Physician - Pathology

Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Specialty Pathology
Profession Physician

Ochsner Health in New Orleans is seeking a Pathologist for our Baton Rouge Hospital Region as part of our Community Pathology Group.  Applicants should be board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and have experience in diagnostic surgical pathology as well as cytology. The available position is based in the community hospital group within Ochsner Health in the greater New Orleans, Louisiana region.  The position has a predominant emphasis in surgical pathology and cytology and would also include medical directorship responsibilities.

Currently, the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine consists of 30 pathologist and two PhD's.  The Community group is made up of 8 pathologists who currently staff 5 hospitals within the greater New Orleans Area.  The current advertised position will grow our community group pathologists.  Additionally, there are 12 pathologists who practice primarily anatomic pathology at the Ochsner Medical Center-New Orleans campus. Our entire pathologist group and provides expertise with subspecialty training and interest in dermatopathology, breast pathology, GYN pathology, pediatric pathology, soft tissue pathology, thoracic pathology, transplant pathology, GU and GI pathology as well as cytopathology.  There are additional clinical pathologists with expertise in blood bank/HLA, hematopathology, microbiology and clinical chemistry. The Ochsner health system currently processes approximately 75,000 surgical cases and 50,000 cytology cases annually.  There is a vast spectrum of cases, with a wide range of complexity.  The department supports a solid organ transplantation program and comprehensive oncology services, including a state-of-the-art breast cancer center and a bone marrow transplant program. As Ochsner Medical Center is an academic institution, the Department supports the academic initiatives of the organization, and serves as an affiliate training site for 2 local accredited pathology training programs as well as rotating medical students.

Our Baton Rouge region offers a family-oriented community with the amenities of New Orleans just 1 hour away.

Interested physicians should apply to:  https://ochsner.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/OchsnerPhysician/job/Baton-Rouge---Baton-Rouge-Region---Louisiana/Pathologist---Physician-Opportunity---Baton-Rouge--LA_REQ_00061255/apply

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Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.