TeamHealth is seeking an experienced emergency physician assistant or nurse practitioner to join our growing team providing care full-time in the emergency department (ED) at Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria, Louisiana. Enjoy flexible scheduling with shift times of 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., 12 p.m. to 12 a.m., and 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Ideal candidates will have experience in emergency medicine or urgent care. Candidates must be comfortable with procedures.
For more than 40 years, TeamHealth's history and national footprint allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our clinicians feel confident in their work. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency clinicians who provide the best for their patients.
You're joining a community of thousands of emergency medicine professionals who share and shape best practices. You’ll be able to learn and grow alongside the best in emergency medicine, with mentors, education and avenues for professional development that feed into your career path at TeamHealth.
TeamHealth supports our clinician teams so that you can do what you do best: provide unmatched patient care. We are clinician-driven, patient-focused and provide ample opportunities for growth as you develop your clinical career with TeamHealth. We are proud to be one of the largest integrated healthcare providers in the country.
- Comprehensive benefits package including paid malpractice, paid time off, 401(k) and more
- Stability of a respected industry leader
- Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth’s national Patient Safety Organization
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
- Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
Rapides Regional Medical Center (RRMC) has been part of central Louisiana for more than 100 years. The medical center is a 328-bed, innovative medical facility and Level II trauma center 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 hospital also has multiple accreditations and certifications and is well-awarded for clinical excellence. In spring of 2018, RRMC was awarded an "A" Hospital Safety Grade by the Leapfrog group.
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!