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Geisinger Janet Weis Children's Hospital, Danville, PA is seeking a BC/BE, full-time Pediatric General Surgeon to join Geisinger Medical Center's (GMC) Department of Surgery.

Position Information:
Our collaborative group consists of 3 Pediatric Surgeons, 2 PAs, 2 trauma nurses, and 1 pediatric surgical nurse
Clinical research opportunities available
Current Providers
o Dr. Alfred Kennedy- trained at Mercy Childrens Hospital in Kansas City
o Dr. Chris Coppola- trained at Childrens National Medical Center of Washington D.C.
o Dr. Ronald Scorpio- trained at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, ON
Level II Pediatric Trauma Center
Educational opportunities - teaching medical students and surgical and pediatric residents.
Will see a high volume of neonatal and index cases.
Supported by a full-complement of pediatric medical and surgical subspecialties.
Competitive compensation and benefits package

Janet Weis Childrens Hospital (JWCH) is an 89 bed childrens hospital with a 30 bed NICU, 14 bed PICU, and separate wards for our infants, toddlers, and adolescents. A key platform of Geisinger Health System, the Danville-based medical center offers the regions only adult level I and peds level II trauma centers.

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with NewYork, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington DC just an afternoons drive away.

About Geisinger
Geisinger Health System is an integrated health delivery system, and is one of the nations largest health service organizations. Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service.

For more information please contact:
Sarah Lipka
slipka1@geisinger.edu
570-271-5406
www.geisinger.org

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunities Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator and ProvenCare. As one of the nations largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service.