Penn State Health Children's Hospital has an opportunity for a Pediatric Surgeon in the Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery.
Join a team of 7 Pediatric Surgeons and 3 Advanced practice providers at Penn State Children's Hospital which features the only level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia
Pediatric surgeons take after-hours call exclusively for the Children's Hospital
Appointment will be at the assistant/associate professor level, dependent on qualifications
High quality academic and clinical program
Excellent Junior Faculty Development Program
Medical degree – MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
BC/BE in Pediatric Surgery
Focus on neonatal, fetal or oncology care desired
A strong commitment to patient care, medical student and resident education and research/scholarly activity is necessary
Penn State Health
Penn State Health is multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The Children's Hospital celebrated a new era of patient and family centered care with the completion of a three-floor vertical expansion in October 2020 to meet the needs of children and families in central Pennsylvania who count on us for care. As the only children's hospital between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia fully equipped to treat the most severely ill children, Penn State Health Children's Hospital expanded our role as the region's pediatric health care leader.
Among the first hospitals in the nation to be named a Level 1 Children's Surgery Center by the American College of Surgeons Children's Surgery Verification Program.
We are the only medical facility in Pennsylvania to be accredited as both a Level 1 pediatric trauma center a Level 1 adult trauma center.
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.