TeamHealth has a Medical Director opportunity for an Orthopedic physician (MDs or DOs) to lead our latest Orthopedic program slated to begin summer 2019 at Ochsner Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Enjoy flexible scheduling with full-time entailing ten 24-hour shifts per month. We ask that you be board-certified, able to demonstrate clinical excellence with superior communication skills and committed to providing quality care that places the patient above all other considerations. Current skills in the orthopedic specialty are required in addition to at least 2 years active practice experience and current or in-process Louisiana license. Other requirements include a willingness to drive patient safety and quality initiatives as required by the TeamHealth Patient Safety Organization, insurability for malpractice insurance and a successful track record. TeamHealth is the industry leader in providing integrated hospital-based services offering the ability to grow professionally through CME and training created and provided by the TeamHealth Institute.
- Excellent work-life balance of ten 24-hour shifts per month
- Competitive pay
- Relocation not required
- Malpractice with tail coverage provided
- Stipend and quality bonus
- Advanced practice clinician coverage and sub-specialty backup
Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge
Ochsner Medical Center is a full-service acute care facility recognized as a "Best Hospital" by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1942, Ochsner Health System is one of the largest independent academic health systems in the United States and Louisiana’s largest not-for-profit health system.
On the Mississippi!
Baton Rouge is the capital of Louisiana and a microcosm of everything Louisiana offers. With diverse arts and culture, delicious cuisine, and dynamic music scene, here you can enjoy a taste of Cajun Country and the romance and charm of Plantation Country seamlessly merged together. Today, Baton Rouge is one of the fastest growing cities in the South and a bustling metropolis of cutting edge technology companies, high-powered law firms, and forward thinking city leaders.