Primary Care Physician H1B and $10k Geography Stipend Available

Lewistown, Pennsylvania
Closing date
Aug 27, 2024

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Family Medicine
Full Time
Position Type
Geisinger Community Medicine is seeking board certified/board eligible family medicine, internal medicine, and med/peds trained physicians for an outpatient primary care opportunity in beautiful Lewistown, Pa.

Job Duties:

At Geisinger, we believe that the time you spend outside of work is valuable, which is why we re committed to helping you maintain a healthy work-life balance that lets you be there for your friends, family, and communities. The regions we serve house a variety of arts and entertainment venues, dining options and cultural experiences. Geisinger Lewistown is at the center of it all and within a few hours of New York City, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C.

We take pride in the professional and developmental support we provide our physicians:

  • Base salary model Starting base salary of $250,000 (for those with 2 years or less experience; higher for those above 2 years of experience), compensates providers based on quality metrics.

  • Recruitment incentive - $100k, paid in a lump sum upon start

  • Medical school loan repayment - $150k, paid in 4 installments

  • Residency/Fellowship stipend - $2,500/month, available up to 18 months prior to graduation

  • H1b visa sponsorship available

  • Geography Stipend - $10k guaranteed for two years

  • Continuing medical education 15 working days and $4,500 annually

  • Teaching opportunities Available at one of Geisinger s four primary care residency programs including Family medicine, internal medicine, and internal medicine/pediatrics. Additional teaching opportunities are available via advanced practice preceptorship, medical student teaching, and faculty appointment with the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.

  • Benefits Comprehensive benefits including liability, retirement, relocation, and more!

We are proud to give our primary care physicians the innovative tools and support they need to do what they do best provide exceptional care. To learn more about our:


Position Details:

Geisinger Community Medicine consists of 43 community practice sites throughout central and northeast Pennsylvania. These multispecialty locations provide primary and specialty care. In conjunction with Geisinger Health Plan, the Medical Groups staff offers their own unique version of a medical home.


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


Certification(s) and License(s):

Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania


Patient Care And Procedural Skills, Professional Etiquette, Systems-Based Practice

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, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.

We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

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