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OCHSNER HEALTH SYSTEM IN NEW ORLEANS has positions available for an experienced Pediatric Hospitalist to join an established group. This position offers a flexible work schedule with subspecialty support. No well baby, NICU, PICU, ED, or transport coverage required. The pediatric hospitalists play a vital role in the training of residents from the combined Tulane-Ochsner Residency Program, as well as educating medical students from Tulane and the Ochsner-University of Queensland partnership.

Ochsner Hospital for Children and its rapidly growing department of Pediatrics comprise over 140 physicians. The group is the regions leading integrated provider of multispecialty care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. We offer a full range of pediatric care from primary to quaternary care, with services offered in all subspecialties including advanced complex interventional cardiology and congenial heart surgery, gastroenterology/hepatology, orthopedic surgery, oncology and heart, liver and bone marrow well as: Allergy, Cardiology, Critical Care Medicine, Dermatology, ENT, Endocrinology, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hematology/Oncology, Hospital Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Medical Genetics, Neonatology, Nephrology/Hypertension, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Epileptology, Ophthalmology/Optometry, Orthopedics, Physiatry/Sports Medicine, Craniofacial and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, General Pediatric Surgery, Transplant, and Urology. Ochsner for Children also has a Pediatric Anesthesiology Team, Pediatric CV Surgery Anesthesia Team and Pediatric Radiology. We also collaborate with our nationally recognized adult partners to provide young adult transitional care in a variety of specialties.

Ochsner Hospital for Children operates a dedicated pediatric emergency department, a 36 bed pediatric unit, 14 bed level I PICU, 50 bed level IV regional referral NICU, and a 12 bed CVICU with in-house intensivists and full time pediatric hospitalist medicine service. Our team serves a broad geographic area encompassing the entire Gulf South region by leveraging a system of satellite clinics and extensive telemedicine capabilities, as well as a dedicated, full-time, pediatric transport team providing ground, rotary and fixed wing transports across the entire region.

The department of pediatrics is responsible for teaching pediatric residents from the Tulane-Ochsner Pediatric residency program, as well as medical students from 2 universities.

Ochsner Health System is Louisiana's largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with 30 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and 60+ health centers. Ochsner employs more than 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and performs over 600 clinical research studies. For more information, please visit

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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 30 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Hospital across four specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 99 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs more than 18,000 employees, over 1,200 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 900 clinical research studies. For more information, please visit us at and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.