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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.

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).

THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM:

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is a healthcare system with a national reputation for excellence. Located 65 miles west of Philadelphia, in Lancaster, Pa., the system provides care to the half million residents of Lancaster County at every stage of life from our Women & Babies Hospital, to our Lancaster General Medical Group practices, to our Trauma Center.

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is among an elite group of “Best of the Benchmark Hospitals” for achieving “100 Top Hospitals” honors nine of the last eleven years. The hospital has been recognized as a four-time Magnet facility for nursing excellence and has received HealthGrades® Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last four years. Additionally, the network has achieved Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society level 7 EPIC certification.

As an employee of Lancaster General Health, you will receive a complete benefit package that includes paid medical malpractice insurance, medical/dental insurance, 403b with match and 457b tax shelter plans. Each physician receives paid time off plus five days for continuing medical education.

THE COMMUNITY:

Lancaster County offers the unique blend of access to major East Coast cities while providing a family friendly environment with excellent schools and easy access to the shore and mountain areas. There are five institutions of higher learning in the area to meet the needs of you and your family. The cities of Baltimore, Washington DC, Philadelphia, and New York are just 1 ½ to 2 1/2 hours away.

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), is a 631-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital 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.

A four time designated Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health 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 2015-16 in three specialties. It is also one of only seven hospitals in the country with all of the following distinctions:

Full Time Posted on 07/20/2020