Further your career through our excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our Hospitalist team at Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria, Louisiana. The hospital has a closed ICU with 24/7 intensivist coverage and no procedures.
Enjoy flexible blocked scheduling in 12-hour shifts and a reasonable patient census. We are looking for 2022 residents as part of our strategic long-term recruitment plan for our Hospitalist program. Visa candidates are encouraged to apply!
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- Compensation of hourly rate plus quality and RVU bonus
- Employed model with health benefits, retirement, paid time off, etc.
- Malpractice with tail coverage
- Association with the leading physician practice in the country
- Customized Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) membership with access to CME, exclusive educational resources, professional development opportunities, live events and a dynamic online community of hospitalists who actively shape and improve the practice of hospital medicine
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness 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!