LOCATION: Geisinger Lewistown Hospital, with call coverage at Lewistown and State College
DEPARTMENT: Women's Health
WORK SCHEDULE: Days/Evenings
WORK TYPE: Full Time
Geisinger Women & Children’s Institute is seeking a BC/BE Ob/Gyn physician to join our established and robust hospital based group practice at Geisinger Lewistown Hospital. We are seeking candidates who are eager to join our diverse and experienced team of providers who provide high-end compassionate care. Opportunities exist for new graduates as well as experienced providers.
Our Women’s Health team in this region is made up of 7 physicians, 5 Certified Nurse Midwives, 2 Physician Assistants and 2 Nurse Practitioners who provide a wide range of specialized health services for women of all ages. Deliveries average 800 annually between both locations. Easy access to specialists via EPIC computerized medical record. This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the most innovative integrated health care systems with the opportunity to drive change and continuously improve health care delivery.
State College, home of Penn State University, located in Centre county offers an outstanding quality of life in a university town environment, including excellent restaurants and cultural activities, and some of the top nationally-ranked public and private schools. State College offers easy access to Interstate-80 and a local airport for weekend getaways to Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and New York City
Lewistown, located 30 minutes from State College in Mifflin county along the beautiful Juniata River, boasts a vibrant sense of community, history and unmatched beauty. Enjoy the area’s exciting attractions including the Port Royal Speedway, shopping, museums, state parks, and more! Its central location in the state, and easy access to Routes 322 and 522, tie the area’s relaxed pace to the bustling world beyond.
For more information, please contact Betsy Kelchner at firstname.lastname@example.org
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One of the nation’s most innovative health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 1.5 million patients in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The system includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. A physician-led organization, with approximately 32,000 employees and more than 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger leverages an estimated $12.7 billion positive annual impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Repeatedly recognized nationally for integration, quality and service, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to patient care, medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit geisinger.org or connect with us onFacebook, Instagram, LinkedInand Twitter.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.