Dec 06, 2022

General Sports Medicine and General Orthopedic Surgeon-Kenner, Louisiana

  • Ochsner Health
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Orthopaedic Surgeon (General) Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon

Job Description

We've made a lot of progress since opening the doors in 1942, but one thing has never changed - our commitment to serve, heal, lead, educate, and innovate.  We believe that every award earned, every record broken and every patient helped is because of the dedicated employees who fill our hallways.  At Ochsner, whether you work with patients every day or support those who do, you are making a difference and that matters.  Come make a difference at Ochsner Health and discover your future today!  Ochsner Health System seeking a BC/BE Sports Medicine/General Orthopedic Surgeon to join its expanding practice. There is currently a full time Orthopedic APP at St. Charles and a group of 2 employed surgeons and 2 full time APPs at Kenner, this position would be the 3rd physician within the group. Candidates with experience or directly from training are welcome to apply. The salary offered will be competitive and commensurate with experience and training. This position will cover: • St. Charles Parish Hospital • Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner, a 110-bed acute care community hospital, services the residents of Kenner, Metairie and the River Parishes. More than 500 employees and 350 physicians are on staff to provide outstanding care to the patients. With renovated modern facilities and superior nursing and physician staff, all of the benefits of a large urban medical center are available in a community based hospital located just 10 miles from downtown New Orleans. St. Charles Parish Hospital is 59 bed acute care facility located in Luling, Louisiana (just 20 minutes from New Orleans). Since 1959, St. Charles Parish Hospital has been providing quality healthcare to the community with a wide range of specialties including Gastroenterology, Outpatient Endoscopy, Nephrology and Podiatry. Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. Ochsner Health is a not-for-profit committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventative screenings, health and wellness resources and partnerships with innovative organizations that share our vision. Ochsner Health healed more than 900,000 people from across the globe in 2020, providing the latest medical breakthroughs and therapies, including digital medicine for chronic conditions and telehealth specialty services. Ochsner Health is a national leader, named the top hospital in Louisiana and a top children’s hospital by U.S. News & World Report. As Louisiana’s leading healthcare educator, Ochsner Health and its partners educate thousands of healthcare professionals annually. Ochsner Health is innovating healthcare by investing in new technologies and research to make world-class care more accessible, affordable, convenient and effective. Ochsner's team of more than 32,000 employees and 4,500 providers are working to reinvent the future of health and wellness in the region. To learn more about Ochsner Health, please visit To transform your health, please visit Sorry, no opportunities for J1 applications. Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Are you ready to make a difference? Apply Today! Ochsner Health does not consider an individual an applicant until they have formally applied to the open position on this careers website. Individuals who reside in and will work from the state of Colorado are not eligible for remote work position.  Ochsner Health endeavors to make our site accessible to all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website, or if you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please contact our HR Employee Solution Center at 504-842-4748 (select option 1) or [email protected] This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications. ​EEO is the Law links in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Arabic. Affirmative Action Policy Statement

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