Live within short driving distance of New Orleans, Louisiana, and work at a high-volume, high-acuity emergency medicine facility! TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for an emergency medicine physician to join our team at Rapides Regional Medical Center. This position is the perfect opportunity for a new graduate and also includes a student loan repayment option for emergency medicine residents. The facility features a 58-60K volume emergency department (ED). There is If you are interested in joining this great team, contact us today!
- Independent contractor status
- Highly competitive compensation
- Student loan repayment for emergency medicine residents
- Paid professional liability insurance
- TeamHealth offers vast resources
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!