Sep 16, 2021
Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon
Rapides Regional Medical Center is seeking an orthopeadic trauma surgeon to join an established collegial employed orthopaedic practice located on campus. Candidate will see a very large volume of complex trauma operative cases at this Level II facility. Candidate will work in unity with the orthopaedic practice, trauma service and emergency department to assure quality and continuity of patient care.
Orthopaedic fellowship training required
Board eligible or certified
Experience in building a trauma center a plus
Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills
Lucrative salary with incentive bonus
Superior benefits; 401k, health, disability, life and other insurance types available. Stock purchase plan buy in available
Paid Professional Liability
Excellent CME and Dues Allowance
Sign on bonus
Relocation and possible student loan repayment
About Rapides Regional Medical Center:
- Rapides Regional Medical Center is an award-winning hospital in Alexandria, Louisiana that provides a wide array of care to 13 parishes across Central Louisiana.
- A 380-bed hospital, includes Rapides Women's and Children's Hospital, featuring obstetrical/gynecological, pediatric and pediatric intensive care services; Rapides Cancer Center, offering a range of services for cancer patients; Rapides Heart Center, featuring comprehensive cardiac care from prevention to treatment to surgery; and the area's largest emergency department, offering the community the only Level II Trauma Center.
- The medical staff includes doctors in 30+ medical specialties.
- With a continued emphasis on progressive care, Rapides Regional has grown to meet the continually changing needs of our patients and the rapidly advancing technology of modern healthcare.
Alexandria is located in the heart of Louisiana and is an attractive, family-oriented community. The area is also referred to as a 'Sportsman's Paradise' with lakes, golf courses, biking trails, hunting, fishing and water sports. This diverse, welcoming community features excellent schools, universities, neighborhoods, museums, cultural events & festivals, among many others. For travelers, AEX airport provides the option for international travel through connections in Houston and Dallas in less than an hour. Enjoy a low cost of living, short commutes, and a strong sense of community, making Alexandria home and the start of your successful, thriving healthcare career.