Medical Pediatrics Job In Berwick, Pennsylvania
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Berwick Hospital Center in Berwick, Pennsylvania is seeking a BC/BE Internal Medicine Pediatrics physician.
- This is an outpatient only opportunity
- Can either be private practice or join an independent provider who is retiring
- Interest in Pediatrics a plus
- A competitive recruitment package is available!
Berwick Hospital Center is a 101-bed, acute care facility where technology and skilled professionals come together to provide compassionate, customer-focused care. The hospital has cared for the people of Berwick and its surrounding communities for more than 100 years and offers a full range of health care services including inpatient, outpatient, medical, surgical and emergency care. Berwick is 2.5 hours from both Philadelphia and New York City.
The Berwick city population is 12,500 while the service area population is over 65,000. Berwick's founder named the town after Berwick-Upon-Tweed, England, in 1786. The American sister city in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, overlooks the Susquehanna River, which has inspired Robert Lewis Stevenson, James Fenimore Cooper and Stephen Foster, among others. The chamber of business and industry serves an area population of about 25,000, with half of those living in Berwick. Berwick is located less than 150 miles from New York City and Philadelphia.
Pick your season and your activity. Golf courses abound, as do opportunities for sailing, golf, tennis, camping, hiking, hunting, fishing and snow-mobiling. Berwick is a ridge or two away from the Pocono Mountains' ski slopes and year-round resorts. The nearby Wilkes-Barre/Scranton area is home to farm teams for both the Philadelphia Phillies baseball club and the Pittsburgh Penguins ice hockey franchise. The area has preserved its past for today's enjoyment through efforts to preserve some 20 covered bridges, making Columbia County the nation's covered bridge capital.
Penn State campuses at Hazleton and Wilkes-Barre are also within easy driving distance, as are Wilkes, Bloomsburg, Susquehanna and Bucknell Universities, the University of Scranton, College Misericordia and Kings and Marywood Colleges.
Berwick Hospital Center includes a 101-bed acute care hospital and the 240-bed Berwick Retirement Village long-term care facility. Accredited by The Joint Commission, Berwick Hospital Center maintains a medical staff of more than 75 physicians, with specialties that include neurology, pain management, OB/GYN, endocrinology, general surgery, pulmonology and more. The facility offers an array of services, including 24-hour emergency care, cardiology, behavioral health for older adults, physical and occupational rehabilitation, critical care and outpatient testing, as well as digital mammography (certified by the American College of Radiology), MRI, general ultrasound and breast ultrasound.