TeamHealth has partnered with Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria, Louisiana, to provide top-notch critical care. We are looking for intensivists for this fully equipped 24-bed ICU at this Level 2 trauma center, academic hospital and referral center for the central Louisiana region. This position offers visa sponsorship, highly competitive pay, excellent benefits and a generous sign-on bonus! Send your CV today, this position will not last long!
Rapides Regional Medical Center is a Level II trauma center and teaching hospital with 325 beds and a wide array of services including general medicine, general surgery, cardiovascular surgery, bypass surgery, cardiac rehabilitation, neurology, neurosurgery, intensive care and telemetry, oncology services, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedic services, physical therapy, skilled nursing services, respiratory therapy, lithotripsy and various outpatient services. The medical staff includes physicians in more than 30 medical specialties and a family medicine residency program. TeamHealth staffs the ICU, the ED and the hospitalist programs at this facility.
- Critical care physicians work a 7-on, 7-off schedule including days and nights
- 6 critical care physicians working 3 per week
- Closed ICU with 24/7 intensivist coverage
- CC physicians see about 12-15 pts per day
- Comprehensive health and wellness benefits plan including a 401K option and sign on bonus
- Paid professional liability insurance, including "tail"
- Free CME opportunities through the TeamHealth Institute
- Signing bonus and relocation bonus
- Competitive pay
- Comprehensive benefit package
- Free CME via TeamHealth Institute
- Visa sponsorship
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!