East Jefferson General Hospital Physician Orientation

Orientation for New Practitioners

East Jefferson General is pleased to provide a two-part orientation program for all new medical staff and advanced practice professional (APP) applicants.

Part 1 – Online New Practitioners Orientation

The online portion is designed with convenience in mind, and is your opportunity to complete requirements linked to the initial application process. Allied Health APPs are expected to abide by the same Bylaws, Rules & Regulations, Standards of Behavior, and Policies (when applicable) as their sponsoring physicians.

The links above will take you to the required elements. Upon completion of the content, please print and sign the Orientation Certification of Completion Form indicating the dates of completion for each element. Please return the form to Medical Staff Services Office with the supplemental application.

Please Note: Completion of the On-line New Practitioners orientation is part of the application process. Your application will not be considered complete until the signed form is returned to the Medical Staff Services Office.

Part 2 – Required On-site Orientation.

Applicants for medical staff privileges and inpatient APPs must attend the required formal orientation. Applicant is invited to attend orientation once the initial application is presented to the Credentials Committee and pending Governing Board approval.

Please Note: Clinical privileges are activated upon successful completion of the mandatory CPOE/EJGH computer training and orientation.

Physician Services will contact you to coordinate your orientation.

The program consists of the following activities:

  • Computer access with hands-on training
  • Picture taking for ID Badge
  • Meet key organizational leaders

Please Note: Your East Jefferson General Hospital identification badge will only be issued following completion of the both portions of the orientation.