Lead Urologist in Eastern Pennsylvania - $50,000 Bonus
Lehigh Valley Health Network
August 20, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Our colleagues are Amazing! Every day!
At Lehigh Valley Health Network- Hazleton, you have the opportunity to make an essential impact on the lives of your patients! We are seeking enthusiastic BC/BE Urologist who has great clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team in scenic Hazleton, PA! Enjoy all the benefits of small town living with the support and resources of a large, primary care friendly healthcare network.
The General Urologist will have access to the Hazleton Campus’s new Da Vinci Robot
Office hours will be Monday – Friday 8-4:30pm
Strong Provider-Patient relationship is key
A network champion for Urology and a passion for the clinical work
Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified
Fellowship trained in Urology
Must have a valid PA Medical License or ability to obtain one
Benefits & Perks:
Attractive Work Schedule & $50,000 Starting 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
At Lehigh Valley Health Network, we have a Passion for Better Medicine and to provide first-rate clinical care for the people of our community in Eastern Pennsylvania! Consistently ranked among America’s 100 Great Hospitals, we PRIDE ourselves on being the superior Health Network in the region! The highest quality of patient care & patient safety is reflected in our “A” rating by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade and the U.S. News & World Report!
LVH- Hazleton is a Level IV Trauma Center with 150 beds and provides inpatient acute care, Inpatient Rehabilitation at the Gunderson Center, emergency care, maternity, and home care! It was the first accredited Primary Care Stroke center in northeast Pennsylvania!
The Greater Hazleton area is an endless outdoor adventure full of beautiful mountains for skiing, scenic trails for hiking & biking, serene lakes for fishing, and a wilderness playground for hunting! Hazleton offers easy trips to Allentown, NYC, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C.! All while being home to one of the finest healthcare networks in the nation! To learn more about the Hazleton area please visit: www.hazletonchamber.org
LVHN Core Values
Lehigh Valley Health Network is a large non-profit and multispecialty health network consisting of 8 Hospital Campuses in Eastern Pennsylvania! Our 18,000+ colleagues are moving in the same direction and are guided by our PRIDE behaviors (Privacy, Respect, Involvement, Dignity, and Empathy). Click here to learn what it means to wear the LVHN Badge and become #LVHNProud
Board Eligible or Board Certified
Must have a valid Pennsylvania Medical License or ability to obtain one
Internal Number: 1
About Lehigh Valley Health Network
Based in Allentown, Bethlehem, and Hazleton, Pa., Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) comprises Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH) -- Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital -- 17th Street, Lehigh Valley Hospital -- Muhlenberg (LVH - Muhlenberg), Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton, Lehigh Valley Health Services, the more than 1,000 provider Lehigh Valley Physician Group (LVPG) and Lehigh Valley Physician Group.
In fiscal year 2015, staff at LVHN cared for more than 57,800 patients in the hospital, attended to 208,882 emergency department cases, accommodated 2.7 million patients through outpatient registrations and network-owned physician practices, delivered more than 4,200 babies, and reached thousands more in the community through health screenings and education and prevention programs.
LVHN is currently training 243 residents in 20 residency and fellowship programs including general practice dentistry, family medicine, Internal medicine, ob/gyn, general surgery, colon-rectal surgery, surgical critical care, plastic surgery, transitional year medicine, cardiovascular disease, dermatology, hematology/oncology, emergency medicine, emergency medical services, hospice and palliative med...icine, pediatrics and nephrology. In addition there are residency training programs in clinical pastoral education, administrative fellowship and pharmacy.
What Others Say About LVHN:
U.S. News & World Report guide to America’s Best Hospitals for 20 straight years.
Second best heart attack survival rate in the state and among the best in the country according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid “Hospital Compare” data reported by USA TODAY in July 2011.
Named among the top five academic medical centers in the U.S. including no. two for lowest mortality by the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC).
FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2007, 2008 and 2009; only Pa.-based employer listed in 2009.
Lehigh Valley Hospital and Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg each received an A grade from The Leapfrog Group in its fall 2015 update to the Hospital Safety Score. The rating reflects how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections.
LVH certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and LVH-Muhlenberg as a Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission.
Named a National Cancer Institute Community Cancer Centers Program (NCCCP) in 2010.
National Magnet Hospital designation since 2002, the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) highest honor for excellence in nursing; 2013 Magnet Prize for nursing innovation using telehealth.