Cardiovascular Surgeon Opportunity in Covington, LA

Ochsner Health Center - Covington
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Facility: Ochsner Health Center - Covington 
Address: 1000 Ochsner Blvd 
Covington, LA 70433 
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Specialty: Surgery : Cardiovascular Disease 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Cardiovascular Surgeon - Covington, Louisiana

The John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute at the Ochsner Medical Center is seeking a Cardiovascular Surgeon to join our expanding team in Covington, LA.

The John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute serves the Ochsner Health System and employs ten Board Certified Cardiovascular Surgeons and 51 Board Certified Cardiologists at six locations across Southeastern Louisiana. We offer a comprehensive full-service cardiovascular practice including state of the art cardiovascular surgical management.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary will commensurate with experience and training
  • CME reimbursement and paid time off
  • Sign on bonuses/ Relocation assistance
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance    
  • Retirement options (401k, 403b, and 457b) 

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Sorry, no J1 visa opportunities available.

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.

Ochsner Health Center - Covington

Ochsner Health Center - Covington has been providing comprehensive healthcare to the North Shore region since it opened its doors in October 2003. The multi-specialty facility spans 98,500 square feet and houses a laboratory and a 23-hour stay outpatient surgery center. It’s located in Covington at the corner of Interstate 12 and Highway 21.

With close proximity to North Shore residents, Ochsner Health Center - Covington offers patients the benefit of easy access to primary care providers and specialists in the same location. In addition, whether on the North Shore or any of the other Ochsner locations throughout Louisiana, Ochsner stays up-to-date with your medical information through our integrated electronic medical record system. Electronic medical records provide your physician access to your information from any location, eliminating the need to bring records from facility to facility and reducing the risk for lost paper records. North Shore providers work closely with physicians at other regional locations and Ochsner’s facilities in New Orleans to provide comprehensive patient care. Because Ochsner is the largest private health care system in the state, patients and physicians have access to a wider range of resources.

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The North Shore is located across Lake Pontchartrain from New Orleans. As a suburb of New Orleans, the North shore region offers a family-oriented community with the amenities of New Orleans just 30 minutes away.  The North shore is known for its many recreational programs for both adults and kids, its festivals, parks, and community events throughout the year.  Additionally, St. Tammany Parish is ranked #1 in the state for its outstanding, award winning school system.  Ochsner - North Shore offers an entire network of advanced healthcare services with over 160 physicians and 60 APPs who deliver care at our facilities located in Abita Springs, Covington, Mandeville, Slidell, Pearl River as well as Hancock County in SW Mississippi.  Along with our partners, St. Tammany Parish Hospital in Covington and Slidell Memorial Hospital in Slidell, we provide integrated care for the majority of St. Tammany Parish residents utilizing a shared EMR on the same EPIC platform.

 

About Ochsner Health System

Ochsner Health System is southeast Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare delivery system providing high-quality clinical and hospital patient care to Louisiana residents since 1942.

Ochsner Health System is Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner's 40 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and specialty hospitals, and more than 100 health centers and urgent care centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across three specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 70 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs nearly 25,000 employees and over 4,500 employed and affiliated physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties, and conducts more than 700 clinical research studies. Ochsner Health System is proud to be a tobacco-free environment. For more information, please visit ochsner.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a 
Best Hospital” across four specialty categories.

Ochsner serves patients from across Louisiana, every state in the nation, and more than 99 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner hospitals and physician offices are located throughout Southeast Louisiana including the Greater New Orleans area, Slidell, Covington, Raceland and Baton Rouge. We are perfectly positioned to provide value and efficiencies in the healthcare reform environment of accountable care, medical homes, budget cuts, declining reimbursement, and increased regulation.

For more information, please visit www.ochsner.org or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

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