Bariatric Medicine - Sayre, PA

Location
Sayre, PA
Posted
Apr 26, 2021
Ref
632854
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
Bariatric Medicine - Sayre, PA
Dr. Guthrie came to our community over 100 years ago with a belief that people in small towns deserved the same access to high quality medical care as those in big cities. Non-profit and still physician-led, Guthrie Clinic has since grown to be an integrated health care delivery system caring for patients in 12 counties across the Twin Tiers of New York and Pennsylvania. Our focus on our patients and quality care has never wavered.

The best physicians and advance practice providers choose Guthrie, because of a shared commitment to our community and to each other. We're glad you are interested in joining our team.

Guthrie Medical Group is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Bariatrician to join its weight loss center in Sayre, PA.

Highlights of the Position
  • New growth opportunity within Bariatrics, with excellent support from administration
  • Work with a collaborative, multidisciplinary team dedicated to the treatment of Obesity and Obesity-related comorbidities
  • Practice includes Bariatricians, Bariatric Surgeon, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator, Certified Fitness Specialist, Clinical Psychologist, Practice Manager, Program Coordinators, dedicated nursing staff, and additional team members
  • Emphasis on multidisciplinary team approach to patient care
  • Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, with full accreditation as an MBSAQIP comprehensive center
  • Free-standing and modern clinic facilities, with several Body Composition Analysis scales on site
  • Robust EHR (Epic 10-Star health system, top 1% of Epic organizations)
  • Candidate must be a diplomat of the American Board of Obesity Medicine

Work Life Balance
  • Advanced practice provider support within the clinic setting
  • Generous Paid Time Off annually, in addition to holidays and sick time

Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits
  • Full benefits including medical, dental and disability insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Guthrie Retirement Savings Plan (403B) with employer match and age-based contributions
  • Allowance for licensure fees, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) certificate, and renewals
  • $10,000 referral bonus if you refer a physician that we hire on a full-time basis

Career Development
  • Meeting time – 14 days with options for home study with option of converting one week into additional PTO.
  • $3,400 annually for conference registration, certifications, membership fees for specialty-specific medical societies
  • Teaching opportunities – Guthrie's 6 residency and fellowship programs offer the opportunity for clinical academic appointments. The successful candidate also has the potential to participate in medical student education. Guthrie is a regional campus for the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.
  • Physician mentoring and leadership training opportunities available

Supportive Transition
  • Relocation expenses paid
  • Trailing spouse placement assistance available
  • Physician professional and social special interest groups
  • Dedicated Onboarding Specialist and Provider Services team to ensure a successful start at Guthrie

About the Area

This region offers breathtaking natural beauty and provides a quiet, safe environment for families with beautiful homes and neighborhoods. With plenty of cultural and sports activities of its own, Guthrie's central location affords the benefits of dining, shopping, culture and recreation in small cities and communities, with easy access to big cities like New York and Philadelphia.

About Guthrie

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and upstate New York. Our multi-specialty group practice of more than 325 physicians and 210 advanced practice providers offers 47 specialties through a regional office network providing primary and specialty care in 22 communities to enhance the health and well-being of those we serve within an environment of compassion, learning, and discovery.

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