UPMC Pinnacle and UPMC Children's Harrisburg, is recruiting a board-certified medical director to lead our pediatric services in Harrisburg, Pa.
The medical director is responsible for leading and coordinating all activities related to the pediatric universal unit and pediatric subspecialties as well as pediatric services throughout UPMC Pinnacle. This is an exciting opportunity for successful leader to expand our pediatric services in the central Pennsylvania area.
Board-certified or board-eligible in Pediatrics, or completed a pediatric subspecialty fellowship
The ideal candidate will have five years or more of hospital based pediatric care. Experience as a pediatric hospitalist, intensivist, or pulmonologist, or other critical care specialist is a plus.
Competitive base salary plus incentive bonus based on quality goals
Health, life, and disability insurance
Medical malpractice insurance
Defined contribution plan; 403(b) plan with employer match
About South Central Pennsylvania The greater Harrisburg area features both rural and suburban living and boasts an abundance of sports, arts, cultural events, and entertainment. The region includes historically significant areas such as Gettysburg and world-famous attractions such as Hersheypark.
Listed among Forbes.com “America's Most Livable Cities,” and ranked in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Cities to Live,”, Harrisburg is centrally located and is only a two- to three-hour drive away from New York City, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.
The area offers top-rated public schools, blue-ribbon private schools, and some of Pennsylvania's top colleges and universities. Area school districts are consistently ranked in the top 20 percent of Pennsylvania. With affordable homes — a composite cost of living index of 99.7, compared to 126.5 in Philadelphia — it's a great place to grow a career and family.
About UPMC Pinnacle UPMC Pinnacle is a nationally recognized leader in providing high-quality, patient-centered health care services in central Pennsylvania and surrounding rural communities. The not-for-profit system cares for more than 1.2 million area residents yearly, providing life-saving emergency care, essential primary care and leading-edge diagnostic services. The UPMC Pinnacle health system includes seven acute care hospitals with 1,157 licensed beds, over 150 outpatient clinics and ancillary facilities, more than 2,900 physicians and allied health professionals, and approximately 11,000 employees. It is a health care hub serving Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, York, Lancaster, Lebanon, Juniata, Franklin, Adams and parts of Snyder counties.