Physician - Pulmonary Disease

Community Health Systems
Ruston, Louisiana
May 16, 2019
May 15, 2020
Pulmonary Disease
Full Time
Position Type

LA, Ruston – Northern Louisiana Medical Center

30 minutes from Monroe, 1 hour from Shreveport

Open to J1 & H1B Candidates


Seeking a Pulmonologist/Critical Care in Northern Louisiana College Town.

Northern Louisiana Medical Center, a 171 bed hospital, is assisting in recruitment of a BC/BE Pulmonary/Critical Care physician to provide coverage for referrals from 5 parishes! Join another pulmonary/critical care physician who is supportive of bringing on another physician.

•Potential for growth and busy practice.

•Partnership track to join a 50+ Physician Strong Medical Group

•17 bed Open ICU

•Sleep candidate preferred

•Sleep Lab is located in the hospital

•Physician would provide coverage at hospital and at a Long-Term Acute Care facility which is across the street from the hospital.

•$12 Million hospital renovation budgeted over the next two years.

•15 Primary Care physicians serve as a referral base


Ruston, LA is located in Northern Louisiana, right on I-20, just 30 minutes from Monroe and an hour to Shreveport and has a population well over 45,000 people in Lincoln Parish.

•Home of Louisiana Tech University and Grambling State University

•#1 rated golf course in Louisiana – Squire Creek Country Club designed by Tom Fazio

•Annual Peach Festival

•Two airports within 1 Hour that connect to DFW, IAH and ATL international airports

•Small town living that supports families, children, and their community.

•Tons of city amenities!

•Shreveport amenities (casinos, entertainment, concerts, and musicals) are 1 hour away


The hospital will assist financially in recruitment and will offer a competitive recruitment package which may include:

•First year income guarantee to back up employment agreement from group

•Sign on and/or commencement bonuses

•Relocation, CME, licensure expenses

•Possible stipend for the remainder of training

•Medical education loan repayment assistance


Ready to learn more? Complete our video screening to introduce yourself to the hospital administration team and begin the application process.


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