Hospitalist - Locum - Laplace, LA

ID: 70250 (23852391)
Location: New Orleans, LA - US
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: Broadbean Feed    Call: 9546071238
Updated: 05/22/2023

Position: Hospitalist Physician
Location: Laplace, LA

MPLT Healthcare is looking for physicians who Understand the Urgency, Never Give Up, and Have the Courage to Excel in the forever changing medical industry! We have numerous opportunities for an experienced hospitalist physician with highly competitive pay rates in Louisiana.

Position Details:

  • We typically have 3 physicians during the day. Physicians work from 6 am to 6 pm typically 7 days on followed by 7 days off. We typically switch on Tuesdays.
  • No procedures required. The physicians take call every 3 day. The on-call physician assigns patients to themselves and other physicians in a round robin fashion.
  • We have an open ICU. We have support from pulmonary/critical care, cardiology, gastroenterology, nephrology, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, urology, OB/Gyn, hematology/oncology, anesthesia, and ID services.
  • We typically have a daytime APP that helps with low acuity mostly observation patients.
  • Our physicians are typically start with about 15 patients and can expect to admit about 3 or 4 admissions and consults.
  • Overnight we have an APP that provides nighttime coverage.
  • Our hospital medicine physicians are not part of Code Blue or Rapid Response teams however are expected to go and see their patient if they suffer an acute change in their clinical condition.
  • Our preference is for board certified internists but would also consider boast certified family medicine physicians as well.
  • It typically takes about 3 months for credentialing and obtain clinical privileges which requires committee approval. Physicians will also need to be credentialed with payers.
  • We use EPIC as our EMR.

The benefits of working with MPLT Healthcare include:

  • Flexibility – work when, where and how often you’d like to work
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Pre-paid travel and housing expenses
  • Competitive compensation paid on a weekly basis
  • One-on-one attention and 24-hour access to your personal MPLT Healthcare consultant
  • Dedicated medical staff services that assist with credentialing and facility paperwork

About MPLT Healthcare

MPLT Healthcare specializes in placing well-qualified physicians and advanced practice clinicians in locum, locum-to-perm and direct hire staff and leadership positions while making this process as seamless as possible for our clinicians and client facilities.

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