General Practitioner/Family Physician Wanted (AB)

ID# 006851

Fireside Medical Clinic
7111-50 Fireside Gate
Cochrane, AB T4C 2X1

Job Posted
January 19, 2023
Posting Expires
February 18, 2023
Private practice
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Fee for service
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

Job Offer: General Practitioner/Family physician

Available positions: 1

Employer:  Fireside Medical Clinic

Location of employment:

7111-50 Fireside Gate

Cochrane, Alberta
T4C 2X1

Main Duties:

Examine patients and take their histories;

  • Order laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures and consult with other medical practitioners to evaluate patients' physical and mental health;
  • Prescribe and administer medications and treatments;
  • Perform and assist with routine surgery;
  • Provide emergency care, provide acute care management;
  • Vaccinate patients to prevent and treat diseases;
  • Provide counselling and support to patients and their families on a wide range of health and lifestyle issues;
  • Perform patient advocacy role, coordinate or manage primary patient care, provide continuous care to patients;
  • Report births, deaths and diseases to governmental authorities;


The general practitioner will be paid on a Fee-for-Service basis.

Number of hours per week: The general practitioner will work office hours plus the time necessary to complete patient charts. Estimated weekly total will be 36-40 hours per week.

This is a Fee-for-Service position so it is up to the physician as to how many patients can be seen in a day and still practice medicine meeting high quality standards.

Employment conditions: Full-time, permanent position

We are an equal opportunity employer and invite newcomers, veterans and first nations to apply to this offer.


Contact’s name: Human Resources Department

Means of communication:

Email: [email protected]

Job Requirements
MBChB (Doctor of Medicine) from an accredited medical school listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools (with a Canada Note).
Be eligible for membership in the College of Family Practitioners of Canada.
Be eligible for membership in the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
Be a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners or a similarly recognized organization.
Requires occupational designation of Medical Doctor - MD or MBChB.
Experience practicing medicine as a General Practitioner required.
Human Resources

Cochrane AB

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