SEEKING PEDIATRICIAN WITH A PASSION TO SERVE THE UNDERSERVED POPULATION!
Lehigh Valley Health Network
September 28, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
At Lehigh Valley Health Network, you have the opportunity to make an essential impact on the lives of your patients! We are seeking enthusiastic BC/BE General Pediatrician who has great clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team in beautiful Allentown, PA.
Practice Overview: •The Children’s Clinic provides pediatric primary care and specialty care to a large underserved and chronically ill population. •Our new associate will join a collegial group of experienced physicians and nurse practitioners who share responsibilities for providing patient care, teaching medical students and pediatric residents, rounding in the nursery and taking outpatient call. •The Children’s Clinic has a full complement of staff and on-site services including nutritionists, social workers, case managers and interpreters. •We offer a collegial environment, opportunity for professional growth and an attractive compensation/benefit package •LVHN is an academic community hospital with established pediatric services in 28 specialties and general pediatrics. •There is a 46-bed inpatient unit, a 40-bed Level IV NICU, 8-bed PICU, Level II pediatric trauma center and 12-bed pediatric ER. • Patients admitted to LVHN are covered by an in-house team of pediatric hospitalists and intensivists.
Job Qualifications: •A network champion for Pediatrics and a passion for the clinical work •Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified •A current PA Medical License or ability to obtain one is required
Benefits & Perks: •Attractive Work Schedule & Sign-On 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
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About Lehigh Valley Health Network
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a premier health system in eastern Pennsylvania comprising eight campuses, an employed physician group with more than 700 physician and 300 advanced practice clinician members, and 16 community health centers. The medical staff has more than 1,200 physicians representing 95 specialties, and LVHN is the area’s largest employer with more than 18,000 employees. LVHN has a major academic affiliation with the University of South Florida and a unique partnership to provide an innovative medical education program to train tomorrow’s physicians.
A passion for better medicine is what drives everyone at Lehigh Valley Health Network to create one of America’s best hospitals and one of the nation’s top places to work. Our award-winning network has been listed as one of America’s Best Hospitals for 21 straight years by U.S. News and World Report.
LVHN is located in eastern Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, a beautiful suburban area with excellent school systems, a moderate cost of living, diverse cultural and recreational offerings and the convenience of being only 1 hour north of Philadelphia and 1.5 hours west of New York City.