Feb 08, 2022

General Orthopedic Surgeon, Lafayette, LA.

  • Ochsner Health
  • Lafayette, Louisiana
Orthopaedic Surgeon (General)

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 Lafayette General Medical Center's Lafayette General Orthopaedic Hospital has an excellent opportunity for a BC/BE General Orthopaedic Surgeon in South Louisiana. Lafayette General Medical Doctors (LGMD) is seeking a full-time, employed BC/BE Orthopaedic Surgeon. The successful candidate will be expected to practice in Lafayette, Louisiana. Qualifications: MD or DO Board Certified/Board Eligible in Orthopedic Surgery Licensed to practice medicine in Louisiana by date of hire Highlights include: wRVU Productivity Bonus included Comprehensive benefits package offered Some Call Required Ochsner Lafayette General is Acadiana’s largest non-profit regional health system committed to always delivering excellence. The system has over 4,500 employees, serving the south-central region of Louisiana by aligning with facilities across Acadiana.    With Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center as the flagship hospital, Ochsner Lafayette General also owns or manages Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopaedic Hospital, Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, Ochsner St. Martin Hospital, Ochsner University Hospital & Clinics, Ochsner Acadia General Hospital and Ochsner Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital.   Ochsner Lafayette General also has clinical affiliations with several other hospitals and professional medical centers across South Louisiana. Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center and Ochsner University Hospital & Clinics, Acadiana’s only two teaching hospitals, provide graduate medical education across many disciplines. Ochsner Lafayette General also owns LGMD Physician Group, a non-profit corporation that operates and manages several physician clinics, including Family Medicine and Internal Medicine, as well as many specialists and surgeons. Ochsner Lafayette General helps patients participate in their own health care by offering My Health the online patient portal, allowing people to view lab results and medical information for each hospital in the Ochsner Lafayette General system.   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.   Lafayette is known for its Cajun Creole culture, cuisine, traditional music and world-class festivals.  Lafayette, central to the Gulf Coast's oil and gas industry, is a vibrant, growing town with tons to offer its residents.   Sorry, but we are unable to accept J1 visa candidates.   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! 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