Seeking Future Outpatient Internal Medicine Leaders – Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Lehigh Valley Health Network
December 15, 2017
Full Time - Entry Level
Office of Physicians
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is seeking future internal medicine leaders to build a strong network of quality physicians in the Greater Hazleton area of Pennsylvania. Lehigh Valley Health Network's northern campus located in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, serves a population of approximately 80,000 area residents. This community is located in the lush mountains and valleys of northeastern Pennsylvania which features a moderate cost of living, modern conveniences, beautiful scenery and opportunities for skiing, boating, fishing, hunting, mountain biking, golf, and more.
Join a network that is financially secure and primary care friendly. Become part of the Division of General Internal Medicine which is growing, innovative and supported by strong leadership. These positions offer a pivotal opportunity to become a future leader in the practice, department and/or network.
Our newly hired physicians will be employed by Lehigh Valley Health Network, one of the largest health systems in the state of Pennsylvania. For 21 consecutive years, LVHN has been listed in U.S. News and World Report as one of the nation's best hospitals. As an employed physician, you will receive competitive compensation, a top tier benefit package, CME expenses/time and signing and retention bonuses. Second and third year residents receive an Education Stipend of $1,500 per month until they finish their training.
All of our campuses have easy access to the Department Chair, the network's fleet of air ambulances, advanced technologies and a platform to grow your professional career.
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a premier health system in eastern Pennsylvania comprising eight campuses with 1,838 licensed acute beds, a 1200-member Lehigh Valley Physician Group and 16 community health centers. The medical staff has more than 2,000 physicians representing 95 specialties, and LVHN is the area’s largest employer with more than 18,000 employees. LVHN has a major academic a...ffiliation with the University of south Florida and a unique partnership to provide an innovative medical education program to train tomorrow’s physicians. Last fiscal year we recorded over 57,000 admissions, 2.7 million outpatient visits, and 4,200 deliveries. LVHN currently trains 243 residents in 20 residency and fellowship programs. Our nursing staff comprises 2,334 registered nurses and has a 5 percent nursing vacancy rate. LVHN was recently designated for the fourth time as a National Magnet Hospital, the most prestigious recognition for nursing excellence.We have been serving the greater Lehigh Valley and surrounding communities for over 100 years. We have expanded to meet the community’s growing and changing health care needs. 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 unique culture fosters dedication, communication, respect and team work and values the contribution of every physician, nurse and staff member. Our award-winning network has been listed as one of America’s Best Hospitals for 20 straight years by U.S. News and World Report, was named among the top five academic medical centers in the U.S. by the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC).