BE/BC Physician - Physical Medical and Rehabilitation, Associate Staff
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY: At Geisinger, we're committed to doing things differently to improve lives and give our physiatrists the best to deliver exceptional care. Our Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R), as part of the Geisinger Musculoskeletal Institute, has been nationally recognized for excellence and innovation in patient care, which begins with our mission: provide the highest-quality patient care, improve mobility and enhance the quality of life for all, while advancing the science of multidisciplinary care through research and education. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.
There is opportunity to work as a board certified/board eligible Pediatric Physiatrist joining a multidisciplinary team including pediatric neurologists, pediatric orthopaedic surgeons, pediatric neurosurgeons as well as mot pediatric subspecialties. Opportunity to work in partnership with fellow pediatric physiatrists at a nearby quaternary referral center in Pennsylvania for the more complete subset of patients.
The PM&R Department resides within the nationally recognized Geisinger Musculoskeletal Institute:
Home to the leading academic Level I tertiary referral center in the centers with over 50 fellowship-trained specialists
Consists of seven PM&R specialists which has doubled in size since 2017, which continued growth to match the growing community needs
Awarded 10-year accreditation during site visit in 2020, the first year of its residency program
Participate in cutting edge research including exoskeleton and virtual reality in rehabilitation efforts that support the vision of the Musculoskeletal Institute
We are proud to offer the following support for our team:
Ability to practice inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation covering musculoskeletal medicine, neurorehabilitation and pediatric rehabilitation
Opportunity to perform electromyography and EMG or ultrasound guided procedures
A four-year residency program
Exceptional work/life balance
Excellent compensation and benefits package
GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER: (GMC), located in Danville, PA, the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in the Janet Weis Children's Hospital. GMC, a Magnet Hospital, maintains the regions only Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center with additional qualifications in pediatrics. GMC offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, transplantation, women's health (in the Women's Pavilion), oncology and orthopaedics. The Hospital for Advanced Medicine serves as an integrated center for the most critical patients. Outpatient services are available on and off campus.
ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger 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®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. As one of the nation's largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania,. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $12.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economies. 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. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania
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programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.