Geisinger has an exciting opportunity for a Board-Certified Pediatrician to join an established FQHC-like clinic in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.The ideal candidate would be someone with 2-3 years of clinical experience, interested in medically complex and/or underserved populations, and Spanish-speaking. New graduates will also be considered.
The practice consists of 3 Pediatricians and 3 dedicated pediatric nurses. This practice is also currently recruiting an advanced practice provider (NP or PA). You will see 20-24 patients per day, with potential to grow.
The schedule is Monday – Friday. Call is shared with the larger group of Pediatricians and is 4-5 times/year. Saturday clinic hours are from 8 AM – 12 PM and 2-3 time per month covering phone calls.
CommunityCare Kistler Clinic is an FQHC-like practice featuring primary care for all ages with family medicine physicians. The Pediatrics team provides general pediatrics, with connections to Geisinger's pediatric subspecialists. We provide same-day and evening appointments. We are welcoming new patients and Geisinger accepts most major health insurance plans.
We offer a comprehensive benefit package including:
Competitive straight salary model linked to quality and values vs. productivity
Health Insurance benefits, including dental and vision, beginning on day 1 of employment
Malpractice insurance with tail coverage
CME is 15 days and $3500
Four weeks of paid vacation time annually
A 5% employer contribution to retirement
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania
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