Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a full-time faculty as Intensivist for a 30-bed, state-of-the-art Heart and Vascular Intensive Care Unit (HVICU). The HVICU Intensivist team provides medical management to patients with complex therapies and interventions for advanced cardiac and pulmonary failure, including Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), Total Artificial Heart (TAH), Cardiac Transplantation, Complex Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, and all subspecialties of cardiology practice. The HVICU Intensivists work in collaboration with a team of acute care nurse practitioners and anesthesiologists to provide around-the-clock care.
Candidates will have completed residency and appropriate subspecialty training in any one of the following: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Cardiology, Heart Failure and Transplant/Mechanical Circulatory Support. As faculty members employed by Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, candidates will be involved in clinical, teaching and research activities.
Medical Degree—M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent
Completion of accredited residency program(s) listed above
Eligible for license to practice medicine in the state of Pennsylvania
Candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a letter of interest and CV to:
The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Central Pennsylvania’s only academic medical center, is home to several hospitals, clinical and research institutes, and the Penn State College of Medicine. The Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute (PSHHVI) is a multispecialty collaborative that provides comprehensive heart and vascular care by a group of interdisciplinary leaders from all heart and vascular subspecialties. This union of specialties affords providers with enhanced collaboration and optimizes patient care. We are a resource and quaternary center providing cutting edge treatments to patients with cardiovascular disease. The campus is located in Hershey, PA, in close proximity to New York City, Washington D.C., Philadelphia and Baltimore.
The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer-Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.
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About Penn State Health
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.