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Ochsner Health System is recruiting BC/BE PSYCHIATRISTS to join our expanding psychiatry practice.

Both newly trained and experienced psychiatrists are encouraged to apply. Salary offered will be competitive and commensurate with experience and training.

Ochsner Health System and Acadia Healthcare entered into a joint venture to develop a freestanding behavioral health hospital (inpatient psychiatric hospital) in Laplace, Louisiana (500 Rue de Sante), at the site of the former River Parishes Hospital. This hospital will provide 16 pediatric beds, 26 adult beds, 18 geriatric beds, and 22 dual-diagnosis beds, and is expected to grow to an average daily census of more than 60 patients.

Opportunities exist for Psychiatrists specializing in the following:

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
General Psychiatry
Dual Diagnosis/Addiction Psychiatry
Geriatric Psychiatry

Ochsner Health System is Louisianas largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with coordinated clinical and hospital patient care provided across the region at our 29 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers. Ochsner employs more than 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and is a national leader in medical research, conducting more than 600 clinical research studies every year. We are the only Louisiana hospital 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 80 countries worldwide each year. For more information, please visit our website at www.ochsner.org.

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.

Please email CV to profrecruiting@ochsner.org or call 800-488-2240.
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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.