Sayre, PA
Mar 06, 2018
Position Type
  LOCATION: Guthrie, Sayre, Pennsylvania


Geisinger Health System is seeking BC/BE Pediatric Hospitalists to join a new program at Guthrie Clinic located in Sayre, PA

The successful candidates will staff a 2 bed inpatient unit. The candidates will provide emergency medicine consults and have nursery responsibilities for a level one nursery with 900 deliveries/year.

The Guthrie pediatric hospitalist program is part of a successful community hospitalist network that serves children across our region. Expectations are for future growth of the Guthrie program with committed support from Geisinger’s Department of Pediatrics.

Candidates will be active in developing and implementing best practice parameters. Candidates will be invited to participate in all pediatric scholarly activities promoted by the Department of Pediatrics and the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital.

Schedule is seven days on, seven days off.  There is a leadership option for the experienced and qualified candidate.

About the Department of Pediatrics and Janet Weis Children’s Hospital:

·         Is a 91 bed, 4 floor children’s hospital located on the campus of Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA.

·         36 Medical beds between 2 inpatient floors

·         The PICU is a 12 bed, soon to be 14 bed unit

·         The NICU is a Level 4 NICU with 41 beds

·         Is part of Geisinger Health System that serves as a regional referral for more than 3 million citizens of central and northeastern Pennsylvania.

For more information contact Dr. Frank Maffei C/O Kathy Kardisco, Talent Management at Geisinger Health System


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 NewYork, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington DC just an afternoon’s drive away.

About Geisinger

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, or follow the latest Geisinger news and more on Twitter and Facebook.


** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver.  We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunities Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply

**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.