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Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry

Alberta Health Services
Red Deer (Region), Alberta (CA)
Fee for Service. Approx. Average $390,000 CDN
Closing date
9 Jul 2024

Job Details

Welcome to Red Deer, Alberta!

Red Deer is a thriving family-friendly city of over 100,000 people that is in close proximity to the Rocky Mountains and many other outdoor attractions. We are ideally situated between Edmonton and Calgary, both less than an hour and a half drive away. 

Red Deer has all the amenities you need: great school systems, well-equipped hospitals and health centres, and there's always lots to learn at our libraries and museums. With an assortment of recreation facilities, multi-use trails and green spaces along with engaging local culture and art - there's an experience waiting for you.

Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry

The Department of Medical Affairs - Alberta Health Services, is actively recruiting both Adult & Child/Adolescent Psychiatrists to join diverse Addictions & Mental Health teams, providing services to communities with a high need of mental health services. Start dates are negotiable.

You would be providing support to the community/rural clinics in the Central Zone. Addiction & Mental Health services are provided via in-person outpatient clinics, telehealth and other virtual care means.

In Alberta, Psychiatrists typically earn approximately $390,000 yearly. Compensation is based on a fee-for-service model with additional call stipends. Financial incentives such as paid travel arrangements and assistance with relocation is available.


Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre
3942 50a Avenue, Red Deer, AB T4N 4E7

Eligible applicants must have one of the following qualifications:

  • Hold or be eligible for independent practitioner registration with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta
  • Equivalencies deemed appropriate by CPSA for a PRA Assessment with AHS Sponsorship will be considered
  • Hold certification or be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry

Registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) or proof of Eligibility for Alberta Licensure required (to be included with application).

All physicians who wish to practice in Alberta must hold a valid license with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta. For more information on obtaining this license and the eligibility requirements, please visit College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta www.cpsa.ab

How to Apply:

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply on Doctor Jobs Careers (