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Location Danville:PA

Employment Type EMPLOYEE

Category PHY/EXEC


LOCATION: Geisinger Medical Center Hospital, Danville, PA

Geisinger Medical Center (GMC), located in Danville, Pa., is seeking to expand its growing clinical research program by adding a BC Nephrologist with an established history of competitive grant funding and publication.

The ideal candidate will enjoy a baseline minimum 50% protected research time coordinated with the corresponding percentage of clinical responsibilities. The candidate will have the opportunity to leverage unique assets for research including 13+ years of longitudinal electronic health records data, a system-wide biobank, and well established research support capabilities, among others. Geisinger's substantial investment in health information technology since 1996 offers an unparalleled opportunity for clinical epidemiology, comparative effectiveness research, health services research and observational analyses, within a research culture that emphasizes rapid clinical deployment and testing of promising research findings.

The Division of Nephrology is a dynamic, academic department with a fellowship program and 13 faculty members.

Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in northeastern and central Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 9 hospital campuses, 43 community practice sites and more than 1,200 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.

For more information, please visit or contact: Evan Norfolk MD, Director of Nephrology, c/o Kathy Kardisco, Department of Professional Staffing at 570.214.4460 or

**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

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Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator and ProvenCare. As one of the nations largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service.