Growth opportunity for Surgical Gynecologist with UPMC in Somerset, PA
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Gynecology
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital
Location 15501, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship Yes

Job Description

Last Update: 11/30/22

Magee Women’s Specialty Services at UPMC Somerset has an immediate opportunity available for a full-time surgical gynecology provider to join a growing practice with a seasoned staff which includes two CRNPs, support staff, and currently three surgeons who rotate to the Somerset office two days each a month. Must have an MD or equivalent, be BC or BE in Ob/Gyn with the ability to obtain an unrestricted PA license. H1B visa sponsorship available.

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity exists for the candidate to grow volumes very quickly with surgical gynecology patients having limited access elsewhere in the region.
  • General gynecological examinations, procedures such as endometrial biopsies, IUD insertion and removal, and colposcopies are performed in the office located across from the hospital.
  • Minor/Major surgical procedures are performed at UPMC Somerset
  • The Same Day Surgery unit of UPMC Somerset is a 20-bed outpatient suite with the OR housing six operating theaters.
  • The Department of Surgery at UPMC Somerset as well as the outpatient physician practice have consistently received high customer service scores for their quality and patient safety.
  • The practice is open for patient services Monday through Friday and closed all major holidays.
  • There are plans for expansion to a larger facility in the Fall of 2022 to allow for practice growth.

What we Offer

  • Occurrence based malpractice
  • Sign-on Bonus or relocation assistance of $10,000
  • Clinical Academic appointment
  • CME allowance of $4166 annually
  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience
  • Outstanding benefit package including health, dental, vision and pension
  • 30 days PTO plus holidays
  • H1B visa sponsorship

About UPMC Somerset Hospital and UPMC

  • UPMC Somerset is a 111-bed community hospital serving a population of 74,000
  • With over 850 employees, UPMC-Somerset serves as a Primary Stroke Center as well as services in Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Orthopedics, Cardiology, Pulmonary Medicine, Pain Management, Surgical services, Urology and Women’s Health.
  • UPMC is a $23 billion world-renowned health care provider and insurer
  • 92,000 employees, including 4,900 physicians
  • Over 40 academic, community and specialty hospitals
  • Over 800 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites
  • UPMC is inventing new models of accountable, cost-effective, patient-centered care
  • Closely affiliated with University of Pittsburgh, ranked among the top 10 recipients of National Institutes of Health research funding since 1998

About the Community

  • Very reasonable cost of living
  • Beautiful, rural living in a safe town with all the amenities and a friendly, community vibe
  • Close proximity to the Pennsylvania turnpike and US-219 allows easy access to larger cities such as Pittsburgh and Washington D.C.
  • Somerset Historical Center, a 150-acre countryside history museum
  • Merchant Village, a 20,000 sq ft building supporting local businesses with 160 vendors
  • Laurel Arts’ Education and Dance Center as well as numerous fairs and festivals that celebrate the culture of the area
  • Jager and Friends Dog Park, Quecreek Mine Rescue Site, Glades Pike Winery
  • The Great Allegheny Passage which runs through Somerset County is a 334-mile car-free trail for hikers, runners and cyclists connecting Pittsburgh to Washington, D.C.
  • Home to three of the top ski resorts in the eastern U.S.
  • Somerset is the ultimate 4-season, outdoor playground with abundant, picturesque state parks for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobile trails, snowboarding, bicycling, whitewater rafting, paddleboarding, kayaking, hiking, boating, skeet shooting, zip lining, ATV riding, and much more!
  • Somerset County is home to several golf courses, ranging from nine-hole community courses to PGA-rated resort courses.
  • Excellent public and private schools, colleges and universities

Interested candidates should send their CV to Lori Leo, [Register to View]

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