Outpatient GERIATRICIAN needed in Scenic Central Pennsylvania

Job ID: 4032

Location: PA

Job Category: Geriatric Medicine

Job Views: 51

Posted: 8.28.2019

Job Description:

What we’re offering:

  • Join an experienced, friendly, and expanding academic Section of Geriatric Medicine comprised of 3 physicians and 5 advanced practice providers, with a fellowship training program in Geriatric Medicine.
  • An outpatient geriatric consult clinic with the opportunity to work with an experienced geriatric primary care physician
  • Competitive salary and benefits; rank commensurate with experience 
  • Opportunities for medical education and/or research interests are available.

What we’re seeking:

  • Geriatrician with strong clinical and leadership skills who can work collaboratively to lead an outpatient geriatric consult clinic at Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Geriatric consultant to perform geriatric assessments on complex geriatric cases referred to the clinic as well as pre-operative geriatric functional and cognitive assessments
  • Opportunity to support geriatric primary care
  • Candidates with interest in blending inpatient and outpatient geriatrics, as well as skilled nursing rehabilitative care are welcome
  • Appropriate candidates must possess a MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
  • BE/BC in Internal Medicine
  • Must have or be able to acquire a license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

No J1 visa waiver options available

What the area offers:

Located in a safe family-friendly setting, Central Pennsylvania offers local neighborhoods that boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture.  Our communities are rich in history and offer 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. 

For more information about the position please contact:
Heather Peffley, PHR FASPR at:  hpeffley@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

Penn State Health is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.  Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

 

Company Info:

PennState Health