Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a long-term care focused Geriatrician to join one of the largest and most well-established geriatric programs in the region. This opportunity provides a nursing home-based experience as well as a rotating geriatric consultative service within the hospital. This employed practice with a mission of educating patients and meeting the needs of vulnerable older adults within the Lancaster area, is comprised of 3 office locations, 15 BC Geriatricians and 16 Geriatric Nurse Practitioners. Long-term care and comprehensive medical direction is provided at 7 facilities throughout the community. Additional responsibilities associated with this role include teaching and precepting residents and geriatric fellows.
Penn Medicine LGHP offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:
*Competitive Base Salary
*Fully-integrated Stage 7 (HIMSS) Electronic Medical Record
*Paid Malpractice Insurance
*Comprehensive Health Insurance
*CME Expense coverage
*CME Paid Days Off
*Prescription plan that offers significant discounts
*Optional dental and vision plans
*Free Life Insurance, Short- term and Long-term Disability Insurance
*Retirement Income Accounts including 403(b) and 457(b) options
Penn Medicine LGHP combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals, and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provide opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a drive away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, shopping and dining, and local sports teams makes Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.
*Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Medicine (Allopathic/Osteopathic)
*Completion of an accredited Family or Internal Medicine Residency program
*Completion of an accredited Geriatrics Fellowship program
*Possess or able to obtain an unrestricted PA Medical License
*Board Certified or Board Eligible / CMD or SNFist candidates are encouraged to apply
For more information, please contact Stew Sampsel, Physician Recruiter, at (717) 544-4107 or SSampsel2@LGHealth.org.
Internal Number: 0004956
About Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health
Lancaster General Health (LG Health), a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), is a 719-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare). Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.
Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown and Suburban Pavilions, along with additional outpatient facilities and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region. Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational, Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in healthcare.
LGH has been designated a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence four times. It has been recognized ...regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals in 2016-17.