Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center at Shreveport
Number of Positions Offered: 1
F. Dean Griffen, MD, FACS
1501 Kings Highway
Shreveport, LA 71103
Administrative contact: Anna Beth Crowson, firstname.lastname@example.org, 318-675-6126
The year will include experience in outpatient clinics, comprehensive in-patient surgery and care, as well as intensive care. The TTP Associate will also have the opportunity to participate on hospital committees that deal in patient safety, quality care, and risk management. Assistance with contract negotiations will be provided by the TTP Chief and Senior Associates. The TTP Associate will teach both residents and students.
In addition to outpatient clinics, comprehensive in-patient surgery and care, intensive care, research participation will be available at the discretion of the Senior Associate but not required. Call on a rotating basis will be every third or fourth night. The TTP Associate will be mentored not only in surgical care but also in pursuit of a permanent practice position. It is expected that the TTP Associate will mature insights into the type of practice desired as well as gain a realistic view of things like geographical limitations and interests. Some are expected to embrace positions in areas of evolving subspecialty interests morphing into fellowships.
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