State College, PA
Apr 03, 2017
Position Type

Geisinger Health System is seeking a BC/BE Rheumatologist to join our department at Geisinger-Patton Forest Clinic in State College, PA. The ideal candidate will be a superb clinician who is patient-centric, dedicated to service and quality, and wishes to have a balanced lifestyle.


Our Rheumatology Department in State College includes 3 physicians and a nurse practitioner. We are based in our State College office (Patton Forest), but also perform outreach services to nearby Geisinger Groups including Lewistown, Philipsburg and Huntingdon. We see a wide variety of Rheumatic conditions. We have an active Osteoporosis program (High Risk Osteoporosis Clinic: HiROC), interpret DXA scans and recently added Musculoskeletal Ultrasound to our practice.


 Rheumatology at Geisinger:
-Is nationally recognized for pioneering work in advanced access and quality improvement.

-Is innovative and active in developing new models of rheumatic healthcare delivery
-Includes an excellent osteoporosis practice that utilizes a Mobile DXA service

-Services at Patton Forest include Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

 State College, Pennsylvania - Home to Penn State University, State College offers an outstanding quality of life with clean air, safe neighborhoods and a beautiful environment with some of the top nationally ranked public and private schools, all enhanced by a Big Ten University atmosphere. Discover all the amenities linked to a college town, including diverse cultural and sporting events, low unemployment rate, and Main Street USA appeal. State College offers easy access to Interstate 80 for weekend getaways and our own airport is just five miles from town. The area also boasts six golf courses and a variety of top entertainment for your family to enjoy without the hassle of urban living.

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.


Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare.  For more information, visit geisinger.org/careers or contact Deanna Reed, Talent Management, at 570-271-7202, or dreed1@geisinger.edu


**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.