Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
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Family and Community Medicine
Academic Core Faculty Physician
Penn State Health – State College, Pa.
At Penn State Health-State College, our culture is focused on our core values – respect, integrity, teamwork and excellence! This is part of everything that we do, and is part of everything that we are. Being inspired means we value one another as members of a team that is committed to compassionate, excellent service and care for our patients, our community, and each other. A position with our team is more than just a job - it is a representation of the best in healthcare professionals.
Penn State Health-State College is currently seeking a full time BC/BE core faculty physician for our Family and Community Medicine residency program located in beautiful State College, Centre County, PA (better known as Happy Valley) – home to Penn State University's main campus. This position is outpatient with a focus on Wellness and Behavioral Health curriculum for residents.
Our Family and Community Medicine program strives to provide and train residents to learn time-sensitive acute and chronic primary care that is comprehensive, compassionate, coordinated and high-quality. We provide a safe, cost-effective environment that is patient-centered for the communities we serve.
The selected applicant will join our regional team of more than 50 providers located throughout seven regional practice sites. Our facilities offer a clean, friendly, fast-paced, and busy clinical environment to work amongst a collaborative care team, to include multiple specialty service lines. Our primary regional purpose is to support the healthcare needs of Penn State University covered lives and their dependents. However, as we continue to grow, our reach extends far into the local rural communities as well.
Centre County, Pennsylvania area is filled with history and is a great place to live, work, play, and learn. A thriving college town, State College is a destination for sports, concerts, performing arts, and seasonal festivals. It is centrally located with short distances from major cities like Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, New York City, and Washington DC. Our regional airport provides multiple daily trips to Philadelphia, Chicago, Newark, Detroit, and Washington, DC.
Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent and unrestricted PA medical license
Completion of an accredited Family Medicine Residency program
Board certification/eligibility in Family Medicine
Experience in an academic setting preferred
Ability to enhance and lead resident wellness and behavioral health curriculum
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties of Pennsylvania. Its mission is to continually improve the health and well-being of the people of Pennsylvania, and beyond. Our system includes seven large healthcare facilities within five major counties of focus, as well as 126 practices in 94 unique outpatient locations. Penn State Health employs more than 17,000 people, including 2,400 physicians and advanced practice providers.
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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.