Family Practitioner Posted on Jan 02, 2018 by Medigroup Clinics
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $400,000.00 to $600,000.00 annually
Work Hours 35 to 44 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Feb 01, 2018
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Licensure by provincial or territorial authorities
- College of Family Physicians Certification (CCFP)
- Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examination (MCCQE I and MCCQE II)
Experience an asset
- Advise patients on health care
- Prescribe and administer medications and treatments
- Perform patient advocacy role
- Examine patients and take their histories, order laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures
- Consult with other medical practitioners to evaluate patients' physical and mental health
- Perform and assist in routine surgery
- Inoculate and vaccinate patients to prevent and treat diseases
- Deliver babies and provide pre-natal and post-natal care
- Report births, deaths, contagious and other diseases to government authorities
- Communicate health promotion, disease, illnes and accident prevention to patients
- Co-ordinate or manage primary patient care
- Provide counselling and support to patients and their families on a wide range of health and lifestyle issues
- Provide acute care management
Work Location Information
- Urban area
- Various locations
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
- Values and ethics
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Feb 01, 2018
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Interest in precision working to diagnose diseases, prescribe treatments and provide continuous care to patients
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
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
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