Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Penn State Health Children's Hospital Division of Pediatric Neurology is recruiting a Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatric Neurologist! We are committed to excellent clinical care, teaching, and research. Interested applicants, please apply and send your CV and Cover Letter to Anderson Smith, Physician Recruiter at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are a division of 7 board certified pediatric neurologists, and 1 board certified pediatrician (headaches).
2 APPs (CRNP/PA-C).
A full complement of ancillary staff including excellent administrative support, 1 dietician/nutritionist, nurse coordinator and other nursing support, and clinical research associate support.
Our Pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring Unit has 2 beds.
Currently, 6 physicians with board certification in epilepsy and/or neurophysiology, one physician specializing in neuromuscular medicine.
In addition, we have an active MDA clinic, SMA Treatment Center, Ketogenic Diet Clinic, and Headache Clinic.
We are active in the Epilepsy Learning Health System quality initiative.
Abundant opportunities for teaching, research, community involvement and program development.
What we're seeking:
We are seeking someone board eligible or board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology; subspecialty interest/certification preferred but not necessary.
M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent
Ability to acquire a license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania BC/BE
An interest in research would be supported but is not required
Competitive salary and benefits
Sign on bonus and Relocation assistance
CME time and funds,
LTD and Life insurance, and so much more!
Penn State University tuition discount for employees and dependents
Our freestanding Children's Hospital (which just underwent a vertical expansion to accommodate pediatric needs in Central Pennsylvania) is located in Hershey, which is near Harrisburg (our state capital). Hershey and the surrounding area is a safe, family-friendly location, with access to excellent public schools. Our local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living, whether you prefer a more suburban setting or a thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. Known as the home of the Hershey chocolate bar, Hershey's community is rich in history and offers an abundant range of outdoor activities, arts, and diverse experiences. We're conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC. We're proud of our community involvement and encourage you to learn more about our organization
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Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endos...copy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.