Job ID: 289351723
Last Updated: 7/2/2018
Pulmonary Critical Care Opportunity in Louisiana
Northern Louisiana Medical Center
LA, Ruston Northern Louisiana Medical Center
30 minutes from Monroe, 1 hour from Shreveport
Open to J1 & H1B Candidates
Seeking a Pulmonologist/Critical Care in Northern Louisiana College Town!
Northern Louisiana Medical Center, a 171 bed hospital, is assisting in recruitment of a BC/BE Pulmonary/Critical Care physician to provide coverage for referrals from 5 parishes! Join another pulmonary/critical care physician who is supportive of bringing on another physician.
Potential for growth and busy practice!
Partnership track to join a 50+ Physician Strong Medical Group
17 bed Open ICU
Sleep candidate preferred
Sleep Lab is located in the hospital
Physician would provide coverage at hospital and at a Long-Term Acute Care facility which is across the street from the hospital.
$12 Million hospital renovation budgeted over the next two years!
15 Primary Care physicians serve as a referral base
Ruston, LA is located in Northern Louisiana, right on I-20, just 30 minutes from Monroe and an hour to Shreveport and has a population well over 45,000 people in Lincoln Parish!
Home of Louisiana Tech University and Grambling State University
#1 rated golf course in Louisiana Squire Creek Country Club designed by Tom Fazio
Annual Peach Festival
Two airports within 1 Hour that connect to DFW, IAH and ATL international airports
Small town living that supports families, children, and their community.
Tons of city amenities!
Shreveport amenities (casinos, entertainment, concerts, and musicals) are 1 hour away
The hospital will assist financially in recruitment and will offer a competitive recruitment package which may include:
First year income guarantee to back up employment agreement from group
Sign on and/or commencement bonuses
Relocation, CME, licensure expenses
Possible stipend for the remainder of training
Medical education loan repayment assistance
Ready to learn more? Complete our video screening to introduce yourself to the hospital administration team and begin the application process.
Visit Northern Louisiana Medical Center: http://www.northernlouisianamedicalcenter.com/Northern-Louisiana-Medical-Center/home.aspx
Visit Ruston, LA: http://www.rustonlincoln.com/ & http://www.ruston.org/
Approximately 22,000 physicians employed and independent serve on the medical staffs of 127 CHS-affiliated hospitals in 20 states, opportunities abound for professional networking and support. The hospitals deliver a wide range of health services and function as vitally important members of their local communities. In 2015, 118 affiliated hospitals were named Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission. A diverse array of national quality recognitions and honors have been earned by affiliated hospitals including accredited chest pain centers, accredited stroke centers and Centers of Excellence for bariatric services. Affiliated hospitals have the flexibility to meet individual needs and offer competitive recruitment packages and start-up incentives, which may include transition financial assistance and relocation assistance, as well as paid malpractice insurance and CME allowances.
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