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Penn State Health Staff Physician - Outpatient Geriatrician 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

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

OutPatient GERIATRICIAN needed in Scenic Central Pennsylvania

What we're offering :

  • Join an experienced, friendly, and expanding academic Section of Geriatric Medicine comprised of 3 physicians and 5 advanced practice providers, with a fellowship training program in Geriatric Medicine
  • An outpatient geriatric consult clinic with the opportunity to work with an experienced geriatric primary care physician
  • Competitive salary and benefits; rank commensurate with experience
  • Opportunities for medical education and/or research interests are available

What we're seeking :

  • Geriatrician with strong clinical and leadership skills who can work collaboratively to lead an outpatient geriatric consult service at Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Geriatric consultant to perform geriatric assessments on complex geriatric cases referred to the clinic as well as pre-operative geriatric functional and cognitive assessments
  • Opportunity to support geriatric primary care
  • Candidates with interest in blending inpatient and outpatient geriatrics, as well as skilled nursing rehabilitative care are welcome
  • Appropriate candidates must possess a M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent
  • BE/BC in Internal Medicine
  • Must have or be able to acquire a license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

No J1 visa waiver options available

What the area offers :

Located in a safe family-friendly setting, Central Pennsylvania offers local neighborhoodsthat boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. Our communities are rich in history and offer an abundant range of outdoor activities, arts, and diverse experiences. We're conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC.

For more information about the position, please contact:

Heather Peffley, PHR FASPR at: hpeffley@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

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

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