff working with the family physicians to provide a medical home to our current patient panel of over 6000. The clinic provides a friendly, bright and supportive environment with a communal office for physicians to interact and share stories or medical problems of the day. Doctors have 2 fully functional exam rooms with a PC computer and printer in each of the exam rooms to encourage efficient work flow for the physicians and patients. We provide same day access to patients with the goal of decreasing the load on our Emergency department with non-emergent medical needs and to decrease patient wait times. The clinic uses Telus Med Access EMR and uses its full functionality with templates/radiology and lab requisitions and referral process. We have multi ethnic patients and language line access to help physicians with patients not proficient in the English language.
The clinic is looking for a physician who is interested in minimum commitment of 3 yrs. Male gender preferred. Physician interested enhancing their skills in sports medicine, minor surgery, mental health and refugee health would be an asset to the clinic's overall skill set. Physicians interested in ownership are encouraged to apply. The clinic is handicap friendly, located in downtown Lethbridge in the professional building on the second floor with a pharmacy on the ground floor and easy access to restaurants, shopping, banking and park. Lethbridge is a sunny, vibrant and growing city close to hiking and skiing venues. The hours are Monday to Friday with no evening or weekends. On call telephone coverage is 1 in 6 weeks.
- Candidate must be in good standing with the CPSA, CCFP certified, member of the AMA and must have CMPA coverage.
- Full-time hours with 70:30 split on all AH as well as private and non private administrative billings.
- BCP earnings are used to offset for time away from the clinic for overhead costs for 6 weeks.
- Overhead cost will be 1500 per week for all subsequent time off after 6 weeks.