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SMA Career Opportunities

The SMA (www.sma.sk.ca) is a voluntary, member-based, professional association for physicians, medical students and residents in the province and it is the provincial chapter of the Canadian Medical Association. As the trusted voice of Saskatchewan’s 2,600 practicing physicians, the SMA negotiates for and on behalf of our doctors; supports the educational, professional, economic and personal well-being of physicians; and advocates for a high-quality and patient-centred, health-care system.
Reporting to the Director, Physician Wellness & Support Programs, the Physician Advocate, Workplace Wellbeing brings a physician perspective to the many areas of physician life and practice that are within the purview of the SMA. This position works collaboratively with staff, members, and other health system stakeholders to advance physician wellbeing and improve and strengthen the experience of medical practice in Saskatchewan. Understanding the impact of the workplace on physicians’ wellbeing and advocating for system change is an integral focus of this position. This position will lead initiatives that promote a healthy workplace including bylaws and rules that impact physicians in the workplace, professional interactions with interdisciplinary teams, application of EDI principles, wellness initiatives and an appreciation of the unique proposition physicians bring to the healthcare system.
There is a half-time position (18.75 hours/week) located in Regina, SK.

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Reporting to the Director, Membership, Benefits & Insurance, the Team Lead, Insurance provides strategic management of SMA Insurance administration and advisory services.  The Team Lead, Insurance creatively develops new and innovative delivery of superior member experiences through leading-edge insurance advisory services, administration, education, tools, and resources.  The Team Lead, Insurance has specialized expertise in insurance policy and administration, and keeps informed on emerging developments, industry trends, and regulatory requirements.

This position is based on-site at our office in Saskatoon, SK, with a voluntary hybrid work option subject to approval under our Hybrid Work Arrangement policy.

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At the Saskatchewan Medical Association (SMA), we are passionate about rural medicine. We contract locum physicians to provide relief coverage to rural physicians for periods of 4 to 14 days for practices in rural communities where there are fewer than five practising physicians.

As a locum physician with the Rural Relief Program, you enjoy terrific benefits including competitive pay, flexible schedules, and no overhead.

Get all the details at saskdocs.ca

SMA Committee Opportunities

The SMA is seeking a member to join its Rural and Regional Practice (RRP) Committee. The RRP Committee provides oversight and makes recommendations to the SMA and Ministry of Health on recruitment and retention of rural and regional physicians.

Desired experience/skills/expertise: Practicing physician residing in rural Saskatchewan.

Deadline to apply: Friday, May 3, 2024

Click here to see the committee’s terms of reference.

Click here to apply.

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