Penn State Health Medical Group
Work Type: Full Time
Recruiter: Please contact Erica Geist at email@example.com for additional information
Penn State Health is seeking a BC/BE orthopedic surgeon to join a growing orthopaedic practice in Berks County, PA. This is an exceptional opportunity to be part of a collegial, patient-focused group with a rich history of providing great care to the community. The selected candidate will enjoy a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and an excellent work-life balance.
What we're offering:
Be part of a growing Health System that is focused on Community Care
A competitive salary and generous benefits
Outstanding program and highly collaborative culture that allows you to shape and take ownership of practice
Ability to be the sole provider handling joint replacements and Orthopaedic Emergency call
Interaction with dynamic clinicians
Attractive area to live, work and play
Health, dental, vision, malpractice, long- and short-term disability insurances provided
CME stipend + days off
Generous PTO allowance
Sign-on bonus and relocation provided
7 days call a month
One Hospital - great work life balance
What we're seeking:
Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent
Completion of an accredited residency program
Board certification/eligibility in Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopedist w. Joint Replacement Fellowship preferred
General orthopedist who handles primary joints (knee, hip, shoulder - desirable, etc.)
Collegial and Driven individual who is passionate about providing exceptional care in a Community Hospital setting
Berks County is a great place to raise a family. It maintains a perfect balance of urban, rural and suburban settings. Our community offers diverse outdoor and cultural activities, low cost of living, outstanding schools and quality of life with easy accessibility to shore points, airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington, DC and New York City.
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 16,500 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., and more than 2,300 physicians and direct care providers at more than 125 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.
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Union: Non Bargained