Trauma Critical Care Surgeon

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Wilkes Barre, PA
Posted
Dec 13, 2017
Position Type
Permanent
   Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center is a state verified Level II Trauma Center located in Wilkes-Barre, PA, and part of the Geisinger Health System. We are seeking additional BE/BC Trauma Critical Care surgeons to join our growing team.

 

·         In addition to providing coverage of the trauma service and surgical critical care, there is an active emergency general surgery service, with dedicated OR time.  

·         The trauma program is supported by a surgical residency program, with four residents per year.  

·         There are four Physician’s Assistants assisting with the care of the patients in both the inpatient setting, and in the trauma/emergency general surgery clinic.  

·         There is also the opportunity to conduct clinical research. Our newest addition -the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine located in Northeast Pennsylvania!

 

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.

 

Living in Northeast Pennsylvania

Safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, and Natural Beauty collide

2 hours to New York City and 2 to Philadelphia

International Airport, Sporting Events, Ski Resorts, and Fine Dining

9 Universities and Graduate Institutions in the immediate area plus excellent public and private schools

Local mountain range provides great fishing, skiing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, and biking

Enjoy a day trip to NYC, the Beach, or the mountains in the Poconos

Progressive and diverse city region of over 550K

 

For more information, visit geisinger.org/careers or contact:

Sarah Lipka,

Lead Talent Management Consultant

570-271-5406 or slipka1@geisinger.edu