Job ID: 289996513  |  Last Updated: 10/5/2021

Family Medicine-Geriatric Physician

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA
Applicant Contact
Greg Emerick
(717) 531-4725
(717) 531-4021

Job Description

The Department of Family & Community Medicine at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking Family Medicine-Geriatric physicians to join our growing group of Family Medicine faculty who are providing a wide spectrum of Geriatric patient care as well as medical student and resident education. As the first department of Family and Community Medicine in an academic health center in the United States, we are proud of our history in training Family Medicine providers and providing exceptional care to the communities we serve. Our practice is diverse, with our faculty providing care across settings including office-based practice, long-term care, assisted living, and post-acute rehabilitation centers with opportunities to serve on an inpatient consult team. We work closely with our Internal Medicine-Geriatric colleagues both in clinical and academic pursuits. Faculty actively participate in resident and medical student education and have opportunities for research and scholarship.

Position Qualifications
MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
BC/BE in Family Medicine
Completion of an accredited Family Medicine Residency program
Preferred 1-2 years of practice experience OR completion of a Geriatric Fellowship
Eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


Greg Emerick, MHA, CPRP
Physician Recruiter - Penn State Health

About Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Founded in 1963 through a gift from The Milton S. Hershey Foundation, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a leading academic medical center located in Hershey, Pa. The 564-bed Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a provider of high-level, patient-focused medical care. Annually the Medical Center admits 29,000 patients, accepts over 1 million outpatient visits, receives 73,000 emergency room patients and performs 33,000 surgical procedures. As a Magnet-designated hospital since 2007, Hershey Medical Center employs caregivers who are dedicated to excellence and achieving superior patient and community outcomes. The Hershey Medical Center campus includes Penn State College of Medicine (Penn States medical school), Penn State Cancer Institute and Penn State Childrens Hospitalthe regions only childrens hospital.

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

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