Danville, PA
Jan 23, 2018
Position Type
  Geisinger Health System’s Neuroscience Institute is seeking a fellowship trained epileptologist with leadership experience as Epilepsy Program Director.


Geisinger’s Neuroscience Institute spans three main campuses in Danville, Wilkes-Barre and Scranton and encompasses all neurology and neurosurgery subspecialties and includes a neurology residency program with ample opportunities for clinical research and teaching.  The epilepsy division includes an established team of fellowship trained epileptologists, experienced nurse navigators and mid-level practitioners, epilepsy monitoring units at each campus, a surgical program and networked ICU long term EEG monitoring.  The health system has a specific focus on quality not quantity and developing new management pathways for optimal outcomes. 


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 offers a generous compensation package that includes relocation expenses, loan forgiveness and competitive salary and benefits.


Geisinger Health System

Geisinger Health System is an integrated healthcare organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record, and the development of innovative care models such as Proven Health Navigator and Proven Care.  As a large rural healthcare organization, Geisinger serves more than 2.6 million residents throughout 44 counties in central and northeastern Pennsylvania.  The physician-led system is comprised of more than 19,500 employees, including a more than 1,000-member multi-specialty group practice, seven hospital campuses, two research centers and a 448,000-member health plan which services Pennsylvania and areas of other states with its insurance products.  The health system and the health plan have 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, please contact Lori Surak, Talent Management, Geisinger Health System 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.


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