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Physician - Emergency Medicine Job in Walker, LA

Emergency Medicine Physician just outside of Baton Rouge, LA

Emergency Care Partners Walker, LA 70785
  • Accepts J1 Visas: No
  • Accepts H1B Visas: No
  • Loan Assistance:No
  • Independent Contractor
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Remote Opportunity:No
  • 12/12/2019
  • 743739

OPPORTUNITY:

We are seeking Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physicians for our freestanding ER site in Livingston Parrish in Walker, LA. Great opportunity to build a core team of four physicians with the support of allied providers onsite. 

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT:

The 19-bed free-standing Emergency Department is 140,000 sq. ft and includes specialized treatment areas for critical care, mental health and fast track non-critical care designed to improve the care process and reduce waiting times. There are two mental health and three fast track bays for treating both high and low acuity patients. Our Lady of the Lake Livingston campus has 24/7/365 coverage of board-certified emergency medicine physicians. 

Emergency Department Statistics:

  • Approximately 30,000 visits annually
  • 19-beds with dedicated fast track and specialty treatment area for mental health
  • Physician coverage = 24 hours per day average
  • APP coverage = 36 hours per day average
  • Epic EMR
  • Extremely well staffed with experienced RNs, 24/7 phlebotomist and respiratory therapist

OUR COMMUNITY:

The City of Walker offers the convenience of a metropolitan area with all the charm of small city living.  This growing community topped the list this year among Louisiana cities with the highest annual household income above the national average and with education a top priority, the Livingston Independent School District has been highly ranked in the state for five consecutive years. Walker continues to be one of the fastest-growing neighboring suburban cities near Baton Rouge in Louisiana offering an affordable, comfortable and secure lifestyle. It is truly a great place to work, raise your family and call home. 

Distance to Major Cities (in miles)

  • Baton Rouge: 20
  • New Orleans: 73
  • Houston: 297
  • Dallas: 456
  • Atlanta: 500

You may obtain more information about this position or express an interest in this job, please email your CV to our Physician and APP Recruiter. 

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