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Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is seeking a palliative care physician who is certified or eligible for Hospice and Palliative Medicine boards. Fellowship training or 2-3 years of experience in the field is preferred. The ideal candidate will be a network champion for palliative medicine and possess a passion for the clinical work. This full time position is primarily inpatient based with some interface with the hospitals nationally recognized home-based service and an outpatient clinic. The successful candidate will join a team of 4 physicians, 3 nurse practitioners, a chaplain, a social worker and RN support.

LVHN is a comprehensive, integrated health network that includes three full-service licensed hospitals (over 1200 beds) with five campuses, a Childrens Hospital, 1340 primary care and specialty physicians, and 13 outpatient health centers. LVHN is its regions largest employer with more than 14,000 employees and $2.1 billion in revenue. For the 20th consecutive year, Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest ranked among the nations top hospitals on U.S. News & World Reports Best Hospitals list and is nationally ranked in 7 specialties in 2015.

As part of LVHNs employed physician group, we offer attractive salaries, outstanding benefits, great staff and the support of a financially stable health network.

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 Pennsylvanias 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 Pocono Mountains, which feature some of the East Coast's best-known ski resorts, are approximately 30 miles north of the Lehigh Valley. Several large lakes used for boating and fishing are also located there. The Lehigh Valley is truly a wonderful family community.

To learn more or apply please email your CV to Aisha.Al-Hommoud@lvhn.org or call 484-862-3241.
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a nonprofit community hospital system with over 1,100 beds across 3 full service hospital campuses, an employed multispecialty physician group with 840 physicians and 140 practices, and an academic environment with 18 fully accredited, free standing residency and fellowship programs. U.S. News & World Report has ranked LVHN among Americas Top Hospitals for 20 consecutive years and currently has two of our hospital campuses ranked in the top 10 hospitals in the state of Pennsylvania. Our physicians are eligible for faculty appointment with our academic partner - the University of South Florida.