Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Danville, PA
Posted
May 09, 2018
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Position Type
Permanent
  JOB TITLE: Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

LOCATION: Danville, PA

DEPARTMENT: Surgery

WORK SCHEDULE: Day

WORK TYPE:  Full-time

 

JOB SUMMARY:

Geisinger Health System is seeking a BC/BE, Comprehensive Ophthalmologist to join our Department of Ophthalmology at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania. The new associate will join a well-established practice with more than 20 multi-specialty Ophthalmologists and Optometrists.  This is a fantastic opportunity for a new graduate or experienced ophthalmologist to teach residents and perform research while practicing in a new state-of-the-art-facility. North Central Pennsylvania is located in the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley and offers a hassle-free community living allowing for a balanced professional career and a fulfilling personal lifestyle. 

With Geisinger you can take advantage of:

•           Lucrative compensation package in a low cost of living area

•           Exceptional work life balance, favorable call schedules

•           Medical School loan repayment

•           $1,000 monthly stipend available to current residents upon signature of an offer letter

•           Relocation Assistance

 

For more information, please contact Stephanie Figueroa, Talent Management, Geisinger Health System at smfigueroa@geisinger.edu

 

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER: (GMC), located Danville, Pa., the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in the Janet Weis

Children’s Hospital. GMC, a Magnet Hospital, maintains the region’s only Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center with additional qualifications in pediatrics. GMC offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, transplantation, women’s health (in the Women’s Pavilion), oncology and orthopaedics. The Hospital for Advanced Medicine serves as an integrated center for the most critical patients. Outpatient services are available on and off campus.

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. 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.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

** 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.

SJSF