UPMC Northwest, located in Seneca, Pennsylvania has an opportunity for a General Surgeon to join a well-established department of four general surgeons and one APP. Venango County is a great place to live and have fun! With the low cost of living and family atmosphere, you are sure to find something that interests you, whether it be theatre, trails, golfing, water recreation, art or parks Venango County has it all! Venango County is in Western Pennsylvania, about halfway between Pittsburgh and Erie and less than 3 hours from major cities, including: Akron, OH; Buffalo, NY; Cleveland, OH; Morgantown, WV; State College, PA; and Youngstown, OH, via interstate highways.
The ideal candidate for this position will be BC/BE and able to offer a variety of procedures to treat numerous disease and conditions. The candidate should enjoy patient interactions and share our commitment to deliver the highest quality of care in a friendly, professional manner.
This position will be hospital employed and is available immediately. UPMC Northwest s general surgeons specialize in areas such as colorectal surgery, breast surgery, and endocrine surgery.Our services include:Breast Surgery
Colon and Rectal
- Colon cancer screenings
- Colon polyp removal
- Colon resection
- Hemorrhoid removal
- Feeding tube placement
- Gallbladder surgery
- Laparoscopic anti-reflux and hiatal hernia surgery
- Adrenal surgery
- Distal pancreatectomy
- Parathyroid surgery
- Thyroid surgery with central and lateral neck dissection
- Lower extremity amputations
- Infusaport placement
- Pacemaker placement
- Peritoneal dialysis catheter placement
- Pilonidal cyst removal
- Skin lesion removal (excluding face and hands)
- Temporal artery biopsy
QUALITY & SAFETY | DIGNITY & RESPECT | CARING & LISTENING | RESPONSIBILITY & INTEGRITY | EXCELLENCE & INNOVATION
Candidates can expect:
- Abdominal wall incisional hernias
- Bowel obstruction
- Crohn s disease
- Gallbladder disease
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Hiatal hernia
- Inguinal hernia
- Malignancies of the stomach, small intestine, and colon
- Peptic ulcer disease
- Umbilical hernia
About UPMC Northwest
- Competitive base salary commensurate with experience/training
- Paid occurrence-based malpractice insurance
- Medical, dental and vision insurance
- Short and long-term disability
- Group Life insurance
- Robust retirement plans
- Customary and reasonable moving expenses
UPMC Northwest in Seneca, PA, has 96 private rooms, including 30 that can be converted for semi-private occupancy, yielding as many as 126 beds. A one-story, 28-bed behavioral health building, part of the UPMC Behavioral Health Network, adjoins the hospital via an enclosed walkway. A nine-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit and a 16-bed transitional care unit are also located adjacent to the hospital.
State-of-the-art treatment technology equips UPMC Northwest to meet our patients health care needs. UPMC Northwest provides a full range of health care services, including inpatient, outpatient, and emergency care, as well as highly specialized diagnostic and treatment procedures. The combination of high-tech medicine and compassionate care touches every one of the thousands of patients who enter UPMC Northwest each year. To learn more about UPMC Northwest, visit: www.upmcnorthwest.com.About UPMC
A $26 billion health care provider and insurer, Pittsburgh-based UPMC is inventing new models of patient-centered, cost-effective, accountable care. The largest nongovernmental employer in Pennsylvania, UPMC integrates 95,000 employees, 40 hospitals, 800 doctors offices and outpatient sites, and a nearly 4.5 million-member Insurance Services Division, the largest medical insurer in western Pennsylvania. In the most recent fiscal year, UPMC contributed $1.5 billion in benefits to its QUALITY & SAFETY | DIGNITY & RESPECT | CARING & LISTENING | RESPONSIBILITY & INTEGRITY | EXCELLENCE & INNOVATION communities, including more care to the region s most vulnerable citizens than any other health care institution, and paid more than $900 million in federal, state, and local taxes. Working in close collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences, UPMC shares its clinical, managerial, and technological skills worldwide through its innovation and commercialization arm, UPMC Enterprises, and through UPMC International. U.S. News consistently ranks UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside among the nation s best hospitals in many specialties and ranks UPMC Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh on its Honor Roll of America s Best Children s Hospitals. For more information, go to UPMC.com.
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Supporting a Diverse Workplace UPMC respects that talent and skill are not limited but enhanced by the diversity and cultural expertise staff brings to the workplace. Having a diverse employee presence at all levels provides a wealth of benefits. It ensures we have the knowledge, critical thinking, agility, and innovation required of a leading
and forward-thinking integrated health care system.
About Seneca, PA
Venango County is located in Western Pennsylvania, about halfway between Pittsburgh and Erie and less than 3 hours from these major cities, Akron, OH; Buffalo, NY; Cleveland, OH; Morgantown, WV; State College, PA; and Youngstown, OH, via interstate highways. The county encompasses 675 square miles of beautiful landscape and countryside, and includes the cities of Oil City and Franklin, 9 boroughs and 20 townships. While Venango County is a great place to do business, it is also a great place to live and have fun! With the low cost of living and family atmosphere, you are sure to find something that interests you, whether it be theatre, trails, golfing, water recreation, art or parks Venango County has it all! Visit the Franklin Chamber of Commerce website and the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce website.
Hours to major cities include:
Approx. 90 miles to Pittsburgh, PA | Approx. 130 miles to Cleveland, OH | Approx. 245 miles to Toronto