Seeking Innovative Physicians and Leaders in Internal Medicine!
Lehigh Valley Health Network
December 15, 2017
Full Time - Entry Level
Office of Physicians
The Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is expanding in the Bethlehem and Easton areas of Pennsylvania and you can be part of this growth! This the fastest growing region in Pennsylvania.
Do you want to help design a practice, build a physician team, use your skills and creativity to make the best possible practice for your patients and yourself? LVHN is seeking this type of physician to help start a new practice in a quickly growing area. The practice will have 4 physicians and two locations.
Consider developing your career as part of a major health network in eastern Pennsylvania which offers opportunities for physician leadership roles, academic appointment and research.
Reside in a beautiful, scenic area with a low cost of living and access to all conveniences.
Easy travel to major metropolitan cities when you wish - New York and Philadelphia.
As part of LVHN’s employed physician group, we offer bonuses, attractive salaries, outstanding benefits, great staff and the support of a primary care friendly, financially stable health network. LVHN has 18 residency and fellowship programs including an innovative internal medicine residency. Participation in resident and medical student education is an option with an academic appointment at our affiliate, the University of South Florida.
LVHN is a comprehensive, integrated health network that includes six full service hospitals (over 1825 beds) with eight campuses, a Children’s Hospital, 2,005 primary care and specialty physicians, and 16 outpatient health centers. LVHN is its region’s largest employer with more than 18,000 employees and $2.1 billion in revenue. For the 21st consecutive year, Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest ranked among the nation’s top hospitals on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list and is nationally ranked in 7 specialties in 2016.
LVHN is located in the Lehigh Valley in Eastern Pennsylvania, a little over an hour from Philadelphia and an hour and a half from New York City. The Lehigh Valley is home to over 820,000 people, making it Pennsylvania’s third most populated metropolitan area and the fastest growing region of the state, due in part to its favorable business climate and attractive cost of living in comparison to surrounding areas.
The area has excellent public school systems, is home to seven four-year colleges, and has strong ties to professional sports. The Poconos, which feature some of the East Coast's best-known ski resorts, is approximately 30 miles north of the Lehigh Valley.
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).