This is truly an extraordinary time to join the Lehigh Valley Health Network. LVHN is one of the nation's most advanced health networks, offering comprehensive care in 95 clinical specialties. We are the region's largest employer and the health care provider of choice for more people in the region. Love Where You Work!
We are hiring a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Physician who has exceptional clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team in beautiful Allentown, PA
Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) has been a core flagship service for the Children's Hospital dating back 25 years. The division continues to grow, and colleagues are engaged in myriad hospital committees and leadership roles. We are seeking an additional physician to keep up with continued growth and changes to physician responsibilities.
Academic Inpatient pediatric hospital medicine service
Care of Children ages 0-21
General pediatric and specialty admissions
Rounding on resident teaching service
Night call triage and precepting admission with in-person oversight when needed
Weekends 1-2 per month
ICU, ED and Nursery covered by other teams, not PHM
Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Pediatrics. PHM BC not required
Prior experience as an attending is preferred
A valid PA Medical License or ability to obtain one is required
Benefits & Perks:
Attractive Work Schedule & Starting Bonus
Highly Competitive compensation with a superb benefits package
Low-cost health insurance for employees and their families
Top-tier retirement programs
Educational Stipend and Loan Forgiveness Assistance Program
Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.