Neonatology Physician in a Charming Louisiana City


locum tenens

A hospital in Louisiana is seeking a Neonatal / Neonatology Physician to provide quality patient care for a Locum Tenens assignment.

About the Job:

  • Coverage Needed: March ongoing
  • Schedule/Hours: 24 hour shift 8am to 8am (8:00 AM - 4:00 PM in-house, 4:00 PM to 8:00 AM on call)
  • (minimum of 5 shifts per month)
  • Medical Setting: Inpatient
  • Call Requirements: Yes, night call following shift
  • Volume: Average Daily census: 12-16 NICU
  • Patient Ages: Newborns
  • Procedures: Shared procedures with NNPs. NNP's place PICC lines.
  • Support Staff: NNPs, NICU respiratory therapist 24 hours/d. Speech/OT therapists
  • EMR/Charting: Premiehr EMR, note transferred to Meditec
  • Requirements: Must have LA license at time of presentation, Board Certified
  • Certifications Needed: ACLS; ATLS; BLS; DEA; NRP

About the Location:

  • Along the banks of the Red River, deep in the heart of Louisiana, Alexandria is eager to share its heritage with visitors.
  • The Alexandria Zoological Park, features the "Louisiana Habitat," showcasing the famous Louisiana marshes and swamps and their native residents, including alligators and cougars.
  • Explore the beaches and bayous of the Kisatchie National Forest, a popular hiking and camping destination, or stay in the city and catch the impressive annual Central Louisiana Mardi Gras parade.

We take care of your malpractice insurance, and pay on a WEEKLY basis.

Please reference job # JN -022021-23990

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Posted February 4, 2021