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Our doctors, facilities and technology are consistently recognized as among the best in the nation.
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. Lukes University Health Network, the regions largest, most established health system and one of the nations 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a full-time Board-Certified/Board-Eligible Palliative Care physician to complement our growing in-patient and out-patient Palliative Care team in the beautiful Lehigh Valley. Our multi-disciplinary team consists of Board-Certified Palliative Care physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Licensed Clinical Social workers, as well as 2 ACGME Fellows per year. Successful candidates will demonstrate exemplary and compassionate clinical skills and embrace a collaborative interdisciplinary team approach.

With the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, St. Lukes has created the first and only regional medical school campus in the Lehigh Valley, validating our commitment to stay at the forefront of continual innovations in health care. Academic appointment with Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is available with this opportunity. In addition, St. Lukes University Health Network is a 3 year campus of Temple Medical School which provides additional teaching opportunities.

This employed position offers

Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
Exceptional compensation package
Rich benefits package, including malpractice, heath & dental insurance, CME allowance
Teaching, research and quality improvement opportunities
A culture in which innovation is highly valued

About St. Lukes

We are the regions 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. Lukes, please visit us at St. Luke's - Home

About the Lehigh Valley

Number 9 on Americas 50 Best Cities to Live!

http://www.discoverlehighvalley.com/

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The Lehigh Valley is a place to live, work, and play! Rich with history, fantastic recreational activities, eclectic restaurants and midway between Philadelphia and New York City, the Lehigh Valley offers excellent school systems and affordable housing that can be found with easy access to the hospital.

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

Jillian Fiorino

Physician Recruiter

St. Lukes University Health Network

Jillian.Fiorino@sluhn.org

Show Contact Details484-526-6182
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