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LEHIGH VALLEY HEALTH NETWORK (LVHN) in eastern Pennsylvania has been rated one of Americas Best Hospitals by US News and World Report for 20 consecutive years and was included in their list of the top 3% of leading hospitals in geriatrics for 2016.

We are looking for a BC/BE internist or family medicine physician with a fellowship or advanced training in Geriatrics. (Physicians with hospital experience will also be considered.) This physician should be passionate about geriatric care and services and have clinical background in the field. Our new hire will join nine other employed physicians and eight nurse practitioners who comprise the ElderCare service at LVHN. The ElderCare service provides care for patients in post-acute care and long term care. Call will be at least 1:8 and only by phone. Faculty appointment is available through the University of South Florida, our academic affiliate.

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 12 outpatient health centers. LVHN is its regions largest employer with more than 13,000 employees and $2.1 billion in revenue.

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

To learn more or apply please email your CV to Karen_R.Fay@lvhn.org or call 484-862-3206.
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.