The Department of Emergency Medicine at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking BC Pediatric Emergency Medicine Assistant Medical Director and PEM Division Chief for our growing Pediatric Emergency Unit nested within the main ED which cares for over 22,000 pediatric patients per year in a dynamic, high-acuity emergency service, with Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Residents and Advanced Practice Clinician support.
Hershey Medical Center is a twice designated Magnet® healthcare organization and the only Level 1 Adult and Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center in PA with state-of-the-art resuscitation/trauma bays, incorporated Pediatric Emergency Department and Observation Unit along with our Life Lion Flight Critical Care and Ground EMS Division. Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital is a major pediatric referral center for central Pennsylvania and hosts faculty from all major pediatric specialties.
Known for home of the Hershey chocolate bar, Hershey, PA is rich in history and offers a diverse culture. Our local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. Outdoor and sporting activities are numerous.
Conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC, we offer a great place to live, work, play, and learn. We are home to the Hershey Bears hockey team and Harrisburg Senators baseball team. The Susquehanna River and Appalachian Trail are in our backyard.
We offer an attractive benefits package which includes:
Sign-On Bonus and competitive salaries
Comprehensive benefit package
$3500 CME Allocation
DEA License fees/PA Medical License fees
Board exam fees
75% discount on Penn State University tuition for employees and dependents
Our Department of Emergency Medicine has strong leadership in Susan B. Promes, MD, MBA. When you work at Penn State Health you are truly part of a team! For more information, please contact Heather Peffley, Physician Recruiter, via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.
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About Penn State Health
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.