Job ID: 289091122
Last Updated: 7/16/2018
Emergency Medicine Physician Wilkes-Barre, PA
Wilkes Barre General Hospital
Wilkes-Barre General Hospital is Northeastern Pennsylvanias largest community hospital, with 412-beds and a medical staff of more than 400 physicians representing nearly 50 medical and surgical specialties. The hospitals advanced and wide-ranging specialties include orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery and minimally invasive robotic-assisted procedures. Wilkes Barre General has long been known for its excellence in care by many organizations including, the Joint Commission, Heart and Vascular Institute, Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, and several others.
Annual Patient Volume: 58,000
ED Beds: 31
Admission Rate: 20%
Physician Daily Coverage: 41
APC Daily Coverage: 48
Level II trauma
Wilkes-Barre is surrounded by the Pocono Mountains to the east, the Endless Mountains to the West, and the Lehigh Valley to the south. The northwest portion of the city is defined by the Susquehanna River. The city offers a variety of attractions, including golf, museums, art galleries, and theaters. Wilkes-Barre is a progressive city with industrial roots and offers an affordable cost of living.
Why Practice with ApolloMD?
ApolloMD is physician operated with a Preferred Physician Ownership Model and we pride ourselves in providing a setting where our physicians maintain a high quality of life thru market-leading compensation, physician friendly contracts that are written in plain-language, and do not contain restrictive clauses or non-competes. Our physicians enjoy professional development opportunities and are supported through comprehensive on-site practice resources including administrative personnel. In addition, ApolloMD physicians are offered ownership options through our ApolloMD Partnership Program (APP), allowing them to build equity in a thriving group from day one, rather than waiting years to share in the success of a practice.
Our goal is to work closely with our partner physicians to ensure that your career is compatible with your lifestyle and needs. I look forward to hearing from you to discuss the many benefits of working with the ApolloMD team!
ApolloMD is a privately held, multispecialty physician practice headquartered in Atlanta, GA that is focused on rewarding physicians with quality of life, top income and ownership incentives that further their career goals while satisfying the emergency medicine, anesthesia, radiology, and hospital medicine needs of hospitals and healthcare facilities nationwide. This focus, which we have maintained since our inception nearly thirty years ago, has allowed us to become one of the most successful and fastest growing groups in the country. As a physician-owned and operated practice driven by the best interests of our doctors, we offer a different kind of partnership than traditional physician groups. We do not believe in non-competes and restrictive clauses. Our physicians work with us because they want tonot out of obligation. Together, we nourish a commitment to continuously improving efficiency, quality and patient satisfaction.
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