Pediatric Opening in Altoona, PA
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Pediatrics
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 5/13/24
**Peds Hospitalist opening - Altoona, PA** Located 98m to Pittsburgh **Position Details** - Full-time, permanent - Hospital employed **Compensation/Benefits** - Relocation assistance - Sign-on bonus - $4,000 CME allowance - Competitive base salary commensurate with experience - Outstanding benefit package including health, dental, life, vision and disability insurance - Retirement plan with employer match **About the Group** - 400-bed regional tertiary health care system for residents in central Pennsylvania - Joint Commission certified thrombectomy capable stroke center with 24/7 care and a renowned interventional neurology program - Other signature services include Level ll Trauma Center, Cancer Center, Heart & Vascular Institute, Womens - 400 primary care and specialty credentialed physicians on medical staff - A patient safety grade in Leapfrogs most recent hospital safety survey - 4-star quality hospital, as rated by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services (CMS). - HeartCARE Center National Distinction of Excellence award recipient by the American College of Cardiology. **About the Community:** - You can choose to live in the Altoona/Hollidaysburg area or State College (hometown of Penn State University's main campus). Both communities offer safe and enriching environments to enjoy work/life balance - Located in the Altoona/Blair County/Central Pennsylvania region - Very reasonable cost of living - Excellent school systems - Abundant cultural amenities including theatre, symphony, minor league baseball, transportation history, festivals, Big10 sports and national touring performing artists - Centrally located with easy access to larger, neighboring cities. Between 40 minutes to 4.5 hours to major cities including Pittsburgh, State College, Philadelphia, DC, and NYC. - Mountains to climb and ski, rivers and lakes to paddle and fish, trails and roadways to bike, numerous golf courses, tennis and pickle ball courts right here! - Everything you need within a 15-minute drive no rush hour traffic, no parking fees