Senior Focused Primary Care Physician

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Reedsville, PA
Posted
Jul 25, 2021
Ref
R-07123
Position Type
Permanent
Job Summary

Geisinger 65 Forward is a comprehensive approach to primary care for people 65 and older, dedicated to providing “one place” for all health and well-being needs. For our new Reedsville, PA clinic, opening fall 2022, we are seeking a board-certified/board-eligible Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and/or Geriatric trained physician to join our team. We have additional opportunities available in State College, Bloomsburg, Shamokin, Hazleton, and Scranton, PA as well!

Job Duties

Since its inception in 2019, Geisinger 65 Forward has consistently stayed in the 95%+ range for patient satisfaction. Fulfill your calling at Geisinger 65 Forward and keep patients healthier and happier to enjoy more of what life has to offer. At work, you will experience:

  • More time with patients. Up to 60 minutes with patients to answer questions and address concerns.
  • Easier and frequent appointments. Because we specialize in healthcare just for seniors, we’re able to see them more often.
  • Smaller patient panel. Max patient panel of 450 per physician.
  • Interdisciplinary team. Includes nursing, care coordinator/coach, social worker, receptionist, nutritionist, administrator, and wellness coordinator.
  • Support for patients. From group ceramics to rummy card games, our centers offer a slew of fun activities to meet both old friends and new.


Why join Geisinger?

  • $100,000 recruitment loan
  • Medical school loan repayment of up to $150,000
  • Monthly $2,500 stipend available to geriatric fellows
  • Excellent annual compensation (starting at $250,000) and benefits, including relocation, malpractic, and tail coverage
  • 15 paid CME days and $3,500 for CME activities
  • Professional opportunities for mentorship, growth, and advancement


Position Details

Education

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

Experience

Certification(s) and License(s)

Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania

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. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and 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. 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.

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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