Job ID: 289790019  |  Last Updated: 11/8/2019

CardioVascular Surgeon Needed in West Monroe, LA

Steward Health Care Western Division
West Monroe, LA
Applicant Contact
Anne Long
AVP Physician Recruiter
(615) 467-1353
(615) 467-1293
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty:Surgery : Cardiovascular Disease
Surgery : TAVR

Candidate Type:MD, DO

Visas Accepted:No J1 or H1

Loan Repayment:Not Specified

Opportunity Description

Glenwood Regional Medical Center is seeking a BC/BE Cardiovascular Surgeon for our accredited chest pain center in West Monroe, Louisiana. Must be Fellowship Trained. GRMC is where the community goes for their most acute cardiology and peripheral vascular needs.

Earning potential well above MGMA 90%
Outpatient clinic attached to the dedicated ICU floor / telemetry floor
GRMC has both a hospitalist and intensivist team available
Procedures will be both open heart & vascular surgery
9 cardiologists in the area refer to our CVS
Midlevel Support
EMR - Cerner
Full Time - 1 day per week in Clinic; rest of time in CVICU
Average 25 patients per day in Clinic; 40 surgeries per month; 206 hearts previous year
Call 1:2

Accredited chest pain center offers the following under one roof, on one floor:

Non-Invasive Cardiology Lab
Cardiac Catherization
Cardiac Surgical Suite
Cardiovascular Telemetry Unit
Cardiovascular Surgeons Clinic
Dedicated Open Heart Room
Hybrid Vascular Suite
Dedicated Cardiac Anesthesiologist Team

Medical Center Overview

Glenwood Regional Medical Centers proud tradition of providing high-quality healthcare started more than fifty years ago. Over the years, the hospital has grown in size, adding new services and modern technology.

Glenwood is the only full-service hospital in West Monroe. Over the years Glenwood Regional Medical Center has been a leader in bringing the latest technological innovations to the residents of Ouachita Parish.

Glenwood has been nationally recognized for quality, especially in the area of cardiology. It also consistently scores high in patient satisfaction.

Hospital Highlights:

Heart and Vascular Institute Award-winning heart program including cardiac catheterization, cardiovascular surgery, 64-slice CT imaging, hybrid OR, cardiac rehabilitation, heart disease prevention
Cancer Center Offering IMRT/IMRS, a dedicated oncology nursing unit, stereotactic breast biopsy and brachytherapy services
Emergency Medicine Providing comprehensive emergency care, including a chest pain center for fast track treatment of heart attacks
Diagnostic Imaging Advanced diagnostic imaging technology, including 64-slice CT Scanner, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Digital Mammography and Ultrasound
Rehabilitation Services located in The Medical Mall Comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services with cardiac and pulmonary programs
Sleep Center Nationally-accredited sleep medicine program

Community Overview

Why West Monroe?


There are many locally-owned restaurants and food trucks offering seafood, steak, Italian cuisine, pizza, burgers, Indian food and more. Additionally, many of these restaurants offer live music and entertainment. A local favorite is the Warehouse No. 1 Restaurant, which overlooks the Ouachita River and features a beautiful outdoor seating area for delicious seafood, steaks and cocktails.

Arts & Culture

Northeast Louisiana has always held arts and culture in high esteem. There are many music venues, galleries, and museums scattered throughout the city. Events and festivals are always on the calendar as West Monroe continues to expand and grow.

Masur Museum of Art

Visit the largest visual arts museum in Northeast Louisiana: the Masur Museum of Art. The museum features a diversity of art from artists such as Alex Katz, Salvador Dali, and others. The Masur provides fun and education, as well as an inspirational experience the entire family can appreciate.

Chennault Aviation and Military Museum
Chennault Aviation and Military Museum offers an extensive overview of the aviation and military history of Northeastern Louisiana. Featuring fascinating exhibits on military activity from World War I through Afg

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