Top 50 Neuroscience Center seeks Advanced Practice Providers for Neurology program

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Dec 15, 2020
Mar 15, 2021
Full Time


Ochsner Health is currently seeking Advanced Practice Providers for our Neurology program. We have opportunities in Baton Rouge.

We are seeking to hire Advanced Practice Providers – NPs or PAs, with Neurology experience to add to our team.

Our advanced practice model:

  • As vital members of the team, the APP will work with the physician, fellows, residents, and existing APPs as an integral part of the care team.
  • This APP will work primarily in the clinic setting, seeing a variety of Neurology specialty patients. There will be direct oversight and training with attending physicians.

Key duties will include

  • Physical assessment
  • Development and implementation of diagnostic and therapeutic plans,
  • Interpretation of physical exam laboratory, imaging, and physiologic data
  • Clinical documentation.
  • Procedures (central lines, arterial lines, lumbar punctures, and airway management etc.) will also be performed by the APP.

We are currently hiring with the goal of adding APPs in our Neurology clinics with the ability to triage new patients into our Neurology specialty and accompanying subspecialties, as well as seeing follow-up patients in conjunction with supervising physicians. This role would follow a Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5 pm schedule.   

The Department of Neurology has a complement of over 40 Neurologists and 25 Advanced Practice Providers system-wide with subspecialty representation in stroke, neurocritical care, interventional neurology, neuromuscular disease, movement disorders, epilepsy, MS, headache, cognitive disorders, sleep, traumatic brain injury and sports medicine. We are a Top 50 Neuroscience Center in the latest US News and World Report rankings for 9 straight years.

Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. Ochsner Health is a not-for-profit committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventative screenings, health and wellness resources and partnerships with innovative organizations that share our vision. Ochsner Health healed more than 876,000 people from across the globe in 2019, providing the latest medical breakthroughs and therapies, including digital medicine for chronic conditions and telehealth specialty services. Ochsner Health is a national leader, named the top hospital in Louisiana and a top children’s hospital by U.S. News & World Report. As Louisiana’s leading healthcare educator, Ochsner Health and its partners educate thousands of healthcare professionals annually. Ochsner Health is innovating healthcare by investing in new technologies and research to make world-class care more accessible, affordable, convenient and effective. Ochsner's team of more than 26,000 employees and 4,500 providers are working to reinvent the future of health and wellness in the region. To learn more about Ochsner Health, please visit To transform your health, please visit

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