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Job ID: 289792854  |  Last Updated: 11/8/2019

Pediatric Electrophysiologist

Employer
Ochsner Hospital for Children - New Orleans
Location
New Orleans, LA
Applicant Contact
Bob Wieland

Job Description

Ochsner Health System in New Orleans is searching for a Pediatric Electrophysiologist to join an active, full service congenital EP team. This opportunity is made available as a current member of the team advances to an executive level position.

The EP team is comprised of two experienced pediatric electrophysiologists working in concert with an adult EP team of 6 electrophysiologists. Approximately 220 invasive congenital EP case are done yearly in four state-of-the-art EP labs.

The congenital EP service is an integral part of our nationally ranked congenital cardiac team that includes 15 pediatric/congenital cardiologists, three congenital cardiac surgeons and is aligned with the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, providing comprehensive, integrated care from fetus to adulthood.

The successful candidate will be skilled in outpatient and inpatient congenital electrophysiology and in advanced catheter mapping and ablation techniques. Experience and interest with device implantation and management and a record of academic achievement would be highly regarded. Ample teaching opportunities are available with an on-site pediatric residency and three medical school affiliations. Board certified/eligible in Pediatric cardiology is required.

The Department of Pediatrics and our pediatric subspecialists (collectively, Ochsner Hospital for Children) represent over 140 providers and is growing rapidly. The group is the regions leading integrated provider of multispecialty care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. We offer a full range of pediatric care from primary to quaternary care, with services offered in all subspecialties including advanced gastroenterology/hepatology, orthopedic surgery, oncology and heart, liver and bone marrow transplant.

Ochsner Hospital for Children is the only childrens hospital ranked in US News and World report in Louisiana or Mississippi. Ochsner Hospital for Children for Children represents over 140 providers. Our pediatric subspecialties include: Allergy, Cardiology Critical Care Medicine, Cardiac and Congenital Heart Surgery, Dermatology, ENT, Endocrinology, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hematology/Oncology, Hospital Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Medical Genetics, Neonatology, Nephrology/Hypertension, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology/Optometry, Orthopedics, Palliative Care, Psychiatry/Sports Medicine, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, General Surgery, Transplant, and Urology. We also have a Pediatric Anesthesiology Team, Pediatric CV Surgery Anesthesia Team and Pediatric Radiology. We support a pediatric heart failure program, including left ventricular assist devices and transplantation and have a pediatric transcatheter valve program. We utilize a 44-bed pediatric unit, 14 bed PICU and a 12 bed CVICU with in-house intensivists as well as a dedicated, full-time, region-wide pediatric transport team.

Ochsner Health System is Louisianas largest non-profit, academic, healthcare system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner's 40 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and specialty hospitals, and more than 100 health centers and urgent care centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Hospital across three specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 70 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs nearly 25,000 employees and over 4,500 employed and affiliated physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts more than 700 clinical research studies. Ochsner Health System is proud to be a tobacco-free environment. For more information, please visit ochsner.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

New Orleans is one of the most exciting and vibrant cities in America. Amenities include multiple universities, academic centers, professional sports teams, world-class dining, cultural interests, renowned live entertainment and music.

Interested physicians should apply to: https://ochsner.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/OchsnerPhysician/job/New-Orleans---New-Orleans-Region---Louisiana/Pediatric-Electrophysiologist_REQ_00031198/apply

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Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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