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full time Physician - Oncology at Medical Oncologist, Jack Ady Cancer Centre, Cancer Care Alberta
Lethbridge, Alberta
Job ID: 8743

Medical Oncologist, Jack Ady Cancer Centre, Cancer Care Alberta

About the Position

The Department of Oncology, Cancer Care Alberta, Alberta Health Services, Community Oncology in conjunction with University of Calgary invite applications for a full-time Medical Oncologist position at the Jack Ady Cancer Centre (JACC) in Lethbridge, Alberta.

This position will be required to be located at the Jack Ady Cancer Centre (JACC), Lethbridge Alberta as primary location with shared participation in a Medical Oncology outreach at the Margery E Yuill Cancer Centre (MEYCC), Medicine Hat, Alberta.

The successful applicant will become a member of a multidisciplinary cancer program located at the Jack Ady Cancer Centre (JACC) site in Lethbridge, Alberta, and will join a team of Medical and Radiation Oncologists, Nurse Practitioners and medical support staff working in the South Zone.

The JACC in Lethbridge is one of four Regional Cancer Centres within Cancer Care Alberta’s Community Oncology portfolio. Serving Southern Alberta and Southeastern British Columbia and Southwestern Saskatchewan, the centre delivers a wide range of state of the art treatment and care to cancer patients. Cancer care practice at the JACC is centered around 7 major tumor groups with rarer tumors managed in conjunction with consultation and expertise from the tertiary centers in Calgary and Edmonton.

The JACC operates within a provincial framework for cancer care supported by provincial clinical guidelines and standards, focused on patient centered care. Medical Oncologists are expected to participate in local and provincial tumor team based activities including clinical case reviews at tumor board rounds, annual, provincial tumor team meetings, local quality assurance and quality improvement initiatives and educational programs and are supported by a network of Medical Oncologists province wide.

Medical Oncology practice at the Jack Ady Cancer Centre is disease site oriented. The successful candidates focus would be the care of patients affected by the more common malignancies, including lung, GI, GU and Breast cancers.

Qualifications

Qualifications include an MD, certification in Internal Medicine, special competency in Medical Oncology, a fellowship in Medical Oncology and be eligible for licensure in the Province of Alberta.

Service Days

CCA Oncologists are contracted to work 210 services days per year.

How CCA Supports You

• The position is sponsorship eligible.

• Collaboration opportunities in clinical, teaching and research with with the teams at the tertiary cancer sites in Calgary and Edmonton.

CCA provides a relocation allowance and settlement support. Relocation Support: up to $10,000 for recruits within North America and up to $15,000 for recruits outside North America.

• The role is eligible for recruitment and strategic incentives. The successful candidate is eligible for an additional recruitment incentive of up to $50,000 conditional on leadership approval.

How to Apply

Email Dr. Abhjit Ghose, email – Abhijit.Ghose@albertahealthservices.ca and apply to “doctorjobsalberta.com”: Hematologist in Medical Oncology MED0001YI.

For questions please contact us directly at: CCA.physicianrecruitment@albertahealthservices.ca

Last Mirrored
This vacancy was mirrored to GlobalCareWork.com from MDWork.com on July 14, 2024.

Application Process
Please visit the original posting on MDWork.com, the Canadian physician job registry, to apply for this vacancy.

Summary
Specialty
Physician - Oncology
Region
Alberta
Employment Type
full time
Tagline
Medical Oncologist, Jack Ady Cancer Centre, Cancer Care Alberta
Start Date
2024-09-01
Remuneration
Remuneration
The annual compensation will be calculated in accordance with the Cancer Care Alberta Physician compensation grid for Medical Oncologists ranging from $322,857.00 (level 1) to $464,743.00 (level 4). Grid placement will be based on qualifications, training and experience.

The Oncologists are eligible for Additional Workload Compensation during the positions vacancies in Cancer Care Alberta.
 
Billing / Overhead Split
 
Vacation / CME Leave
 
Additional Benefits
CCA provides a relocation allowance and settlement support. Relocation Support: up to $10,000 for recruits within North America and up to $15,000 for recruits outside North America.

The role is eligible for recruitment and strategic incentives. The successful candidate is eligible for an additional recruitment incentive of up to $50,000 conditional on leadership approval. 
Qualification Requirements
Education
Qualifications include an MD, certification in Internal Medicine, special competency in Medical Oncology, a fellowship in Medical Oncology and be eligible for licensure in the Province of Alberta. 
Experience
 
Certifications
 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Medical Oncologist, Jack Ady Cancer Centre, Cancer Care Alberta 
Street Address 1
960 19st south 
Street Address 2
 
City / Town
Lethbridge 
Country
Canada 
Postal / Zip Code
T1J1W5 
 
Institution Description
The JACC in Lethbridge is one of four Regional Cancer Centres within Cancer Care Alberta’s Community Oncology portfolio. Serving Southern Alberta and Southeastern British Columbia and Southwestern Saskatchewan, the centre delivers a wide range of state of the art treatment and care to cancer patients. Cancer care practice at the JACC is centered around 7 major tumor groups with rarer tumors managed in conjunction with consultation and expertise from the tertiary centers in Calgary and Edmonton. 
Institution Size (Beds)
unspecified 
Institution Website
 
Community Description
Life in Lethbridge strikes a balance between the feel of a close-knit small community and the services and amenities of a growing urban centre. Lethbridge has a diverse population, two modern post-secondary institutions, a thriving arts and culture scene, top-notch recreational facilities all set against a stunning natural environment. It is one of the sunniest cities in Canada and is a gateway to both the Canadian Badlands and the Canadian Rocky Mountains, multiple ski resorts, Waterton National Park and the city of Calgary.  
Community Size
unspecified 
Community Website
   
 
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Dr. Abhjit Ghose 
Contact Address
Abhijit.Ghose@albertahealthservices.ca 
Phone
 
Fax
 
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Published on 2024-06-24
Edited on 2024-06-24