Physician Pediatric Surgery

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Danville, Pennsylvania
Posted
Oct 09, 2020
Ref
R-00184
Position Type
Permanent
Job Summary
A surgeon with expertise in the management of surgical conditions in premature and newborn infants, children and adolescents.

Job Duties
Join our team discover for yourself how Geisinger’s award-winning, physician-led system focuses on patient care through innovative care models, compassionate providers and robust integrated technology.

Geisinger Janet Weis Children’s Hospital in Danville, Pa., is seeking a BC/BE, full-time pediatric general surgeon to join Geisinger Medical Center’s Department of Surgery. Our collaborative group consists of pediatric surgeons, physician assistants, trauma & pediatric surgical nurses- NSQIP- Pediatric center and robust PIPs program seeking ACS Children’s Surgery verification

  • A competitive compensation and benefits package is offered for this position.
  • Level II pediatric trauma center
  • Opportunity for teaching medical students and surgical and pediatric residents
  • Clinical research opportunities are available.
  • High volume of neonatal and index cases
  • Supported by a full complement of pediatric medical/surgical subspecialties
  • Generous Compensation starting at the Large Clinic Survey 50 % ile
  • Full Benefits and relocation package


Geisinger Janet Weis Children’s Hospital is an 89-bed children’s hospital with a 30-bed NICU, a 14-bed PICU and separate wards for infants, toddlers and adolescents. Geisinger Health System is a physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy.

Position Details
Interviews patients to obtain information such as symptoms, medical histories, and family histories.Performsand/orinterpretsdiagnostic testsas needed. Diagnose and design a plan of treatment for injuries and/or illness.May prescribeor administermedications.Prepares, maintains, and reviews records that includepatients'histories, examination findings, treatment plans, or outcomes. Work is typically performed in a clinical and office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.

Education
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)

Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania

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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