Scranton, PA
Aug 09, 2018
Infectious Disease
Position Type

Geisinger Health System (GHS) is seeking a BC/BE Infectious Diseases physician to join an active and growing department at Geisinger Community Medical Center located in Scranton, Pa


Bring your expertise to help grow an existing hospital-based 100% infectious diseases consultative practice at a world-renowned tertiary referral medical center. This position will also have time set aside to include work related to antimicrobial stewardship. You will be joining an already established group of four other providers at this particular hospital and be joining an Infectious Diseases Department of 11 physicians that work together and support the entire GHS. This is an exceptional opportunity with a strong potential for academic development.


The selected candidate will benefit from:

    Quality-driven initiatives within a physician led organization and work within a system dedicated to improving care
    Geisinger’s mature, fully integrated electronic health record
    Paid medical malpractice insurance with tail coverage
    Highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefit package, medical school loan repayment and residency stipend
  • Excellent benefit package includes 4 weeks’ vacation and 3 weeks’ CME annually (with stipend)
 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 Baldridge 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. 

H-1 visa candidates will be considered for this position.

For more information, please visit or contact Stanley I. Martin,, MD, c/o Kathy Kardisco, Department of Professional Staffing, at 570-214-4460 or


**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.