South LA Medical Assoc.   Houma, LA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on June 30, 2020

South Louisiana Medical

Associates “SLMA” is a

professional medical

corporation located in Houma, Louisiana. SLMA was formed in 1978 to serve as an educational affiliate of the Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation and has a contract with the Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center ("CMC" or the "Hospital") to provide both

medical staffing and graduate medical educational services. CMC is a Joint Commission

accredited hospital owned by the State of Louisiana and operated by Southern Regional Medical Corporation. The Hospital is staffed by SLMA physicians.


SLMA seeks to employ a


to work at CMC.

The Physician-Cardiologist provides primary care and

comprehensive health care to

patients; delivers range of acute, chronic, and preventive medical care services while providing

patients with patient-centered medical services; works with

other physicians as a consultant and advises about specific

diagnosis and treatment plans

related to cardiology; assumes management of patient's

cardiatric care; manages cardiac testing procedures/studies

including echo cardiograms, EKG's nuclear stress testing,

exercise stress testing, Holter monitor, and loop recorders; provides the associated follow up and treatment regarding

testing outcomes; interpret

cardiac testing results; reads and analyzes sophisticated heart tests; teaches residents,

medical students, and

emergency medical technicians in cardiology specialty; plans and coordinates all aspects of

inpatient and outpatient

cardiology care; supervises a staff of physicians and other medical professionals who will provide health care services to patients in cardiology; develops,

coordinates, and implements a cardiology educational

curriculum; monitors the

cardiology services to patients in cardiology; develops corrective actions when necessary;

develops and maintains

proficiency in the technical,

medical, and educational

components of cardiology as defined by standards generally accepted in the medical

community; provides status

reports on the cardiology service to CMC management; educates/trains medical

residents in the field of cardiology; and develops accurate

documentation that complies with medical standards.


Candidates must have a doctor of medicine degree and

sub-specialty certification/

eligibility in cardiology, as well as the skill, precision, competence, and ability to teach in highly

active cardiology practice.

Licensure through the Louisiana board of medical examiners to practice medicine in Louisiana and complete residence in

cardiology is required. Some travel within Terrebonne Parish may be required.


Apply for this job by

submitting your resume and contact information to

South LA Medical Assoc.

165 Corporate Drive
Houma , LA