Mar 23, 2021

Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport & LSU Health Sciences Center – Shreveport Orthopedic Fellowship - Trained Hand Surgeon; Full Time

  • Ochsner Health
  • Shreveport, LA, USA
Orthopaedic Hand /Upper Extremity Surgeon

Job Description

Fast growing orthopedics department in academic and community setting.  Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport and LSU Health Sciences Center – Shreveport seek a Fellowship-Trained Hand Surgeon to add to the team.  Must be eligible for active Louisiana licensure and BC/BE.  This position would be for an Assistant or Associate Position.

Highlights of the Position:

  • Our health sciences center is home to the School of Medicine, School of Graduate Studies and School of Allied Health Professions and a robust research enterprise.  More than 800 students are enrolled in the degree programs at any one time.  Additionally, nearly 600 residents and fellows are trained each year.
  • 13 Faculty Members (Spine, Trauma, Sports Medicine, Hand, General), 15 Residents, 10 APPs
  • Programs include working with Shriners Hospital for Children & Overton Brooks Veteran Administration Medical Center
  • High existing volumes
  • Collegial and multidisciplinary team of physicians and nurses to collaborate on a customized plan of care for each patient.

This position:

  • Combines teaching and patient care
  • Emphasizes teaching and provides vitally important leadership and guidance to medical students and residents

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Salary commensurate with experience and training
  • Relocation
  • Generous Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Optional Retirement Plans
  • Vacation / Scheduled Time Off

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 876,000 people from across the globe in 2019, 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 26,000 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 www.ochsner.org. To transform your health, please visit www.ochsner.org/healthyyou.

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 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.

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