Emergency Medicine Physician

Byrd Regional Hospital

Leesville, LA

Job Description

  • 18K annual ED volume
  • 60 hospital beds
  • 10 ED beds
  • 24 hour physician coverage
  • 5.71 hour NP/PA coverage
  • Level III trauma center
  • EMR: Medhost

Additional Information

  • Board Certified in EM, IM, FP or recent EM experience with at least 2,500 hours in previous 5 years

Facility Information

Byrd Regional Hospital is a 60-bed, level III trauma center with emergency, diagnostics, cardiac care, inpatient and outpatient care, medical and surgical care, and women's services. Emergency services are supported by Acadian Ambulance, a 24-hour helicopter evacuation and transportation service. Byrd Regional Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and The Joint Commission Lab Accreditation.

Community Information

Leesville has a small-town personality, but offers conveniences of larger towns because of the presence of Fort Polk. Nearby are a national forest, freshwater lakes, and the Toledo Bend Reservoir. Cost of living in Leesville is 10% lower than the national average. The town offers lots of amenities and a great school system. Leesville is only 3.5 hours northeast of Houston and a little over 2 hours northwest of Lafayette.

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