Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) seeks a BC/BE pediatrician to join our Adolescent Medicine program. This position is located in an office setting at our Lehigh Valley Hospital – 17th & Chew location in Allentown, PA, treating patients in the age range of 12-25 years.This is an exciting time in pediatrics at Lehigh Valley Health Network. Many adolescent issues are treated at Lehigh Valley Health Network by specialists at the Center for Adolescent Health or by our Child/Adolescent Psychiatry team. Our adolescent medicine specialists at the Center for Adolescent Health are physicians who completed a fellowship in adolescent medicine to address the physical, psychological and emotional issues teens encounter.
These services are affiliated with Many adolescent issues are treated at Lehigh Valley Health Network by specialists at the Center for Adolescent Health or by our Child/Adolescent Psychiatry team. Our adolescent medicine specialists at the Center for Adolescent Health are physicians who completed a fellowship in adolescent medicine to address the physical, psychological and emotional issues teens encounter.
These services are affiliated with Lehigh Valley Reilly Children's Hospital. We are the region’s only associate member of the Children’s Hospital Association (CHA). Our Children’s Hospital includes a 30-bed inpatient unit, 40-bed Level IV NICU, 8-bed Level II PICU and a 12-bed pediatric ER. We are excited and proud of the fact that we now have 3 full time pediatric surgeons to complement our general pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists in 28 subspecialty areas. LVHN also has an 18-slot freestanding, fully accredited pediatric residency program.
LVHN is located in the scenic Pennsylvania area known as The Lehigh Valley. Anchored by the city of Allentown, it is the fastest growing city in the state. Urban redevelopment that includes new businesses, sophisticated metropolitan-style housing, four-star restaurants and entertainment venues are credited with the city’s growth. Within 10 minutes of the downtown are beautiful suburban neighborhoods, city parks, bike trails, ski areas and more. The academic opportunities in the area include excellent public schools, highly regarded private schools plus 10 colleges and universities. More than 820,000 people live, work, learn and play in the greater Lehigh Valley.We are offering attractive salaries, great benefits and the camaraderie of professional colleagues who take pride in delivering outstanding pediatric care. Interested candidates please email your CV to Aisha.Al-Hommoud@LVHN.org or call 484-862-3241 for more information.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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About Lehigh Valley Health Network
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a premier health system in eastern Pennsylvania comprising eight campuses, an employed physician group with more than 700 physician and 300 advanced practice clinician members, and 16 community health centers. The medical staff has more than 1,200 physicians representing 95 specialties, and LVHN is the area’s largest employer with more than 18,000 employees. LVHN has a major academic affiliation with the University of South Florida and a unique partnership to provide an innovative medical education program to train tomorrow’s physicians.
A passion for better medicine is what drives everyone at Lehigh Valley Health Network to create one of America’s best hospitals and one of the nation’s top places to work. Our award-winning network has been listed as one of America’s Best Hospitals for 21 straight years by U.S. News and World Report.
LVHN is located in eastern Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, a beautiful suburban area with excellent school systems, a moderate cost of living, diverse cultural and recreational offerings and the convenience of being only 1 hour north of Philadelphia and 1.5 hours west of New York City.