Ochsner Health System in New Orleans is recruiting a BC/BE PEDIATRIC PULMONOLOGIST to join our team. This position includes clinical care and teaching relating to asthma, congenital lung anomalies, and cystic fibrosis, as well as working with our five pediatric intensivists. In addition to patient care, the physician will be responsible for the education of Tulane-Ochsner pediatric residents and medical students, and our own University of Queensland medical students. Recent graduates and experienced physicians are welcomed to apply. Salary will commensurate with training and experience.
The Department of Pediatrics and our pediatric subspecialists (collectively, Ochsner for Children™) represent over 120 physicians. Our pediatric subspecialties include: Allergy, Cardiology Critical Care Medicine, Cardiac and Congenital Heart Surgery, Dermatology, ENT, Endocrinology, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hematology/Oncology, Hospital Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Medical Genetics, Neonatology, Nephrology/Hypertension, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology/Optometry, Orthopedics, Physiatrist/Sports Medicine, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, General Surgery, Transplant, and Urology. We also have a Pediatric Anesthesiology Team, Pediatric CV Surgery Anesthesia Team and Pediatric Radiology. We support a pediatric heart failure program, including left ventricular assist devices and transplantation and also have a pediatric transcatheter valve program. We utilize a 33 bed pediatric unit, 14 bed PICU and a 12 bed CVICU with in-house intensivists as well as a dedicated, full-time, region-wide pediatric transport team.
Ochsner is the region’s leading integrated provider of multi-specialty care for infants, children and adolescents. Our physicians practice in multiple sites across Louisiana, including a large, state-of-the-art dedicated pediatric ambulatory facility on our main campus. We have an outstanding primary care pediatric network across the region with over 40 general pediatricians, in addition to a large outside referral base. Ochsner pediatric physicians care for over 80,000 unique pediatric patients annually, and Ochsner hospitals have more than 4,000 deliveries per year.
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 29 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers and urgent care centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across four specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs more than 18,000 employees and over 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties, and conducts more than 600 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.
New Orleans is one of the most exciting and vibrant cities in America. Amenities include multiple universities, academic centers, professional sports teams, world-class dining, cultural interests, renowned live entertainment and music.
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 System is Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with more than 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducting over 600 clinical research studies. Coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided at our 29 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers. Ochsner is the... only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across four specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide each year. For more information, please visit our website at www.ochsner.org.