Physician at an Occupational Medical Clinic (MD/DO)

West Jefferson Industrial Medicine - Gretna, LA


West Jefferson Industrial Medicine is currently seeking a full time or part time Occupational Medicine Physician (MD/DO) at our medical clinic in the greater New Orleans area for 20 to 40 hours per week – Monday – Friday 8am - 5pm.

West Jefferson Industrial Medicine in an established clinic and has been providing occupational medical care in the area in excess of 30 years. West Jefferson Industrial Medicine provides health care benefits, paid medical malpractice, paid time off, and competitive salaries.

SUMMARY: The Occupational Physician is a licensed practitioner who provides comprehensive medical care for occupational injuries and illnesses as well as performs preemployment physicals both company specific and/or for licensure requirements i.e. DOT, USCG, etc. The physician understands the work environment of the client’s employees in order to provide comprehensive medical care and assist the clients in maintaining a healthy workforce of employees.

Job duties:

Conducts physical examinations for client employees.

Diagnoses and treats occupational illnesses and injuries received by client employees.

Refers client employees to medical specialists as needed and provides follow up to these referrals.

Consults with treating physician regarding the medical status of injured or sick client employees.

Evaluates and coordinates work restrictions for client’s employees.

Required Qualifications:

Doctorate in Medicine (M.D. or D.O.)

Board certified without restriction. (occupational medicine specific board certification is not required)

Must have a current license in Louisiana.

Must have or obtain prescriptive authorization.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time