Immediate Family Practice physicians needed in Lousiana

Job Number:
Posted Date:
Family Medicine
1585 3Rd St.
Fort Polk, LA 71459
Locum Leaders
Pay Rate:
$83.00 - $95.00

Job Description & Requirements

Start Date:
Day 8
Job Type:
Locum Tenens

The Army is in need of 4 Family practice physicians to help serve the troops and their families at Fort Polk, Louisiana. The provider can be either board certified or eligible, but must have completed a full 3 year residency in family practice. The provider can work under any active and unrestricted state license, and will be required to have a current BLS and ACLS life support before they can start services. The physician must have at least 2 years of primary care experience in the last 4 years to qualify, and residency does count towards that time. The provider will be working in an out-patient setting treating all ages. The doctor will be managing a panel of both new and existing patients for all bread and butter procedures consistent with primary care settings. The provider will be working Monday thru Friday 7:30 am - 4:30 pm, and there is no call or overtime expected. The doctor should be comfortable with treating 22-24 patients per day, depending on if they are new patients or existing patients. The government does ask that anyone that considers this job would need to be comfortable working in a team environment, and have experience using EMR systems. The Army uses both CHCS and AHLTA systems. 

Job Benefits

Locum Leaders is proud to offer locum tenens professionals the industry’s most comprehensive benefits, including medical licensing assistance, professional liability insurance, plus housing and travel benefits. In addition, we offer a lucrative loyalty rewards program and 24/7 customer support.

About The Company

Locum Leaders, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation’s leader in temporary and part-time locum tenens jobs. We provide temporary and part-time locum tenens jobs nationwide for physicians of all specialties, as well as physician assistants (PAs), nurse practitioners (NPs) and certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs). As a company of AMN Healthcare, we’re able to offer more competitive opportunities and benefits for job seekers than any other locum tenens company. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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