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Academic Primary Care Physician

AMN Healthcare
Closing date
May 25, 2025

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Family Medicine
Full Time
Position Type
Job Description & Requirements
Academic Primary Care Physician
StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $215000.00 - $265000.00

Transform healthcare delivery in a vibrant Southern city. Louisiana State University Health Shreveport School of Medicine, in partnership with Ochsner-LSU Health, seeks a primary care physician for a 100% outpatient position. With an exclusive focus on outpatient services and minimal call duties, the incoming physician will enjoy a balance of professional challenge and personal well-being. Our mission-driven team thrives in a vibrant community, offering tailored opportunities in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, and Med Peds.

Opportunity Highlights

  • Enjoy big city amenities with the charm of a close-knit community where traffic is light and everything is within reach
  • Join a mission-driven team dedicated to significantly improving health outcomes in Shreveport
  • Engage in a 100% outpatient role with minimal call duties and a robust referral system, ensuring focus and balance
  • Be part of LSU Health Shreveport's rapid growth, increasing physician presence, and enhancing patient care across multiple clinics
  • Opportunities available in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, and Med Peds tailored to your expertise
  • With call responsibilities limited to a few phone calls per year, dedicate more time to patient care and less to after-hours support

Community Information
Known as Sportsman's Paradise, Shreveport, LA, is a thriving sports town with inviting gardens, wildlife refuges, lakes, and more. The Byway is a popular 136-mile scenic route that passes through four parishes and more than ten towns, showcasing the area's preserved history, recreational parks, one-of-a-kind experiences, back-road eats, and more.

  • Shreveport, LA, is a Best Place to Live and Retire in the nation (US News)
  • Named a City with the Lowest Cost of Living in America and a Best City to Retire in America (Niche)
  • Lively music scene with regular festivals and events, including the Shreveport Blues Festival
  • Delicious southern cuisine and iconic dishes like gumbo, jambalaya, and po'boys
  • Historical landmarks and museums include the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum and the Shreveport Water Works Museum
  • Plenty of outdoor recreation opportunities: fishing and boating on the Red River, hiking at the Red River National Wildlife Refuge, and camping at nearby state parks.
  • Affordable cost of living, with a lower median home price than the national average
  • A strong sense of community and Southern hospitality
  • Easy access to nearby cities like Dallas and New Orleans for weekend trips or day excursions
  • Several casinos, including the Eldorado Resort Casino and the Horseshoe Bossier City
  • A diverse and vibrant arts scene with regular performances at venues like the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra and the Strand Theatre

Preferred Qualifications
able to sponsor J1 and H1B

Facility Location
Overlooking the Red River, Shreveport is a big city situated in northern Louisiana that is defined by lush pine forests and picturesque waterways. From its grandiose collection of casinos and nightclubs to its local galleries and art shows, there is definitely something for everyone in Shreveport. Known as a popular spot to film television shows and movies, Shreveport is undoubtedly a star city of the South.

Job Benefits

About the Company
At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

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