Staff Physician - PSHMG Orthopedics

Penn State Health Medical Group

 

Location:  US:PA:Reading

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE:  1.0

Shift:  Varied

Hours:  Varied

Recruiter:  Please contact Erica Geist at egeist@pennstatehealth.psu.edu 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

401K

CME stipend + days off

Generous PTO allowance

Sign-on bonus and relocation provided

Mid-Level Support

7 days call a month

Referral base

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

 

Area Highlights:

 

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.

 

 

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.

 

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

 

Union:  Non Bargained