Geisinger invites applications for a full-time BE/BC Internal Medicine opening in the Department of General Internal Medicine (GIM) in Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Geisinger's GIM is located on the campus of Geisinger Wyoming Valley (GWV) which offers immediate access to all ancillary services and robust sub-specialist support. The department has a newly established residency program of 39 residents. This physician must excel in patient care and teaching of residents and medical students. If interested, there are opportunities to do clinical research.
Patients new to the practice, those over 65 years and patients returning for an annual physical examination have 40-minute appointments. Follow up appointments for under 65-year patients is 20-minutes.
Enjoy an excellent quality of life with phone call coverage only
Immediate access to ancillary services such as Radiology and Phlebotomy
On-site Case Manager to facilitate the work of physicians
Why join Geisinger?
Geisinger is a nationally recognized Institution
Competitive salary (depending on experience) and benefits, including relocation, malpractice, and tail coverage
20 days off annually as personal time off and $3,500 for CME activities
Professional opportunities for mentorship, career growth and advancement including Administration
About Geisinger Wyoming Valley (GWV):
Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. (our principal hospital and residency hub in the Northeast of Geisinger's footprint), and Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, Pa., are Level 2 Trauma Centers. Both centers have high patient volumes, a diverse patient population and a variety of specialties.
Geisinger is committed to making better health easier for the more than 1 million people it serves. Founded more than 100 years ago by Abigail Geisinger, the system now includes nine hospital campuses, a 550,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With nearly 24,000 employees and more than 1,600 employed physicians, Geisinger boosts its hometown economies in Pennsylvania by billions of dollars annually.
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania
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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 1...3 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.