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If you are a physician interested in collaborating with an innovative health system recognized for excellence in improving patient outcomes, a rewarding journey awaits you!



St Luke s University Health Network, located in the beautiful Lehigh Valley, is seeking a Geriatric Fellowship Program Director to join a growing, dynamic department. Reporting directly to the Department Chair the Geriatric Fellowship Director will provide program specific expertise and is actively engaged in all department initiatives along with the care of geriatric patients under Senior Care Associates in multiple settings. The Program Director shall provide the proper supervision and clinical teaching for Geriatric Fellows as well as FM/IM residents. Administrative duties related to the program and associated accreditation required to maintain continuing full program accreditation by the ACGME.



Our Senior Care Initiatives:

- NICHE

- Virtual ACE

- Senior Surgery Program

- Adult Medical Daycare,

- Home Health, Older Adult Behavioral Health Unit

- Outpatient services for cognitive and complex physical health assessment





Additional duties for this position include, Inpatient consultation, Post-Acute services LTC, CCRC, PC, Collaboration with Cardiology, Trauma, Orthopedics , to name a few , along with Interdisciplinary work with Nursing, Pharmacy, Rehab, Social Work.



This employed position offers:

- Competitive Salary with incentive plan

- Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health dental insurance,





CME Allowance

- Relocation Assistance





Qualified candidate must have a primary board certification in FM or IM, with additional certification in Geriatrics (ABFM/ABIM). Candidates must have at least 3 years of participation as an active faculty member in an ACGME accredited Geriatric Fellowship Program.



About St. Luke s



We are the region s largest, most established health system and a Truven award winning network with six, soon to be seven, hospitals spanning 9 counties. To learn more about St. Luke s, please visit us at St. Luke's - Home



About the Lehigh Valley http://www.discoverlehighvalley.com/



Number 9 on America s 50 Best Cities to Live http://247wallst.com/special-report/2015/11/05/americas-50-best-cities-to-live-2-2/10/



If you are interested in learning more about the position, please contact:



Jillian Fiorino



Physician Recruiter



St. Luke s University Health Network



Jillian.Fiorino@sluhn.org



484-526-6182



Applicants only/No Agencies



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About St. Luke's University Health Network

St. Luke's University Health Network is a non-profit, regional, fully integrated network comprised of hospitals, physicians and other related organizations providing care in eastern Pennsylvania. The Network includes more than 150 locations and six hospitals.
Areas of special expertise include: a fully accredited Level 1 trauma center, open heart surgery, oncology (including the region's only fellowship-trained surgical oncologists) neuroscience, orthopaedics, high-risk pregnancy, region's busiest obstetrical service, robotic surgery, radiology (we are an international General Electric Show Site) and vascular disease. St. Luke's has been nationally recognized for clinical excellence on multiple occasions.

Aspiring doctors have the opportunity to earn a medical degree at the newly established Medical School of Temple University/St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network based in Bethlehem. St. Luke's currently has more than 150 physicians enrolled in internship, residency and fellowship programs

About the Lehigh Valley

In addition to extremely supportive administration and high level of morale among medical staff, there are significant advantages to our locale. There are 10 colleges and universities including Lehigh University, scenic recreational opportunities including the Pocono Mountains, excellent economic environment, vibrant arts and culture scene, and very close proximity to New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. Cost of living is low and coupled with minimal congestion; it is possible to choose among a wide variety of excellent living environments. For more information on the Lehigh Valley, please visit www.discoverlehighvalley.com