Pediatric ER Physician needed in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital
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Facility: Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital 
Address: 5000 Hennessy Boulevard 
Baton Rouge, LA 70808 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Emergency Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital

Since opening its doors in 1945, Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital is Louisiana’s fastest growing children’s hospital treating approximately 100,000 patients annually from across Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. The hospital is the only healthcare provider in the Baton Rouge area that provides a full range of pediatric services ranging from a 24/7 pediatric emergency room to a team of more than 60 pediatric specialists.

OLOL Children's Hospital is currently a 100 bed "hospital within a hospital” with plans to open a free standing children's hospital in 2019,giving our physicians a chance be part of its development from the ground up!

 

 

Opportunity Details

Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital operates the only 24/7 pediatric emergency room in the region and is looking for additional PEM trained physicians to join their team in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Candidates must be Board eligible or Board certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

This position is supported by 4 fellowship trained PEM physicians, several experienced BC pediatricians, Emergency Medicine physicians, and 4 advanced practice professionals. It also entails supervision of pediatric and emergency medicine residents, and medical students in our newly renovated 20 bed pediatric emergency room.

OLOL Children's Hospital is currently a 97 bed "hospital within a hospital”; however, there are definitive plans to open a free standing children's hospital in 2018, giving our physicians a chance be part of its development from the ground up!

Additional features of this opportunity include: 

  • 9 Hour Shifts

  • Double Coverage (except for early am)

  • Relocation Assistance

  • Competitive Salary, excellent benefits

  • 7 Board Certified Pediatric Hospitalists 

  • 4 Board certified Pediatric Intensivists delivering 24 hour on-site care

  • 14 bed PICU Department

  • Pediatric Residency Program

  • 60 specialists in 20 subspecialties available for consult

  • Tort Reform State

About Our Group

Founded in 1993, Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group has quickly grown to more than 350 providers with nearly 50 locations in Baton Rouge and surrounding parishes.  

Exceeding 450,000 patient visits annually, OLOLPG is continuously evaluating the needs of the community and expanding its physician and specialty base to meet the expectations of our growing population. 

 

About Baton Rouge

 

Baton Rouge, is Louisiana's capital city and was recently named the 4th Happiest City in America! It is known for its fabulous food, music, entertainment, outdoor life and southern charm. Home to Louisiana State University and Southern University, Baton Rouge offers great schools, restaurants, and shopping venues. The mild climate, lakes and coastal access provides for plenty of outdoor activities as well.

 

Contact Information
Contact: Lakeisha Bryer 
Phone: 225-765-1565
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