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Sutton Children's Medical Center
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Service

OPPORTUNITIES FOR J-1 PHYSICIANS AVAILABLE!!!

The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Service at Sutton Children's Medical Center
in Shreveport, Louisiana is seeking full time and part time associates to
join its pediatric emergency medicine group, Children's Acute Care. 

SCMC is a beautiful, newly developed, 114-bed regional children's hospital
located within CHRISTUS Schumpert Hospital serving Shreveport, Bossier City,
northwestern Louisiana, and northeastern Texas. The Center includes a 40-bed
level III NICU, a 50-bed Pediatric Unit, and a 16-bed Pediatric Intensive
Care Unit. Pediatric medical staff support is provided by a full complement
of pediatric subspecialties that includes pediatric surgery, pediatric
gastroenterology, and pediatric orthopedics. 

The Pediatric Emergency Department (PED) is one of the busiest in the
region. It sees approximately 19,000 visits per year, and its volume
continues to expand annually. The 9-bed PED boasts
state-of-the-art equipment, with a 16-slice CT scanner located in the
department. 

This opportunity places strong emphasis on clinical service and program
development. Responsibilities include clinical coverage of the PED and
participation in its growth and performance improvement activities. The
opportunity offers flexible scheduling, a compensation package which
includes a competitive salary with bonus opportunities, a benefits menu,
malpractice insurance, and relocation assistance. Candidates must be board
certified in pediatrics and either BC/BP in pediatric emergency medicine; or
possess extensive recent experience in pediatric emergency medicine. 

Shreveport is located in the northwest region of Louisiana and is closely
bordered to the west by Texas and to the north by Arkansas. Shreveport
offers a wide variety of activities such as professional sporting events,
museums, art galleries, and performing arts. The area is also highly
regarded by the outdoor enthusiast for its vast array of outdoor activities
which includes boating, fishing, hunting, golf, and enjoying one of the many
parks in the area. 

We do accept J-1 Waiver candidates for this position.

Further information and inquiries regarding this opportunity can be directed
to: 

Keisha Taylor
Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Children's Acute Care
1333 N. Buffalo Dr. Suite 290
Las Vegas, NV 89128
Phone: (800) 923-2393
Fax: (702) 395-3502
e-mail: [log in to unmask]
www.childrensacutecare.com

For more information, send mail to [log in to unmask] with the message: info PED-EM-L
The URL for the PED-EM-L Web Page is:
                 http://listserv.brown.edu/ped-em-l.html