General Pediatric Cardiologist Children's Heart Group

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Shift: Varied
Hours: Days with evenings and weekends
Recruiter: Please contact Anderson Smith at [email protected] for additional information.

Penn State Health Children’s Hospital Division of Pediatric Cardiology is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Cardiologist.

Join our Division of Pediatric Cardiology now! We are committed to excellent clinical care, teaching, and research. Interested applicants, please send CV and Cover Letter to Anderson Smith, at [email protected].

  • We are a division of 12 physicians (10 full time), Interventional Cardiology, Invasive Electrophysiology, ACHD, and Single Ventricle services.
  • 2 Congenital Heart Surgeons
  • 6 NP/PA’s (4 Pediatric Cardiology and 2 Pediatric CT surgery)
  • 3 Pediatric Cardiology Fellows
  • 1 PhD Researcher, Director and founder of the Penn State Health Cardiovascular Research Center
  • A full complement of ancillary staff including excellent administrative and nursing support.
  • 10 Echo Sonographers (7 Full time)
  • 2 Exercise Physiologist (both Masters level certified)

What we’re seeking:

  • We are seeking someone BC/BE trained in Pediatric Cardiology.
  • M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent
  • Ability to acquire a license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania
  • An interest in research would be supported but is not required.

Opportunity highlights:

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Sign on bonus and Relocation assistance,
  • CME time and funds,
  • LTD and Life insurance, and so much more!
  • Penn State University tuition discount for employees and dependents
  • 24/7 Echo Sonographer on-call coverage
  • First call coverage by cardiology fellow or cardiology APP

Area highlights:

Our freestanding Children’s Hospital just underwent a vertical expansion due to accommodate pediatric needs in central PA is located near Harrisburg (Our state capital) and is a safe, family-friendly location, with access to excellent public schools. Hershey, PA, our local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. Known as the home of the Hershey chocolate bar, Hershey's community is rich in history and offers an abundant range of outdoor activities, arts, and diverse experiences. We're conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC. We're proud of our community involvement and encourage you to learn more about our organization.

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