Physician - Director, Hospital Medicine - Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

Wilkes Barre, PA
Oct 31, 2017
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Geisinger Health System’s growing Department of Hospital Medicine is recruiting for a director in our Northeast Region at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center


Responsibilities include leadership and management of a group of 25 physicians and 13 mid-levels providing care in 2 facilities with total volumes of approximately 8,000 discharges and 32,000 encounters per year.  Minimum requirements include board certification in internal medicine, as well as prior experience in management and medical education.


Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV), located Plains, Pa., is licensed for 238 beds and is a level 2 trauma center.  GWV offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, women’s health, oncology and orthopaedics.  The hospital medicine team has an integral role in the top priorities of patient centered quality care and inpatient flow.  Outpatient services are available on and off campus.

About Geisinger

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® 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.


For more information or to apply please contact: Diane Brodginski, Talent Management Specialist, at or 570-814-3248.

**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.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.