Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport and Louisiana State University Health Science Center- Shreveport seek applicants for a BC Family Medicine physician with a CAQ in Primary Care Sports Medicine to assist the department chair (Peter Seidenberg, MD, MA, FAAFP, FACSM, RMSK) in creating a primary care sports medicine division. The Sports Medicine physician will treat patients with acute and chronic musculoskeletal issues, medical problems in active individuals, concussions, exercise and lifestyle medicine, and utilize musculoskeletal ultrasound. They will partner with local universities, high schools, as well as professional/community athletic organizations in developing programs and providing comprehensive sports medicine care.
Responsibilities: •Outpatient sports medicine clinic •Outpatient family medicine clinic •Optional to serve as attending on the family medicine inpatient service •Assist with outreach efforts of the Sports Medicine Program to grow coverage of local universities, colleges, high schools, and other sports organizations. This will include sideline and training room coverage. •Serve as faculty for the primary care sports medicine fellowship, family medicine residencies, and School of Medicine
Highlights of the Position: •Our health sciences center is home to the School of Medicine, School of Graduate Studies and School of Allied Health Professions and a robust research enterprise. More than 800 students are enrolled in the degree programs at any one time. Additionally, nearly 600 residents and fellows are trained each year. •Collegial and multidisciplinary team of physicians and nurses to collaborate on a customized plan of care for each patient. •Physician leadership and input at all levels of administration. •EPIC medical record platform utilized
Compensation and Benefits: •Salary commensurate with experience and training •Generous Health, Dental and Vision Insurance •Life Insurance •Long-Term Disability Insurance •Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance •Flexible Spending Account •Optional Retirement Plans
Internal Number: 2020-01
About Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport
Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport is a partnership between Ochsner Health and LSU Health Sciences Center - Shreveport. The HSC is home to the School of Medicine, School of Graduate Studies and School of Allied Health Professions and a robust research enterprise. More than 800 students are enrolled in the degree programs at any one time. Additionally, nearly 600 residents and fellows are trained each year. We are expanding programs and services.