Penn State Health Cardiac Intensivists in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Varied

Hours: Varied

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking full-time faculty as Intensivists for a 30-bed, state-of-the-art Heart and Vascular Intensive Care Unit (HVICU). The HVICU Intensivist team provides medical management to patients with complex therapies and interventions for advanced cardiac and pulmonary failure, including Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), Total Artificial Heart (TAH), Cardiac Transplantation, Complex Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, and all subspecialties of cardiology practice. The HVICU Intensivists work in collaboration with a team of acute care nurse practitioners and anesthesiologists to provide around-the-clock care.

Candidates will have completed residency and appropriate subspecialty training in any one of the following: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Cardiology, Heart Failure and Transplant/Mechanical Circulatory Support. As faculty members employed by Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, candidates will be involved in clinical, teaching and research activities.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent
  • Completion of accredited residency program(s) listed above
  • Eligible for license to practice medicine in the state of Pennsylvania

Candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a letter of interest and CV to:

Greg Emerick, DASPR

Physician Recruiter

Penn State Health

90 Hope Drive, PO Box 855

Hershey, PA 17033

Phone: 717-531-4725 Fax: 717-531-0733

E-mail: gemerick@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Central Pennsylvania’s only academic medical center, is home to several hospitals, clinical and research institutes, and the Penn State College of Medicine. The Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute (PSHHVI) is a multispecialty collaborative that provides comprehensive heart and vascular care by a group of interdisciplinary leaders from all heart and vascular subspecialties. This union of specialties affords providers with enhanced collaboration and optimizes patient care. We are a resource and quaternary center providing cutting edge treatments to patients with cardiovascular disease. The campus is located in Hershey, PA, in close proximity to New York City, Washington D.C., Philadelphia and Baltimore.Learn more at hmc.pennstatehealth.org

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 hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained