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Geriatrician (LTC-based)


Summary

1.0 FTE
M-F 8a-5p

Job Description

SUMMARY:

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a long-term care focused Geriatrician to join one of the largest and most well-established geriatric programs in the region. This opportunity provides a nursing home-based experience as well as a rotating geriatric consultative service within the hospital. This employed practice with a mission of educating patients and meeting the needs of vulnerable older adults within the Lancaster area, is comprised of 3 office locations, 17 Geriatricians and 17 Geriatric Nurse Practitioners. Long-term care and comprehensive medical direction is provided at 7 facilities throughout the community. Additional responsibilities associated with this role include teaching and precepting residents and geriatric fellows.

Penn Medicine LGHP offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:

*Competitive Base Salary

*Fully-integrated Stage 7 (HIMSS) Electronic Medical Record

*Paid Malpractice Insurance

*Comprehensive Health Insurance

*CME Expense coverage

*CME Paid Days Off

*Prescription plan that offers significant discounts

*Optional dental and vision plans

*Free Life Insurance, Short- term and Long-term Disability Insurance

*Retirement Income Accounts including 403(b) and 457(b) options

*Relocation allowance

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 (Allopathic/Osteopathic)

*Completion of an accredited Family or Internal Medicine Residency program

*Completion of an accredited Geriatrics Fellowship program

*Possess or able to obtain an unrestricted PA Medical License

*Board Certified or Board Eligible / CMD or SNFist candidates are encouraged to apply

Benefits At A Glance:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:

  • 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
  • Child Care Subsidies
  • Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes

Disclaimer

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

 

Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

CAMPUS Full Time Posted on 01/31/2022