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Job Details

Family Physician

Employer

Premier Health

Date Posted

May 30, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Okotoks, AB
  • Earnings $300,000.00 to $450,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 20, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Premier Health

Languages

English

Education

Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry

Work setting

Clinic

Tasks

  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals
  • Examine patients' health condition to identify diseases and injuries
  • Help patients develop healthy habits, break old habits and reshape their approach to wellness
  • Order laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures to determine the most appropriate medical treatment
  • Consult with other medical practitioners to evaluate patients' physical and mental health
  • Prescribe and administer medications and treatments
  • Advise patients on health care
  • Be the patient advocate

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • College of Family Physicians Certification (CCFP)
  • Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada (LMCC)
  • Licensure by provincial or territorial authorities
  • Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examination (MCCQE I and MCCQE II)

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

Experience

Experience an asset

Other benefits

Free parking available

Support for persons with disabilities

Provides physical accessibility accommodations (for example: ramps, elevators, etc.)


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Family Physician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

General Practitioners and Family Physicians
INNOVATIVE

Interest in precision working to diagnose diseases, prescribe treatments and provide continuous care to patients

SOCIAL

Interest in mentoring by providing counselling and support to patients and their families on a wide range of health and lifestyle issues, by advising patients and their families on health care including health promotion and disease, illness and accident prevention and by referring patients to specialists

DIRECTIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information from the results of medical tests to advise patients on health care options; in providing acute care management, in co-ordinating or managing primary patient care and in supervising home care services

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Physical Abilities

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