Calian is proud to continue a long-standing contractual relationship with the Department of National Defence (DND) to provide healthcare services to the Canadian Armed Forces. Through the Health Care Provider Contract, Calian employs health care professionals across Canada who are integral to supporting the health and wellbeing of our military members.
About the role:
Calian is seeking a Primary Care Physician to work at Canadian Forces Base Cold Lake. Part or full time contract available.
The Physician functions as an essential member of the health care team in the provision of comprehensive, multidisciplinary, collaborative primary health care services to the Canadian Armed Forces members. These services include primary care, minor trauma care, health promotion, prevention of diseases and injuries, rehabilitation and support services.
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Performing comprehensive health assessments and synthesizing data from multiple sources to make a diagnosis of a disease or disorder
Initiating and managing the care of patients with a disease or disorder within his/her scope of practice and/or monitoring the ongoing therapy of patients with chronic stable illnesses by providing effective pharmacological, complementary or counseling interventions
Implementing strategies to promote health and prevent illness with individuals
Performing periodic health examinations and determining fitness of patients when those patients are faced with acute or chronic illness or disease
Making appropriate medical employment limitation recommendations
Practicing as a member of an interdisciplinary team and consulting with members of other health professions as appropriate in order to ensure the health care needs of the patient are met
Advantages to working in this environment:
No overhead costs or clinic fees
Enjoy a great work/ life balance with regular working hours from 7:30am- 4pm Monday - Friday
Generous allotment of time for each patient
Easy access to onsite support services including specialists, pharmacy, laboratory, diagnostics, mental health and physiotherapy
Licensed and in good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
Certification in Family Medicine with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP)
Basic Life Support for Health Providers or CPR/AED Level C Certification
CF Basic Aviation Medicine or Basic Dive Medicine certification (asset qualification)
Type of Assignment:
Part or full time contract available
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