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Penn State Health Staff Physician - PSHHVI Intensivist Services 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 Greg Emerick at for additional information

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 Penn State Health Heart and Vascular Institute (PSHHVI) is a multi-specialty collaborative that provides comprehensive heart and vascular care by a group of interdisciplinary leaders from all heart and vascular subspecialties. 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.

What we're offering:

Competitive salary and generous benefits

A collaborative environment rich with diversity

Participation in resident and medical student education

A high quality program with a national reputation for teaching, research, and state of the art patient care

Interaction with dynamic clinicians across departments and participation in innovative educational approaches

Rank commensurate with experience

What we're seeking:

Medical Degree- M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent

Completion of accredited residency program(s) listed above

Eligible for license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania

BC/BE in internal medicine and one of the subspecialties listed above

Must be able to obtain valid federal and state narcotics certificates

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

Greg Emerick, MHA, FASPR, Physician Recruiter

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

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.

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Union: Non bargained