Rapides Medical Center is seeking a dedicated and skilled emergency medicine physician to join our esteemed team in providing exceptional healthcare services to the community of Alexandria, Louisiana. As an integral member of our emergency department, you will play a vital role in diagnosing, treating, and managing a wide range of urgent and emergent medical conditions.
Why Join Our Team:
- Rapides Medical Center is a state-of-the-art facility equipped with advanced technologies and resources to deliver exceptional patient care
- You will work alongside a team of highly skilled and experienced physicians, nurses, and support staff dedicated to providing the highest quality emergency medical care
- Competitive salary and benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, retirement plans, and professional liability insurance coverage
- Opportunities for professional growth and advancement within the organization
- Alexandria, Louisiana, offers a vibrant community with a rich cultural heritage, affordable cost of living, and a variety of recreational activities including boating, fishing, and exploring nearby national parks
- 1099 status
- Relocation and sign on bonus
- Accepting J1 candidates
- Competitive hourly rate + quality bonus
- Residency stipend available
- Mentorship and leadership training
- Paid professional liability insurance and tail
- Loan repayment
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!