Geisinger is seeking an additional Board Certified/Board Eligible Interventional Pain physician to join our Northeast Pennsylvania team!
Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is a campus of Geisinger Wyoming Valley (a Level II Trauma Center) in Wilkes-Barre, PA. GSWB includes an emergency department, urgent care, same-day and short-stay surgeries, rehabilitation, and pain management. The Interventional Pain Centers at Geisinger provide diagnoses and treatment of pain problems. They are staffed by anesthesiologists, advanced practitioners, rehabilitation medicine providers, and neurosurgeons.
*Pain fellowship is required.
About the Position:
· 3 Physician / 3 Advanced Practitioner staffing model
·18-20 procedures per physician/day
·Minimal opioid management
·Strong referral sources
·Leader in the region for interventional therapies offering RFA, peripheral and spinal stimulation
·Clinic hours: 7:30am-5:00pm
·Physician call every 3rd week
·Comprehensive benefits package including paid vacations and holidays, 403(b) and 457(b) retirement plans, competitive CME allowances, health/dental/vision, and malpractice coverage with tail
·Forgivable recruitment loans, medical school loan repayment, and educational subsidies possible within the offer package
About the Location: Nestled in the city of Wilkes-Barre, PA, this location provides the best that northeastern Pennsylvania has to offer! You will be close to several excellent colleges and universities and have an array of restaurants and shopping options available. You can experience all four seasons in an area full of camping and hiking opportunities, as well as some of the best bass fishing on the Susquehanna River. New York City and Philadelphia are also just a short drive away.
About Geisinger: One of the nation's most innovative health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 1.5 million patients in Pennsylvania. The system includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, two research centers, and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With approximately 32,000 employees and more than 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger leverages an estimated $12.7 billion positive annual impact on the Pennsylvania economies. Visit geisinger.org or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania
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, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencingprograms, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13... hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.