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Cardiothoracic Surgeon


Company

Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

3508 Cardiac Surgery

Supervisory Organization

Cardiac Surgery Providers

Grade

Summary

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians (LGHP) - Cardiothoracic Surgery is seeking a BE/BC Cardiac Surgeon to join an established practice. This employed group consists of three surgeons and six physician assistants.  Call will be 1:4. The ideal candidate must be a current or recent graduate (within five years) of a highly recognized fellowship program with significant operating experience during the fellowship. Special interests should include trans catheter heart valves, ventricular assist devices, and ECMO.

Complex valve repairs and ventricular reconstruction, ventricular assist devices, thoracic aortic stenting, trans catheter heart valve procedures, and da Vinci robotic surgeries are performed in state-of-the-art digital OR suites.  Penn Medicine LGHP, a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), is a 631-bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care, encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital (WBH), and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare). Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.

Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown and Suburban Pavilions, along with additional outpatient centers and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region. Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in healthcare. 

Fourth consecutive designation as a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, LGH has been recognized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's best hospitals in 2016-2017 in three specialties. 

Penn Medicine LGHP combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals, and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provide opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a drive away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, shopping and dining, and local sports teams makes Lancaster a great place to Live, Work, and Play

Requirements:

Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Medicine

Possess or able to obtain an unrestricted PA Medical License

Board Eligible/Board Certified

A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs

ABOUT LANCASTER: Lancaster County is a growing and dynamic community with more than a half million residents. We have critically acclaimed restaurants, are home to private/state colleges and are within driving distance of several large metropolitan areas (Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York City and Washington, DC).

Full Time Posted on 08/14/2019