Staff Physician - Pediatric Endocrinology

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

 

Location:  US:PA:Hershey
Work Type:  Full Time
FTE:  1.0
Shift:  Varied
Hours:  Varied
Recruiter:  Please contact Anderson Smith at asmith50@pennstatehealth.psu.edu for additional information

 

Penn State Health Children's Hospital Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes - Physician is seeking a Pediatric Endocrinologist.

Join our Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes!

The Department of Pediatrics is a dynamic and stimulating place to work.

Our Children’s Hospital has just been significantly enlarged.


Who Are We?

A growing Division, currently with 7 physicians (5 full time)
1 CRNP (currently recruiting for a second CRNP)
A full complement of ancillary staff including excellent administrative support, 4 full time diabetes nurse educators, 2 endocrine nurses, 2 dietitians, and 1 social worker
Infusion Center in the Children’s Hospital for endocrine stimulation testing
New outpatient clinic facility


What Are We Seeking?

Board-certified (or Board Eligible) Pediatric Endocrinologist
M.D., D.O., or non-US equivalent
Licensed to practice in the State of Pennsylvania (or willing to acquire license)
Clinical research interest is supported but not required


What are the Responsibilities?

Seeing patients in the outpatient endocrine and diabetes clinics
Providing inpatient consult services 8-10 weeks per year
Educating of trainees and students
Sharing call with the other physicians, supported by a robust triage system


What Are We Offering?

Competitive salary and benefits
Sign on bonus and relocation assistance
CME time and funds
Participation in a highly respected and effective Junior Faculty Development Program (JFDP)
Penn State University tuition discount for employees and dependents
Potential to develop subspecialty clinics in your area of interest
Proximity to all of the cultural and historical sites of the northeastern US as well as to numerous outdoor venues for hiking, skiing, biking and kayaking
Opportunity to live in “the sweetest place on earth” with great public schools, safe neighborhoods and short commutes to work - perfect for families with children


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