Job ID: 289492283  |  Last Updated: 3/1/2018

Osteopathic Academic Family Medicine Program

Reading Hospital
West Reading, PA
Applicant Contact
Beth Calabria
Manager, Medical Staff Recruitment
(484) 628-6714
(484) 388-2014

Job Description

Reading Hospital is seeking a BC Osteopathic Family Medicine physician to join our Family Medicine Faculty and become part of our well-established and well-respected Family Residency Program. The position will provide teaching and support for our Family Medicine Residents. We are seeking a physician with previous experience for inpatient and ambulatory patient care, as you will rotate inpatient rounds and provide clinical care of your own private outpatients approximately 3-4 sessions per week.

Our Family Medicine Residency Program was established in 1972 and has recently expanded from 18 to 24 residents. Our clinical site sees a diverse patient population, with over 14,000 visits annually. We are a NCQA recognized Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home. Our program fosters a collegial, supportive environment conducive to learning and professional growth.

Reading Hospital is a 600+bed, Level II Trauma Center and regional referral center. We are a fully-accredited ACGME Family Medicine Residency and also are a dually accredited Family Medicine Osteopathic Residency.

Our facility, in scenic Berks County, consists of a 22-building complex located on a 36-acre suburban campus in West Reading, PA, serving a population of over 400,000. Reading Health System perennially ranks among the top four Pennsylvania hospitals inpatient admissions, surgical procedures, outpatient service emergency care volume (131,000/year), outpatient services and more than 3,500 births annually.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package, including educational loan assistance, relocation, malpractice, generous CME allowance and more. Additionally, the vicinity offers excellent schools and colleges and a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping and sporting attractions. Berks County also offers easy access to shore points, four airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington, DC and New York City.

Employer Profile

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Tower Health was formed October 1, 2017.

With 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes six acute-care hospitals:
-Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading
-Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville
-Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia
-Jennersville Hospital in West Grove
-Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville
-Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown

Tower Health also includes:
-Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing
-Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
-Tower Health Medical Group; a physician network with 2,000 physicians, specialists and providers across 75 convenient locations
-All Tower Health facilities participate in our provider-payer plan, Tower Health/UPMC Health Plan

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