Neonatologist Ochsner Baptist
New Orleans, LA
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We've made a lot of progress since opening the doors in 1942, but one thing has never changed - our commitment to serve, heal, lead, educate, and innovate. We believe that every award earned, every record broken and every patient helped is because of the dedicated employees who fill our hallways.


At Ochsner, whether you work with patients every day or support those who do, you are making a difference and that matters. Come make a difference at Ochsner Health System and discover your future today!



Ochsner Health System in New Orleans is seeking two physicians BC/BE in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine to join our expanding section of seven board certified neonatologists. Recent graduates and experienced neonatologists with training or experience in level IV NICU are invited to consider joining our division working alongside a team of experienced neonatal nurse practitioners. We are the only hospital in Louisiana to provide both Level IV neonatal and obstetric care at the same facility, Ochsner Baptist Hospital.


Our state of the art 54 bed level IV NICU was constructed in 2015 and has private rooms for singleton patients as well as multiples. It is a hub for system of 5 Ochsner NICU's in the New Orleans area. Annual deliveries are growing toward 4,000 and high risk maternal patients are cared for by our large network of maternal-fetal medicine physicians. Our section of fetal echo is located at Ochsner Baptist Hospital and coordinates care of babies of complex congenital heart diseases. We serve the entire Gulf South region with an established ground and air neonatal transport system. All modes of respiratory support including HFJV and HFOV are available in addition to the use of inhaled nitric oxide. We are supported by one the longest standing ECMO programs in the country. Total body cooling is available for qualified infants. Our team participates in the Vermont Oxford Network, has continuous performance improvement initiatives underway and is ranked by the US News and World Report. A full spectrum of pediatric medical and surgical subspecialty support is always available. We offer a competitive compensation package which is commensurate with experience.


Ochsner Hospital for Children has been ranked among the top 50 children's hospitals in the country for pediatric gastroenterology, gastrointestinal surgery, pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery by the U.S. News and World Report . It is the only children's hospital in Louisiana or Mississippi ever recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a specialty top 50. Please visit www.ochsner.org for more information.


New Orleans is one of the most exciting and vibrant cities in America. Amenities include multiple universities, academic centers, professional sports teams, world-class dining, cultural interests, renowned live entertainment, music and the largest historic district in the U.S.


Are you ready to make a difference at Ochsner and live our values of Patient's First, Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, & Teamwork?


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