Pediatric Psychologist

Geisinger Health System   •  

Lewistown, PA

Not Specified years

Posted 269 days ago

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There’s a reason we believe that America is watching Geisinger. Geisinger is one of the nation’s largest health service organizations. We are dedicated to setting the standard for evidence-based care delivery and pursuing innovative new approaches to predictive precision medicine, such as our MyCode® genomic research initiative. Whether you prefer working in a busy urban center, a suburban area or a small-town setting, Geisinger has clinical and nonclinical positions open throughout our system.

With 12 physician-led hospital campuses to staff throughout Pennsylvania and in southern New Jersey, we offer a wide range of positions, a competitive, pay-for-performance salary structure and healthcare benefits from day one, including those for vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.

 Geisinger Health System is seeking licensed child and pediatric psychologists to join our growing Psychiatry Department at Geisinger Lewistown Hospital located in Lewistown, Pa.

We seek individuals with professional and/or internshipexperience in integrated primary care and child/pediatric psychology. Join a large team of enthusiastic psychologists working collaboratively with primary care providers and other disciplines in a high-quality, innovative academic healthcare system.

We have multiple openings for primary care sites throughout Pennsylvania. At Geisinger, our primary care psychologists:

·        Provide a broad range of behavioral health services to children and adolescents

·        Work within collaborative and integrated primary care practices

·        Participate in research/program evaluation of the Geisinger integrated care initiative

·        Supervise postdoctoral fellows, pre-doctoral interns, and other trainees in the integrated care setting  

·        Participate in teaching and training activities with various professionals

·        Can take advantage of a clinical faculty appointment available at Temple Medical School

A newly revised compensation and benefit plan is highly competitive with national market based benchmarks. Benefit package begins day one of employment and includes family medical, dental and vision coverage, paid malpractice with tail, paid relocation, and CME allowance of $3,500 and 15 days of meeting time a year.. Compensation is highly competitive and begins at $108,000.Additional compensation is available for individuals with ABPP certification.

Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital is a 123-bed acute care community hospital serving the 80,000 residents of Mifflin and Juniata counties and members of the contiguous counties of Centre, Perry, Snyder, and Huntingdon.  Established in 1905, the hospital provides inpatient, outpatient, wellness and community services while employing over 1,000 full-time and part-time employees and providing a Medical Staff consisting of 128 physicians and allied health practitioners representing specialties ranging from family medicine, internal medicine, and cardiology to infectious disease and general/cardiovascular surgery.