Endocrinology Opening in Altoona, PA
Summit Recruiting Group
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Endocrinology
Location Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States

Job Description

Updated Date : 8/12/22
**Endocrinology opening in Altoona, PA** Located ~100 miles from Pittsburgh, PA **About the Opportunity:** - Full-time, permanent position - Competitive compensation package includes comprehensive benefits package inclusive of health, dental & vision insurance; retirement benefits, malpractice insurance and generous CME allowance. **About the Practice:** The Endocrinology Department is currently comprised of 3 endocrinologists, 3 physician assistants and a Certified Diabetic Educator. The Endocrinology Department provides care to patients referred by employed physicians within the health system as well as 70+ primary care physicians in the community who are on the hospitals medical staff. **About the Community:** The Altoona/Blair County/Central Pennsylvania region is a family-oriented community with excellent school systems, abundant cultural amenities, easy access to larger, neighboring cities, and unlimited outdoor and recreational opportunities. **About Health System:** 400-bed regional health care provider serving a six-county area in central Pennsylvania. Medical center is a level II trauma center, a regional cardiology, cardiac & vascular surgery center, a regional cancer center, and a JCAHO-Accredited Stroke Center. In addition, the medical center provides endovascular surgery, neurointervention and neurosurgery, behavioral health and a vascular and wound care center. The medical staff is comprised of approximately 400 primary care physicians and specialists and is part of a world-renowned healthcare provider and insurer based in Pittsburgh, PA. The health system operates 40 hospitals, 700 doctors offices and outpatient sites, employs over 4,900 physicians and 87,000+ employees, and offers an array of rehabilitation, retirement, and long-term care facilities and is closely affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh.