Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.0 Shift: Varied Hours: 8 Recruiter: Please contact Ashley Nippert at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
The Division of Trauma, Acute Care and Critical Care Surgery at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine is seeking additional full-time academic Trauma, Acute Care and Critical Care surgeons to join an expanding team. The Division is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and is restructuring clinical coverage responsibilities to focus on physician wellness and optimal work-life balance.
Successful candidates should be outstanding clinicians and energetic educators who are interested in clinical, quality improvement, and/or education research. Responsibilities will include coverage of the Trauma and Acute Care Surgery service, providing surgical critical care in our 30-bed Surgical Critical Care Unit, research, graduate medical education and elective general surgery. Interpersonal skills and teaching ability are vitally important.
What we're offering:
Successful applicant will join a growing team of 10 highly collaborative and collegial faculty physicians. We are backed by the resources of one of the leading academic medical centers in the nation and offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
Opportunity to join the only medical facility in Pennsylvania to be accredited as both an adult and pediatric Level 1 trauma center.
The Division of Trauma, Acute Care and Critical Care Surgery is responsible for the management of emergency general surgery for the institution and there exists potential to develop an elective practice as well.
The Division has ongoing DOD-funded research as well as an active clinical research program.
In addition to leading an expanding global surgery program, the Division offers Fellowships in Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
Appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level, dependent on qualifications.
What we're seeking:
M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent
BC/BE Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
A strong commitment to patient care, medical student and resident education and research/scholarly activity is necessary.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endos...copy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.
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