Geriatric Medicine - Post Acute Care, Sayre, PA - $250k starting salary
The Guthrie Clinic
Location: Sayre, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 555241
Geriatric Medicine - Post Acute Care - Sayre, PA
Geriatric Medicine - Valley area
Guthrie is seeking a motivated Physician - Geriatrician/Family Medicine/Internal Medicine, with a passion for providing primary care to patients in affiliated, off-site, post acute care settings in Sayre and Athens, PA along with Waverly, Owego, Big Flats and Corning, NY.
The ideal candidate for this is one who seeks to impact the care and comfort of our aging population while building meaningful relationships with the residents and their families and the health care providers who are responsible for their care.
Excellent physicians and advanced practitioners choose Guthrie because of a shared commitment to our community and to each other. The Guthrie Clinic was founded on the principle that people in small towns deserve the same access to high quality medical care as those in big cities. Non-profit and physician-led, we deliver on that promise through an integrated health care delivery system caring for patients across the Twin Tiers of New York and Pennsylvania. Our focus on our patients and quality care has never wavered.
We are glad you are interested in joining our team.
At Guthrie you can work in an environment that is supportive both professionally and personally.
Work Life Balance
Flexible schedules available in some locations
Generous Paid Time Off annually, in addition to holidays and sick time
Call is 1:7
Dedication to Quality Patient Care
Provide preventative and primary care for patients in assigned long term care facilities
Practice full-spectrum Internal Medicine / Family Medicine / Gerontological care under the Medical Directorship of a Guthrie employed Physician
Opportunity for a mixed model practice to include Outpatient, Inpatient or Long Term Care based on candidate preference
Work with larger network of primary care physicians to provide the best care possible for residents
Strong support from a growing team based program with multiple physicians and APPs in each facility
Collaborate with the nursing staff and the patients' families
Work with the facility's various quality improvement teams
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits
Base salary starting at $250,000 annually
Medical school loan repayment - $150,000
Medical Directorship certificate cost covered
Full benefits including medical, dental and disability insurance
Guthrie Retirement Savings Plan (403B) with employer match and age-based contributions
Allowance for licensure fees, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) certificate, and renewals
$10,000 referral bonus if you refer a physician that we hire on a full-time basis
Meeting time – 14 days with options for home study
$3,400 annually for conference registration, certifications, membership fees for specialty-specific medical societies
Physician mentoring and leadership training opportunities available
Teaching opportunities available - Family Medicine & Internal Medicine residencies
Guthrie’s Robert Packer Hospital Medical Education Department offers residency programs in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and General Surgery; fellowships in GI, Cardiology and Pulmonary/Critical Care to start in 2020. Medical student training is provided for students from affiliated medical schools.
Relocation expenses paid
Trailing spouse placement assistance available
Physician professional and social special interest groups
Dedicated Onboarding Specialist and Provider Services team to ensure a successful start at Guthrie
About the Area
This region offers breathtaking natural beauty and provides a quiet, safe environment for families with beautiful homes and neighborhoods. With plenty of cultural and sports activities of its own, Guthrie’s central location affords the benefits of dining, shopping, culture and recreation in small cities and communities, with easy access to big cities like New York and Philadelphia.
About the Hospital
A 254-bed tertiary care referral center, Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, Pa., is the recipient of numerous national awards for the high quality care it provides to patients. The hospital is a Regional Level II Trauma Center, accredited by the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation, and is served by Guthrie Air, a regional aeromedical helicopter program. Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital offers a full range of diagnostic, medical and surgical services, including:
We are Guthrie. Where compassion and excellence come together to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve. Every person. Every time.You went into medicine to make a difference. But you’d also like to have a life. Discover Guthrie, where you’ll have the opportunity to do both. One visit to Guthrie and you’ll agree that things are a bit different here. Maybe it’s because we’re physician-led and follow our founder’s patient-centered model of care. Maybe it’s because the people we work with every day really want to be here – and it shows. Or maybe it’s just something visceral that you can’t quite name, grounded in the natural beauty that surrounds us.