Wilkes Barre, PA
Feb 05, 2019
Position Type
  Join the team America is watching

To match its phenomenal growth, the Musculoskeletal Institute at Geisinger Health System, a national leader in quality, innovation, research and education is seeking a dynamic, team oriented, Regional Director of MSK for our Northeast Region, which includes Scranton, Pa. and Wilkes-Barre, Pa. In collaboration with Michael Suk, MD, JD, MPH, FACS, Chairman, Musculoskeletal Institute and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, the Regional Director, will lead the strategic goals and objectives of the department, ensuring they executed and aligned in a consistent manner. The successful candidate with possess American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Certification, fellowship training and a minimum of 3 years of leadership experience with a major health care organization.

Geisinger’s Musculoskeletal Institute is home to the leading academic Level I tertiary referral center in the region, in addition to three Level II referral centers. We provide individualized care plans focused on quality for each patient. With over 50 fellowship-trained specialists, we provide comprehensive care for patients with orthopaedic foot and ankle, hand and wrist, elbow and shoulder, hip and knee, sports medicine, trauma and cancer conditions. The mission of the Musculoskeletal Institute is to provide the highest-quality patient care, to improve mobility and to enhance the quality of life for all, while advancing the science of orthopaedic surgery and its related disciplines through research and education. Excellence pervades our patient care, teaching, learning, opportunities and diversity. We stand ready to achieve prominence by engaging a mindset of “all things possible.”

On Jan. 1, 2017, Geisinger Health System and The Commonwealth Medical College in Scranton, Pa., finalized their partnership to create the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, opening exciting academic opportunities in addition to a highly regarded orthopaedic residency training program in Danville. Geisinger Health System serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldrige Award recipient. Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.  A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 12 hospital campuses, 43 community practice sites and nearly 1,600 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians. 

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare. For more information, contact Matthew McKinney, Talent Management, at 570-271-7003 or

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.