Physician Pediatrics General

Hazle Township, PA
Jun 09, 2022
Position Type
Job Summary

Geisinger has an exciting opportunity for a Board-Certified Pediatrician to join an established FQHC-like clinic in Hazleton, Pennsylvania. The ideal candidate would be someone with 2-3 years of clinical experience, interest in medically complex and/or underserved populations, and Spanish-speaking. New graduates will be considered.

Job Duties

The practice consists of 2 Pediatricians, 1 nurse practitioner and shared nurses and front desk support staff with Family Medicine. This practice is also currently recruiting an advanced practice provider (NP or PA). You will see 20-24 patients per day, with potential to grow.

The schedule is Monday – Friday. Call is shared with the larger group of Pediatricians and is 4-5 times/year. Saturday clinic hours are from 8 AM – 12 PM and 2-3 time per month covering phone calls.

Position Details

Community Care Hazleton is an FQHC-like practice featuring primary care for all ages with family medicine physicians. The Pediatrics team provides general pediatrics, with connections to Geisinger’s pediatric subspecialists. We provide same-day and evening appointments. We are welcoming new patients and Geisinger accepts most major health insurance plans.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package including:

• Competitive straight salary model linked to quality and values vs. productivity

• Generous relocation

• Health Insurance benefits, including dental and vision, beginning on day 1 of employment

• Malpractice insurance with tail coverage

• CME is 15 days and $3500

• Four weeks of paid vacation time annually

• A 5% employer contribution to retirement


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


Certification(s) and License(s)

Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania

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