Position: Primary Care Physician
Job Posting No: 2018-24
Date: April 26, 2019
Closing Date: Open until filled
Department: Primary Health
Reports to: Director Primary Health
Hours of Work: To be negotiated*
*Note: The hours of work for this position may vary based on the department’s operational requirements.
The Primary Care Physician provides health education and care within the scope of their medical practice. As a member of a client-centered interdisciplinary team, the Primary Care Physician provides care to individuals promoting wellness, prevention of disease and/or disability and the management of chronic diseases/conditions.
The incumbent works as an advocate on behalf of the client to ensure the appropriate links/referrals to other human services that would enable the client to achieve their health goals. The incumbent must demonstrate mastery in the practice of primary care and possess personal qualities congruent with the responsible position of providing extended health services to the public. The Primary Care Physician will function as the first line provider of health care and health promotion throughout the life span.
Must possess Medical Degree and current license to practice medicine in the province of Manitoba
Skills, Expertise and Experience
A minimum of three (3) years’ experience working as a Primary Care Physician
A minimum of three (3) years’ experience working in a community health setting
Proven knowledge and ability in critical thinking, decision-making, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills
Focus on Results
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and focus work-related activities to effectively and efficiently achieve service goals and produce expected results/outcomes
Alignment with Organizational Values
Commitment to the principles that guide Mount Carmel Clinic, as reflected in the history, vision, mission and values
Commitment to Reconciliation
Knowledge and understanding of Indigenous culture and traditions and the impact of colonization on the health and well-being of Indigenous individuals and families
Interdisciplinary Team, Collaboration
Proven ability to work within an interdisciplinary team environment with respect, professionalism, cooperation, sensitivity and cultural awareness
Strong knowledge, commitment and demonstrated ability to apply diversity, equity, cultural safety, pro-choice, social determinants of health, population health, harm reduction, trauma-informed and community development principles in all aspects of the work
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and proficiency in the use of computer systems
- Multiple Languages
- Experience in an inner city setting
- Experience working with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
- Knowledge and Experience working with Students and/or Volunteers
- Links/Relationships with Community Resources
- Experience working with service specific programs such as; EMR/Accuro & eChart
Mount Carmel Clinic physician contracts incorporate the terms of the current Independent Contractor Agreement between Doctors Manitoba and the Province of Manitoba.
Please submit resume and cover letter and resume quoting job posting #2019-24 to:
Mount Carmel Clinic
886 Main Street
Winnipeg, MB R2W 5L4
Fax # (204) 582-4733
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We thank all applicants; however only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.
Mount Carmel Clinic is an Employment Equity Employer.