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Physician in Alexandria, LA at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 12/22/2018

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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time Physician to join our established OB/Gyn Hospitalist team at Rapides Medical Center in Alexandria, Louisiana. Enjoy working with a friendly team of professionals. Put the passion back into your practice and your life by taking control of your time. Full-time entails providing 7 to 8, 24-hour shifts per month. The ideal candidate will be a Board Certified OB/Gyn physician who demonstrates clinical excellence, superior communication skills, and a focus on providing quality care and placing the patient above all other considerations. Other qualifications also include active and current skills in the full breadth of the OB/Gyn specialty and a current Louisiana license to practice. In addition to deliveries and emergent Gyn, clinicians will now have the opportunity to perform Gyn surgeries and care for unassigned Gyn patients, inpatient consults and ER coverage, in a relationship and call coverage arrangement with Tulane University Gyn residency. Clinicians may be asked to supervise or support Gyn residents. Other requirements include a willingness to drive patient safety and quality initiatives as required by the TeamHealth Patient Safety Organization, insurability for malpractice insurance, at least 3 years of active practice, and a successful track record. TeamHealth offers excellent remuneration plus paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage.

Position Highlights:
  • Wonderful work-life balance
  • Flexible schedule
  • No responsibilities while off
  • Malpractice with tail coverage provided
Award-winning care

This facility has been part of central Louisiana for more than 100 years. The medical center is a 328-bed, innovative medical facility with more than 200 physicians from 30 medical specialties. This facility boasts the area's only pediatric intensive care unit, the largest neonatal intensive care unit, cutting-edge cancer treatment and orthopedic services, and the area's most comprehensive cardiac program. The Joint Commission's Top Performer on Key Quality Measures tapped Rapides Regional Medical Center in 2014 because of its performance. The hospital also has multiple accreditations and certifications.

History and culture

Alexandria lies on the south bank of the Red River in almost the exact geographic center of the state. Summers are hot and humid, and winters are mild with occasional cold snaps. With plenty of lakes, parks, and golf courses, you'll have chances to enjoy the outdoors. Historical churches, plantations, and towns appeal to history buffs while quaint shops and main streets keeps the cultural side of you happy!


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