Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a BE/BC Pediatrician to provide high level and patient-centered care at Roseville Pediatrics.
Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:
Prescribe and administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccinations, and other specialized medical care to treat and prevent illness, disease, and injury in infants and children up to seventeen years of age. Consults with patients and parents/legal guardians to determine the appropriate course of treatment. Recommends and orders tests to determine extent of illness or help diagnose condition. Monitors lab results, medication adherence and medication toxicities. Examines patient regularly to assess growth and development, both mentally and physically. Explain procedures and test results to patients and parents and/or legal guardians. Advise parents and/or legal guardians concerning the diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention for the minor child. Monitor patient conditions and progress and reevaluate as necessary Refer patient to a medical specialist when appropriate. Represents the practice at Hospital committees in such a manner that the burden of attending the meetings is reasonably distributed among all of the physicians in the group. Assists in recruiting and interviewing of new physicians and staff to the practice. Attends Directors' and Committee meetings. Acquires the necessary CME credits and takes required certification examinations to maintain re-certification status. Other duties as assigned. JOB REQUIREMENTS
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Medical Doctor (MD), Doctor of Osteopathy (DO), issued by the Accreditation Council on Medical Education. Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics or Board eligible. Current Medical licensure issued by PA State Board of Medicine or the PA State Board of Osteopathic Medicine. Successful completion of Pediatric Residency. Prior experience in clinical medicine as a Pediatric Physician. A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs, i.e. not excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal or state health insurance program.
At least three (3) years clinical patient care experience as a specialist in Pediatrics.
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About Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health
Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), is a 631-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare). Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.
Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown Outpatient and Suburban Outpatient Pavilions, along with additional outpatient centers and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region. Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational, Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in healthcare.
A four time designated Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, Penn Medicine Lanc...aster General Health has been recognized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals in 2015-16 in three specialties. It is also one of only seven hospitals in the country with all of the following distinctions:
5 Star Rating on Medicare.gov Hospital Compare
Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals 2017
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A
US News List of High Performing Hospitals
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