Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
The Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a full-time BE/BC fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Spine physician. The division currently includes 2 full time Orthopedic Spine surgeons, 3 Advanced Practice Providers and a Clinical Nurse Specialist. This is an excellent opportunity to join a regional referral, tertiary care practice at a large freestanding hospital. Our extensive referral base includes five primary counties in central Pennsylvania, as well as referrals from the extended central Pennsylvania region. This is an academic-style practice with strong subspecialty programs in all aspects of adult and pediatric orthopaedic care.
The qualified candidate will be a full-time faculty member of the Penn State Health Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, and hold an academic rank within the Penn State College of Medicine.
What we're seeking:
Medical degree - MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
BE/BC in Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship training in Orthopaedic Spine surgery required
Excellent patient care abilities and interest in teaching as well as participation in clinical research
What we offer:
Outstanding academic program with a national reputation
Highly collaborative culture
Interaction with dynamic clinicians across departments and participation in innovative educational approaches
Faculty rank commensurate with experience
Competitive salary and generous benefits
For immediate consideration please contact:
April Dawn Armstrong, BSc(PT), MSc, MD, FRCSC, James E. Bobb Professor in Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Acting Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, c/o Heather Peffley at: [email protected]
or telephone at 717-531-6025.
About the Hershey/Central Pennsylvania area:
Located in Central Pennsylvania, the Penn State Health system offers inviting and safe communities to live, work, play, and learn. The surrounding neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living; whether you prefer a more suburban setting, or a thriving city abundant in theater, arts, and culture. The area is rich in history and offers all the beautiful inspiration of the four seasons. You'll discover numerous opportunities for day trips, local adventures, outdoor and indoor activities. We're conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC. Nearby airports and Amtrak stations, along with close proximity to major interstates, make living in Central Pennsylvania convenient and fulfilling from both professional and personal perspectives.
About Penn State Health:
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 14,000 people systemwide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children's Hospital, and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., and more than 2,000 physicians and direct care providers at more than 100 medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital, Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. In December 2017, Penn State Health partnered with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University's medical school. With campuses in State College and Hershey, Pa., the College of Medicine boasts a portfolio of more than $90 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday - Friday, email [email protected]
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Union: Non bargained
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