Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Recruiter: Please contact Heather Peffley at [email protected] for additional information
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is offering an exciting opportunity for an academic gastroenterology IBD specialist at our Hershey, PA campus. Join our expanding team of professionals. We have a nationally-recognized, dedicated Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center where GI and Colorectal Surgery see patients together. This position offers funding for an Endowed Professorship to support research efforts in Gastroenterology.
What we're offering:
Endowed Professorship for research initiatives
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Sign-On, CME, & Relocation Assistance
Ability to reach and oversee medical residents, students, fellows and other trainees
Excellent location to balance your family life & professional interests
Leadership opportunity with a valued voice
Robust internal referral network
What we're seeking:
MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
BC/BE in internal medicine
Completion of accredited Gastroenterology Fellowship program
Ability to acquire a license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania
Must be able to obtain valid federal and state narcotics certificates
About Penn State Health:
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 16,800 people system-wide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children's Hospital, and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center in Camp Hill, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa.; Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center in Enola, Pa., and more than 3,000 physicians and direct care providers at more than 90+ unique medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital, Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. In December 2017, Penn State Health partnered with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University's medical school. With campuses in State College and Hershey, Pa., the College of Medicine boasts a portfolio of more than $100 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non bargained