Penn State Health Staff Physician - Pediatrics Adolescent Medicine in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 8am - 5pm
The Division of Adolescent Medicine at the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State Children's Hospital is seeking an experienced Pediatrician to serve as a school-based primary care provider supporting the Milton Hershey School Located in Hershey, Pa.
This physician will join a growing academic division that provides care at multiple locations across Central Pennsylvania with a strong educational and research portfolio. This unique role is assigned as part of a primary care team supporting the Milton Hershey School. Milton Hershey School is one of the country’s best independent schools. It offers life-changing opportunities and experiences that other schools simply cannot. Everything is provided at no cost to students, thanks to the foresight and generosity of Milton and Catherine Hershey.
Penn State Health offers competitive salary and benefits. Relocation assistance, CME funds, Penn State University tuition discount for employees and dependents, LTD and Life insurance, and so much more!
The ideal candidate will have several years of post-training experience as a Pediatrician Clinical Interests in ADHD, Behavioral health issues or other interests with a record of accomplishment in education is preferred. Applicants will need to have a strong background and interest in school based health, policy creation and general pediatrics. Leadership and management experience or skills preferred, and Spanish-speaking abilities a plus. Academic appointment commensurate with experience and record of accomplishment.
Located in a safe family-friendly setting, Hershey, PA, our local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or 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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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 Institute based 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. With campuses 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.
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