Staff Physician - Rheumatology in Hershey, PA

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Posted 8 weeks ago

Penn State Health St. Joseph is seeking a BC/BE family medicine physician to join as a faculty member in our 7-7-7 Family and Community Medicine Residency Program in Berks County, PA. The Family and Community Medicine Residency Program strives to provide excellent education in training family physicians to provide comprehensive, compassionate, coordinated and continuous high quality patient-centered care to the community served by our Program. The Program serves minority and Spanish speaking populations.

Duties include teaching, mentoring, advising, and supervising residents; engaging in scholalry activity; and providing patient care. The Residency Program fosters a supportive family-oriented environment that encourages work-life balance.

Job Requirements:

Medical Degree- M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent

Completion of an accredited Family Medicine residency program

Board certification/eligibility in Family Medicine

Experience in an academic setting preferred

Spanish speaking highly preferred

About Penn State Health:

Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 14,000 people systemwide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children's Hospital, and Penn State Cancer Institutebased in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., and more than 2,000 physicians and direct care providers at more than 100 medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital, Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. In December 2017, Penn State Health partnered with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University's medical school. Withcampuses in State College and Hershey, Pa., the College of Medicine boasts a portfolio of more than $90 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.