Primary Care Physician

Philipsburg, PA
Dec 15, 2017
Primary Care
Position Type
  Geisinger is seeking an exceptional primary care physician to practice at its outpatient primary care clinic located in Philipsburg, Pa. When Geisinger expanded its footprint more than four decades ago, with the goal of bringing quality care to rural communities, the first physician office it opened was in Philipsburg. Today, Geisinger Philipsburg continues to bring quality healthcare to residents of the Moshannon Valley.  

Office Hours: Monday - Wednesday: 8a-8p, Thursday & Friday: 8a-5p, Saturday: 8a-12p, Sunday: Closed

Call Schedule: 1 in 6 nights & 1 in 6 weekends

EHR: Epic

Average Patients/Day: 18-25

Teaching Opportunities: Available

Specialty Outreach: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, OB/GYN, Pediatrics, Pulmonary Disease, Rheumatology, General Surgery and Urology

Ancillary Services: DEXA, Mammogram, Echo, EEG, Lab, MRI, CT, PFT, X-ray and more!


Family Medicine with Geisinger is not an ordinary primary care setting. With Geisinger you can take advantage of:


Excellent benefit and compensation package Exceptional work life balance, favorable call schedules Support from a full range of dedicated medical and surgical specialists and subspecialists Advanced, nationally recognized patient-centered medical home model Health System backing that assists physicians with routine tasks and mandated regulations allowing you to focus on patients, families and complex medical decision making Ongoing enhancements to our fully-integrated Electronic Health Record (EHR), allowing physicians easy access to patient registries, test results, electronic prescribing, etc. Medical School loan repayment
  • $1,000 monthly stipend available to current residents upon signature of an offer letter
  • Quick Facts About Philipsburg

    • ECONOMY - The unemployment rate in Philipsburg is 4.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Philipsburg jobs have Increased by 0.92 percent.
    • COST OF LIVING - Compared to the rest of the country, Philipsburg's cost of living is 14.40% Lower than the U.S. average.
    • REAL ESTATE - The median home cost in Philipsburg is $109,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 19.53%.
    • SCHOOLS - Philipsburg public schools spend $24,650 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.4 students per teacher in Philipsburg.
    Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family. Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.  A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 13 hospital campuses, two research centers and nearly 1,600 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians. 


    For more information, please contact: Miranda Grace, Talent Management Consultant, at: or 717-899-0131

    **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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