Regional Director of Women's Cardiovascular Health, Geisinger Western Region
Location: Lewistown, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: R-00061
The Geisinger Heart and Vascular Institute is seeking a Regional Director of Women's Cardiovascular Health with primary practice location in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, just 30 minutes south of Penn State!
This new physician leader will work closely with Geisinger's Regional Chief of Cardiology to establish a Women's Cardiovascular Health Program that encompasses the Western Region of Pennsylvania (Lewistown, State College and the surrounding area.) They will provide clinical leadership, strategic direction, operational expertise, and oversee quality metrics related to women's cardiovascular health, including risk reduction/prevention. This position will collaborate with system-side Women's Health leadership for support on initiatives and goals throughout the Geisinger footprint.
The candidate will stay highly active in cardiology clinic care in the Western Region by participating in general clinic coverage and call. The cardiology practice is a fully equipped, state of the art hospital-based practice with cardiac diagnostics labs including stress tests, echo, ambulatory monitoring, cardiac CT with FFR and Cardiac MRI
Compensation and benefits package include:
Competitive compensation with base salary
401(k) employer contributed retirement
403(b) and 457(b) pre-tax retirement vehicles available
Medical malpractice and tail coverage
Generous vacation time at 20 days per fiscal year
CME time up to 15 days per fiscal year
CME reimbursement up to $3,500 per fiscal year
Life insurance, AD&D and disability coverage
The region offers an outstanding quality of life with a university town environment, including excellent restaurants and cultural activities, and some of the top nationally ranked public and private schools. State College offers a local airport for distant travel and easy access to Interstate-80 for weekend getaways to Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and New York City.
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania
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At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, 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 sequencingprograms, 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 1...3 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.
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