Director Vacancy: Independent Board Member

The Calgary Foothills Primary Care Network (PCN) is a group of more than 450 family doctors who work with teams of other health professionals to offer patients the best in primary health care. Our PCN serves more than 379,000 patients in northwest Calgary and Cochrane. Together with Alberta Health Services, we offer round-the-clock care. We work to achieve better health outcomes for our patients. We believe we can make a difference.

Calgary Foothills PCN brings together physicians and other primary health care providers, including Alberta Health Services, to achieve efficiencies, assess and meet patient needs, and cooperate on programs that serve the catchment area. The Calgary Foothills PCN has established a team environment where individuals are encouraged to take initiative, be creative and contribute to ongoing decision-making.

Board Members are accountable to the Chair and to each other, and support the work of Calgary Foothills PCN by fulfilling the responsibilities outlined in the Articles of Association and Board Mandate.

The Role

Calgary Foothills PCN is seeking applications from individuals interested in serving as a volunteer independent member of the Calgary Foothills PCN Board of Directors. The Board is responsible for:

  • governing Calgary Foothills PCN;
  • fostering the vision, mission and values of the Calgary Foothills PCN; and,
  • has a commitment to the success and wellbeing of Calgary Foothills PCN and to primary care in general.


We are looking for someone with leadership and strategic skills, experience on a governance board, and demonstrated volunteer involvement. Preference will be given to applicants who have senior management experience.


For information on Calgary Foothills PCN visit our website.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this unique opportunity, please forward a resume to [email protected].


Suite 300, 1710 Centre Street NW
Calgary, Alberta, T2E 7Y2
Phone: (403) 284-3726
Fax: (403) 284-9518

We thank all those who apply, however, only those who will be offered an interview will be contacted.

All applications must be received by Friday, August 10, 2018.