Penn State Health EMS Medical Director - EMS Fellowship Director in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: FT

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Varied

Hours: Varied

Recruiter: Please contact Heather Peffley at hpeffley@pennstatehealth.psu.edu for additional information

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a Board Eligible/Certified Academic Emergency Medicine Services physician to lead our dynamic team in the role of EMS Medical Director/EMS Fellowship Director in Hershey, PA.Our hospital-owned and operated EMS Division is comprised of Life Lion EMS (our ground/9-1-1 units), Life Lion Critical Care Transport, and Life Lion Community Paramedicine. Combined, our program transports over 14,000 patients annually and covers 9-1-1 territory in3 counties in south central PA. We have a wealth of experience in our EM faculty, including multiple physicians who are subspecialty trained/boarded in EMS.

About the EMS Fellowship:

Our EMS Fellowship has been accredited by the ACGME since February 2014.The program provides physicians with the necessary experience and training in operations, research, education and administration to contribute to EMS systems in a variety of settings.The fellowship includes experience with medical command, service oversight, EMS research, and the many interactions which occur with the other 200+ EMS division employees are available to the fellows.

Opportunities Include:

Working with experts in all areas of EMS operations, including air medical, tactical EMS, water rescue, and urban search and rescue

Medical coverage at mass gathering medicine events at Penn State Beaver Stadium and the Hershey Entertainment Complex

Work with an active prehospital research program

Representation at local, regional, state, and national EMS meetings

Benefits:

Competitive salary with sign-on bonus. Comprehensive package includes health insurance, education assistance, retirement options, on-campus fitness center, day care, credit union, and so much more!

J ob Requirements:

Demonstration of strong leadership skills

Expertise in the area of EMS and Emergency Medicine

Completion of accredited applicable training programs

Ability to acquire a license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Known as the home of the Hershey chocolate bar, our community is rich in history and offers an abundant range of indoor and outdoor activities, arts, and diverse experiences. We're conveniently located with a short distance of major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington, DC.

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.

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Union: Non Bargained