Employment Opportunities

The staff of Southern Surgical Hospital are highly trained professionals that have chosen to focus their careers on the service-oriented environment of outpatient surgery.

Our staff is committed to creating an environment in which patients not only receive the best quality care, but also the highest level of service. The staff works to continuously improve quality and service by focusing on the processes that are important in meeting the needs of patients, their families, our physicians and their staff.

Our team of professionals provides the care we expect our own families to receive when they require outpatient surgery. If you are a patient focused, service-oriented healthcare professional and share the same beliefs as our team, please see below for a list of current job postings for our facility.

OR Nurse (Full Time & PRN) – Surgery  
Acts as the patient's advocate and works as a member of the surgical team is knowledgeable in the areas of aseptic technique, infection control, emergency procedures, and general operating room procedures. Functions as an RN to meet patient and family care needs.  Works under normal supervision providing nursing care to patients at an advanced level of practice.  Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program. Minimum of 2 years OR Nursing experience. Must possess a valid Louisiana RN license, current BLS and ACLS certification. PALS preferred.

Staff ICU RN (Full Time Nights)– Med Surg
Responsible for the care of patients, administers medication and treatments as ordered by the physician. Coordinates care with other disciplines such as physical therapy, respiratory therapy, lab and pharmacy. Responsible to participate in a professional manner in all aspects of patient care. Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program. (Associates or Bachelors). Minimum of 2 year Med/Surg Nursing experience and 1 year ICU experience. Must possess a valid Louisiana RN license and a current CPR and ACLS certification. PALS preferred.

Credentialing Specialist– Administration 
Under the direct supervision of the CEO/Administrator, this position provides administrative and secretarial support for the CEO/Administrator and will serve as coordinator for all medical staff credentialing. College degree preferred. General executive assistant to upper level management background, three years medical services and credentialing experience required. Certification as a Medical Staff Coordinator through NAMSS, CPMSM, CPCS, and certified Notary Public is preferred.

Radiology/OR Technologist (Full Time) - Radiology Dept.
Performs OR/Pain C-Arm procedures. Works under minimal supervision performing all radiology procedures. Produces quality images in three imaging modalities in x-ray. Performs radiology procedures and related functions producing images for interpretation by licensed practitioners. 3 years C-Arm experience required. Must possess a valid Louisiana radiology license, ARRT and current CPR.

Pain Management Nurse – Pain Management (PRN)
Performs and/or coordinates the pre-op assessment & education, provides moderate sedation under the direction of procedural physician, and evaluates & monitors patient post-procedure.  Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program. (Associates or Bachelors). Minimum of 3 years nursing experience.  Must possess a valid Louisiana RN license and a current CPR certification.  ACLS required.

Housekeeper (Part Time) – Housekeeping
Performs a variety of general cleaning tasks of patient rooms, nursing units, offices, clinical areas, waiting areas, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors & other assigned areas of the facility in a neat & sanitary manner. Work also includes distributing clean linens to user departments and maintaining stock levels on nursing floors. 1-2 years experience in hospital/medical clinic cleaning.


Applications and/or updated resumes should be submitted to Human Resources:
Southern Surgical Hospital: Kandyce Shaw (kshaw@uspi.com)