Emergency Medicine Site Medical Director

Employer
Lehigh Valley Hospital
Location
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Closes
Jan 10, 2020
Ref
1959767
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Our colleagues are Amazing! Every day!

At Lehigh Valley Health Network- Hazleton, you have the opportunity to make an essential impact on the lives of your patients! We are seeking enthusiastic Emergency Medicine Site Medical Director who has great clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team in scenic Hazleton! Enjoy all the benefits of small town living with the support and resources of a large, primary care friendly healthcare network. 

Practice Overview:

  • This department currently treats 30k patients annually and is in the process of expanding from 18 to 30 beds.
  • This position will be 75% clinical and 25% administrative.
  • Candidate must be ABEM/AOBEM board certified.
  • This is a Level IV trauma center and air transport takes 15 minutes to our Cedar Crest location.
  • This location is currently fully staffed with physicians and advanced practice clinicians
  • LVHN has the third largest EM residency program in the U.S. and our physicians are eligible for academic appointment at the University of South Florida
  • In the world of rapidly changing healthcare, the Department of Emergency Medicine at LVHN provides a cohesive, team-centered culture and is guided by strong, sound leadership

Job Qualifications:  

  • A network champion for Emergency Medicine and a passion for the clinical work 
  • Must be ABEM/AOBEM board certified.
  • A valid PA Medical License or ability to obtain one is required

Benefits & Perks:

  • Attractive Work Schedule & Starting Bonus
  • Highly Competitive compensation with a superb benefits package
  • Low-cost health insurance for employees and their families
  • Generous CME allowance and time
  • Top-tier retirement programs
  • Educational Stipend and Loan Forgiveness Assistance Program
  • Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
  • Relocation Assistance

At Lehigh Valley Health Network, we have a Passion for Better Medicine and to provide first-rate clinical care for the people of our community in Eastern Pennsylvania! Consistently ranked among America’s 100 Great Hospitals, we PRIDE ourselves on being the superior Health Network in the region! The highest quality of patient care & patient safety is reflected in our “A” rating by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade and the U.S. News & World Report!

LVH- Hazleton is a Level IV Trauma Center with 150 beds and provides inpatient acute care, Inpatient Rehabilitation at the Gunderson Center, emergency care, maternity, and home care! It was the first accredited Primary Care Stroke center in northeast Pennsylvania!

Hazleton area:

The Greater Hazleton area is an endless outdoor adventure full of beautiful mountains for skiing, scenic trails for hiking & biking, serene lakes for fishing, and a wilderness playground for hunting! Hazleton offers easy trips to Allentown, NYC, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C.!  All while being home to one of the finest healthcare networks in the nation! To learn more about the Hazleton area please visit:  www.hazletonchamber.org

LVHN Core Values

Lehigh Valley Health Network is a large non-profit and multispecialty health network consisting of 8 Hospital Campuses in Eastern Pennsylvania! Our 18,000+ colleagues are moving in the same direction and are guided by our PRIDE behaviors (Privacy, Respect, Involvement, Dignity, and Empathy). Click here to learn what it means to wear the LVHN Badge and become #LVHNProud!

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