At St. Tammany Health System, delivering world-class healthcare
close to home is our goal. That means we are committed to
attracting and retaining the very best professionals for every
position in our health system.
We believe the pristine beauty of St. Tammany Parish adds to our
attractive compensation package. The health system is nestled in
the heart of Covington on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain. It
is a peaceful, scenic, community-oriented area with an abundance of
amenities to suit every taste.
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS
7 days on (12 hr shifts) followed by 7 days off
Summary of the Job: The Hospitalist provides care for
hospitalized adult, general medical patients as the admitting or
Minimum Qualifications: MD or DO degree and Board Certification
in appropriate specialty along with background and experience in
the care of hospitalized patients. Must be licensed by the
Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners to practice medicine.
Member in good standing of the St. Tammany Parish Hospital Medical
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but
are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of
time. Lifting at least 20 pounds is required. Must be able to work
with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required:
Constant (67%-100%) - handling/feeling, talking, hearing,
Frequently (34%-66%)- reaching
Occasionally (1%-33%)- lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling,
climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), balancing, stooping,
Each St. Tammany Health System staff member is expected to
conduct himself or herself according to our mission, vision and
values. Please take time to review those expectations, which can be
found by clicking here, before applying for employment. If you feel
you are unable to demonstrate those characteristics, we
respectfully request that you do not proceed with the application
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
St. Tammany Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. St.
Tammany Health System is committed to equal employment opportunity
for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship,
sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability
status, genetic information or any other protected characteristic
under applicable law.