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OCHSNER HEALTH SYSTEM IN BATON ROUGE is seeking an additional PULMONARY/CRITICAL CARE PHYSICIAN to join our expanding team. Applicants must be BE/BC in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Medicine. Additional board eligibility/board certification in Critical Care Medicine is preferred but not required. Salary offered will commensurate with experience and training.

The ideal candidate will participate in the development of the Pulmonary Disease Management Program. This is an opportunity to practice in a robust office practice with three full-time Board Certified Pulmonologists, three Acute Care Nurse Practitioners, and a wide referral base to manage a comprehensive range of chronic pulmonary conditions.

Details of the Position:
20 bed ICU managed by the Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Practice is complemented by a 4-bed Sleep Lab and Pulmonary Rehab department
Weekly call rotation shared amongst physicians within the group
EICU, used for night and ICU call coverage assistance, is managed by Pulmonary/Critical Care Team located at Ochsner Medical Center - New Orleans
EPIC medical record platform utilized throughout the Ochsner Health System.
Tort reform state

Compensation and Benefits:
Salary offered will commensurate with experience and training
CME reimbursement and paid time off
Relocation assistance

The Greater Baton Rouge region is home to Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge, a full service acute care hospital, and 13 local health centers. More than 1,500 employees serve our patients, including more than 160 physicians and advanced practice providers. Ochsner Baton Rouge is a part of Ochsner Health System, Southeast Louisianas largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with 28 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 60 health centers. Altogether, Ochsner Health System employs over 17,000 employees, more than 1,000 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties, and conducts over 1,000 clinical research studies. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital nationally recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Hospital across three specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 90 countries worldwide each year. For more information, please visit www.ochsner.org and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Please e-mail CV to: profrecruiting@ochsner.org or call (800) 488-2240 for more information.

Reference # BRPULM-3

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Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Ochsner Health System is southeast Louisianas largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsners 28 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 60 health centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Hospital across six specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 99 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs more than 17,000 employees, over 1,000 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 900 clinical research studies. For more information, please visit us at www.ochsner.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

In 2009, Ochsner opened the University of Queensland Ochsner Clinical School, Louisianas 4th medical school and one of the top 15 medical schools in the world with more than 200 medical residents working with 19 different Ochsner-sponsored clinical programs annually.

Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.