Geisinger is seeking an ABHPM-certified Palliative Medicine physician to join the well-established and expanding Department of Palliative Medicine at Geisinger Medical Center, our main campus, located in Danville, Pennsylvania.
Join the team of palliative medicine physicians and nurse practitioners in an established ACGME-accredited palliative medicine fellowship program to:
Provide inpatient and outpatient care for more than 1,400 consults per year
Work closely with all clinical services in our health system and help educate other healthcare providers
Participate in future program expansion, including system-wide outreach
Take part in opportunities to develop special interests and research in the field of palliative medicine
Geisinger offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package beginning day one, including CME time and allowance, medical malpractice coverage, paid relocation and more.
Please send CV and letter of interest to Dr. Mellar Davis, Director - Palliative Medicine, c/o Julie Dent, Talent Management, firstname.lastname@example.org. Not a J-1 opportunity
Job Title: Palliative Care Medicine Physician, Geisinger Cancer Institute
Location: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA
Work Type: Full Time
Hiring Manager: Dr. Mellar Davis
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 central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.
Geisinger Medical Center: (GMC), located 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 region’s 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.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
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.