General Surgeon

Location
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Posted
Oct 01, 2020
Closes
Oct 31, 2020
Ref
76993
Profession
Physician

Preparing for a Career Break

St. Luke’s University Health Network, the region’s largest, most established health system, a major teaching hospital, and one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a passionate BC/BE Pediatric General Surgeon to join us and contribute to the growth of our rapidly developing Pediatric Surgery program!

St. Luke’s pediatrics department is growing and expanding our offering of services. We are seeking providers who are innovative and excited by growth and new opportunities. If you are excited by the prospect of working with our experienced pediatric surgeon to build and shape a new surgical division in a supportive environment, we look forward to speaking with you! To learn more, please visit https://www.slhn.org/pediatriccareers

Highlights include:

  • Large referral base from the Department of Pediatrics comprised of inpatient, primary care and specialty care providers across a variety of practice locations throughout the region.
  • The current inpatient units, located at St. Luke’s University Hospital in Bethlehem, PA, all have 24/7 in-house hospitalist and intensivist coverage.  These include an 18 bed pediatric med/surg unit, an 8 bed PICU, and a surgical NICU.  In addition, there is a 26 bed Level III NICU at St. Luke’s Anderson Campus and an 8 bed Level II NICU at St. Luke’s Allentown Campus.
  • Strong OR resources - Pediatric anesthesiology (MDs and CRNAs), pediatric minimally invasive equipment and appropriate block time.
  • Multiple growing pediatric subspecialty practices – including radiology, pulmonology, GI, cardiology, neurology and more!
  • Growing OB department with over 4,000 deliveries per year.  Strong MFM division as referral base for fetal anomalies/neonatal surgery.
  • Teaching and research opportunities with our well-established General Surgery residency program, medical school and affiliation with Temple University.
  • Robust 12 hospital Network spread over a diverse geographic area providing emergency care for over 350,000 patients annually.
  • St. Luke’s emergency medicine includes comprehensive stroke centers, 4 PCI centers, a level 1 adult trauma center and two level 4 trauma centers.
     

In joining St. Luke’s University Health Network you’ll enjoy:

  • Substantial compensation and a rich benefits package, including malpractice insurance, health and dental insurance, & CME allowance
  • Starting bonus!
  • Work/life balance & flexibility 
  • Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
  • A culture in which innovation is highly valued
  • Professional support and growth within the network
  • Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic development opportunities

About St. Luke’s University Health Network

Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of more than 16,000 employees providing services at 12 hospitals and 300+ outpatient sites.  With annual net revenue greater than $2 billion, the Network’s service area includes 11 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe, Schuylkill and Luzerne counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey. 

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact:

Christine Figler

Physician Recruiter

St. Luke’s University Health Network

Christine.Figler@sluhn.org

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