Physician General Internal Medicine

Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Jul 09, 2019
Internal Medicine
Position Type
JOB TITLE: General Internal Physician

LOCATION: Wilkes Barre, PA

DEPARTMENT: General Internal Medicine

WORK TYPE: Full time - Outpatient only

Geisinger General Internal Medicine is seeking board certified/board eligible internal medicine trained physician for an opportunity in beautiful Wilkes Barre, Pa. A campus of Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Geisinger's East Mountain Specialty Clinic offers a wide variety of primary and specialty care services to meet the needs of our growing patient population. Specialty services include Dermatology, MOHS Surgery, OB/GYN, Podiatry and Reproductive Endocrinology. A Geisinger Careworks Walk-In Clinic is also located here, treating patients weekdays and weekends.

Available on-site:

• Ultrasound

• X-Ray

At Geisinger, shaping the future of healthcare starts with a robust support system, from implementing ground-breaking programs to utilizing advanced technology, these are just some of the ways we go above and beyond to lead healthcare change. We take pride in the professional and developmental support we provide our physicians:

  • Base salary model -Starting base salary of $250,000 (for those with 2 years or less experience; higher for those above 2 years of experience), compensates providers based on quality metrics
  • Medical school loan repayment - $150k, paid in 4 installments
  • Residency/Fellowship stipend - $2,500/month, available up to 18 months prior to graduation
  • Continuing medical education - 15 working days and $3,500 annually
  • Benefits - Comprehensive benefits including liability, retirement, relocation and more

We are proud to give our physicians the innovative tools and support they need to do what they do best - provide exceptional care:
  • Forty-minute appointments for patients 65 and older
  • Expanded care team
  • And capped patient panel size and many other great tools!

For more information, please contact: Tammy Bonawitz, Talent Management at

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 WYOMING VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER: (GWV), located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is licensed for 274 beds, and houses the only Level II Trauma center in Luzerne County. The campus includes the Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Cancer Center, The Richard and Marion Pearsall Heart Hospital, the Janet Weis Children's Hospital Pediatric Unit, a transplant program and the Brain & Spine Tumor Institute. Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is GWV's ambulatory 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, 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.