UPMC Susquehanna is seeking a full-time Geriatrician to provide clinical care to local nursing home residents as part of our commitment to high quality and cost effective patient care. This position offers a high degree of flexibility and work/life balance.
Family Medicine or Internal Medicine trained physician with a passion for care of the elderly.
Fellowship training or CAQ in Geriatrics is preferred, but AMDA certification or willingness to certify would be considered as well.
Partner with other LTC teams in the region in a visionary role to improve the transition of care between the skilled nursing facility and the hospital. You would work in collaboration with CRNPs as part of an established team dedicated to reducing inpatient readmission.
market competitive salary with two-year guarantee
sign-on with opportunity for incentives
group provided malpractice/tail coverage
CME stipend and time off
moving relocation reimbursement
three retirement plans with employer match and more…………………...
Williamsport, Pennsylvania offers the appealing attributes of a larger city with the charm and atmosphere of a small town. While only 3 hours from major northeast metro areas (NYC, Philadelphia and Baltimore), you will enjoy a wide-variety of outdoor recreational activities, cultural activities and great dining options. Aside from being voted the #1 city in Pennsylvania for the outdoor enthusiast, Williamsport offers strong school options and affordable/desirable housing.
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Located in northcentral Pennsylvania, Susquehanna Health is comprised of four hospitals and a large multispecialty medical group in Lycoming and Tioga counties, Pennsylvania with a total of 332 licensed acute and 259 long-term care beds. The system's emergency departments have a total of some 79,000 visits each year and its maternity units welcome 1,500 babies annually.
The hospitals that form th...e foundation of the healthcare system are very much a part of the area's rich history, and have a long-standing tradition of providing care to generations of area families.