Job ID: 290130841
Last Updated: 2/28/2023
Rheumatology Opportunity near Lafayette, Louisiana
Opelousas General Health System
Opelousas General Health System is seeking a BC/BE Rheumatologist in Opelousas, Louisiana.
Why Join Opelousas:
-Employed position with community health system
-Located near Lafayette, LA in Sportsman's Paradise (lots of hunting, fishing, football) in addition to arts, music, culture and amazing Cajun cuisine
-Located 2 hours from New Orleans; 3 hours from Houston
-Student loan repayment
-Resident Stipend Program
-Sign on Bonus & Relocation Assistance
-Adequate time off with family
-Our packages include base salary plus wRVU incentive bonus, sign on bonus, moving expenses, student loan repayment and much more.
Since 1957, Opelousas General Health System has been dedicated to the provision of quality health care through its strong commitment and high standards. Central to the success of OGHS's commitment for excellence is the presence of an outstanding and highly qualified staff of physicians, nurses, technologists and other personnel who provide professional treatment in a caring environment. Serving as the region's referral medical center, OGHS is the area's most comprehensive community health care facility offering a wide range of medical specialties and state-of-the-art technology available today.
Opelousas General Health System is a community non-profit health system governed by a local board of directors. OGHS is comprised of two hospital campuses and 15 plus WellSmart Health primary care and specialty clinics throughout St. Landry, Lafayette and Acadia parishes. Our primary service area covers 3-4 parishes with over 100,000 lives. We currently employ more than 60 providers including General Surgery, Anesthesiology, Neurology, Nephrology, Family Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, Orthopedics, and Pain Management. We have the latest in Robotic Technology including DaVinci, MAKO and Excelsius GPS.
Serving as the region's referral medical center, OGHS is a 197-bed, three campus, full service medical center and the area's most comprehensive community health care facility offering a wide range of medical specialists and sub-specialties. We are located near Lafayette just a short one hour drive to Baton Rouge, LA and a two hour drive to New Orleans, LA. We are Acadiana's first designated "Baby Friendly" facility since 2015.
OGHS is a 197-bed full service medical center as complete and as inclusive as any referral hospital in the state. The Main Campus, South Campus, and Sunset Campus facilities are located in St. Landry Parish which boasts a population of over 92,000. OGHS is the second largest employer in Opelousas with over 1,000 employees.
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