Medical Director, Employee Health in Wilkes Barre, PA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Geisinger Health System   •  

Wilkes Barre, PA 18701

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago

Geisinger is seeking a physician leader, board certified/eligible in either Occupational Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Emergency Medicine to act as Medical Director to support the administrative and clinical needs of the Department of Employee Health. Geisinger's Employee Health department is comprised of a staff of 30, including: Advance Practice Providers, Nurse Case Managers, LPNs, techs and support staff.

The ideal candidate will be the clinical expert of the employee health department and work in collaboration to achieve best practices in the overall treatment of work-injured employees as well as the other clinical and administrative duties. Experience in occupational medicine and a familiarity with regulations from both Workman's Comp and OSHA are required.

About the position:

  • Partner with administrative director of Employee Health
  • Provide medical oversight, education and development of employee health programs
  • Collaborative and supervisory relationship with employee health Advance Practitioner Providers
  • Active participant in employee health leadership team and reviews of workers' compensation claim reviews
  • Provide clinical guidance and clarification as needed to: supervisors, managers, corporate insurance, risk services and collaborative partnerships with employee health
  • Position may be based in Danville, Pa. or Wilkes-Barre, Pa., and requires weekly travel to provide patient services at all employee health clinic sites within Geisinger.
  • The Employee Health Medical Director will report directly to the Chief Medical Officer for Geisinger's hospitals

Valid Through: 2019-10-14