Wilkes Barre, PA
Aug 29, 2017
Position Type

With Geisinger, You Can Redefine The Boundaries of Women’s Health


 Geisinger Health System is seeking OB/GYN generalists to join our growing, multi-disciplinary team at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV) in Wilkes Barre, PA. The ideal candidate will have a background working within a complex clinical department and experience in all aspects of obstetrics and gynecology. Bilingual candidates with language skills in English and Spanish a plus.


Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV), located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is licensed for 243 beds, and houses the only Level II Trauma center in Luzerne County. The campus includes the Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Cancer Center, The Richard and Marion Pearsall Heart Hospital, the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital Pediatric Unit, a transplant program and the Brain & Spine Tumor Institute. Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is GWV’s ambulatory campus.


Once on board you will receive an excellent compensation package starting day one of employment including:

- Retirement and Health benefits and paid malpractice coverage

-CME time and allowance

-Comprehensive relocation package

-Forgivable recruitment loans and medical school loan repayment may be available

-A newly revised compensation and benefit plan is highly competitive with national market based benchmarks.  The emphasis on competitive compensation is directed toward recruitment and retention of individuals who want to provide patient-centered, high quality medical care who are committed to the needs of our patients and the organization.

GMC Women’s Health services include:

·         Midwifery practice

·         Maternal Fetal Medicine

·         Gynecologic Oncology

·         Reproductive Endocrinology  

·         Urogynecologic services

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or follow the latest Geisinger news and more on Twitter and Facebook.


Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington D.C. just an afternoon’s drive away.

RECRUITER:Kathy Kardisco

**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.