Geisinger Health System STROKE NEUROLOGIST - GEISINGER HEALTH SYSTEM in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
LOCATION: Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center
Geisinger Health System is seeking a fellowship-trained, BC/BE Stroke Neurologist to join its multidisciplinary Neuroscience Institute. This position is located at the Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) campus in Danville, PA.
About the Position:
· Join a team of stroke trained neurologist
· Benefit from the availability of 30 general and sub-specialty trained neurologists system-wide
· Enjoy a practice with a strong referral base
· Research opportunities exist at The Center for Health Research, the Weis Center for Research, and the Center for Clinical Studies
· Teaching opportunities exist with 4 neurology residents per year
The Geisinger Neuroscience Institute houses the regions only JCAHO-accredited, Gold Plus-certified stroke program, a full IA and IV TPA with 24 hour, 7 day a week neuro-interventionalist support, vascular neurosurgery, a complete ancillary support system with its own 40-bed rehabilitation hospital, active clinical trials, and educational and research opportunities.
WILKES BARRE, PENNSYLVANIA
Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with NewYork, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington DC just an afternoon’s drive away.
Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV), located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is licensed for 243 beds, and houses the only Level II Trauma center in LuzerneCounty. The campus includes the Frank M. and DorotheaHenryCancerCenter, The Richard and MarionPearsallHeartHospital, the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital Pediatric Unit, a transplant program and the Brain & Spine Tumor Institute. Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is GWV’s ambulatory campus.
Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record, and the development of innovative care models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest rural health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 48 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 23,500 employees, including a 1,200-member multi-specialty group practice, nine hospital campuses, two research centers and a 467,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $7.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. The health system and the health plan have 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.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunities Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply
RECRUITER :LORI SURAK
**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.