VASCULAR NEUROLOGIST - GEISINGER WYOMING VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Wilkes Barre, PA
Posted
Oct 16, 2017
Specialty
Neurology
Position Type
Permanent
  Geisinger Health System is seeking a fellowship-trained, BC/BE Stroke Neurologist to join its multidisciplinary Neuroscience Institute.  This position is located at the Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) campus in Danville, PA.

 

About the Position:

·         Join a team of stroke trained neurologist

·         Benefit from the availability of 30 general and sub-specialty trained neurologists system-wide

·         Enjoy a practice with a strong referral base

·         Research opportunities exist at The Center for Health Research, the Weis Center for Research, and the Center for Clinical Studies

·         Teaching opportunities exist with 4 neurology residents per year

 

The Geisinger Neuroscience Institute houses the regions only JCAHO-accredited, Gold Plus-certified stroke program, a full IA and IV TPA with 24 hour, 7 day a week neuro-interventionalist support, vascular neurosurgery, a complete ancillary support system with its own 40-bed rehabilitation hospital, active clinical trials, and educational and research opportunities.

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence in an area offering a high quality of life – complete with good schools, safe neighborhoods, 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 a short drive away.

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV), located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is licensed for 274 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.

Geisinger 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®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. 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 at AtlantiCare, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $12.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. 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 connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

For more information, please contact:  Lori Surak, Talent Mangement Consultant, Geisinger Health at:  ljsurak@geisinger.edu or 570-214-8123

 

**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.

SJLS

 

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