Physician: Fqhc In Western Louisiana Needs A General Ob/Gyn, Loan Repa

Comphealth Lake Charles , LA 70612

Posted 7 months ago

An OB/GYN opportunity is now available at a Federally Qualified Health Center in Louisiana. The schedule is a 40-hour workweek, Monday through Friday, with 1:4 shared call. You will work with a great group of other physicians. Eligible candidates are board certified or board eligible. This position will require a current LA state license, and CompHealth can help you with the processing and application. This hospital-employed opportunity has a competitive compensation package with bonuses. You will be offered loan repayment options, a stipend for medical insurance, a sign-on bonus, life insurance, one week CME time with a $2500 stipend, three weeks of vacation per year, two and a half weeks of sick time, a 401k retirement package with 100 percent allowable matching, and Federal Torte Malpractice Insurance. Come live and practice in this waterfront Louisiana city. It has mild winters, access to great outdoor activities, casinos, interesting historic areas, a low cost of living, a growing economy, and plenty of entertainment. CompHealth is the industry leader in both permanent and locum tenens healthcare staffing. With the largest nationwide client network, we have openings in all 50 states serving providers in more than 100 specialties. CompHealth will find the right OB GYN job in the right location for you. For inquiries about this opportunity, please contact Greg Giroux directly at or email your CV and references to .40-hour workweek, Monday-Friday1:4 shared call

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VIEW JOBS 10/18/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-16T00:00 Supplemental Information JOB NUMBER: OPH/AS/0622 This position is located within the Louisiana Department of Health l Office of Public Health l OPH Southwest Region 5 l Calcasieu Parish. Cost Center: 326-8050 Position Number: 168604 This vacancy is being announced as an Unclassified appointment. LA Medical License (MD) Required. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS MAY RESULT IN YOUR APPLICATION BEING REJECTED. RÉSUMÉS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF AN APPLICATION. No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy. To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process by selecting the 'Applications' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings. Application received - Your application has been submitted successfully. Evaluating experience - Your application is being reviewed to ensure you meet the minimum qualifications for the position. Minimum Qualification Review – See History – Click the History link for the results of your application review. Passing candidates will designate as "Pass". Failing candidates will designate as "Fail". Eligible for consideration - You are among a group of applicants who MAY be selected for the position. Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review - Only candidates meeting the supplemental qualification will be eligible for referral. Referred to hiring manager for review - Your application has been delivered to the hiring manager. You may or may not be called for an interview. Position filled - Someone has been selected for the position. Position canceled - The agency has decided not to fill the position. For further information about this vacancy contact: Angela Selders, HR Specialist Louisiana Department of Health Angela.Selders@la.gov Office: 225-342-6477 Fax Number: 225-342-6892 Or write to : LDH/HRTSD Attn: Angela Selders PO Box 4818 Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4818 This organization participates in E-verify, and for more information on E-verify, please contact DHS at 1-888-464-4218. Qualifications Supervisory experience and experience in Public Health. MD Licensure Required. Job Concepts Region 5 – Lake Charles Regional Medical Director / Regional Administrator Job Description Serve as the Regional Health Director providing guidance to the Assistant Secretary in directing the execution of public health programs and all matters impacting the administrative operations of the Office of Public Health within Region 5, which currently consists of one (1) Regional Office, (5) health units, one (1) Children's Special Health Services clinic. 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