Independent Community Hospital Looking for GI to join Growing Practice
Meadville Medical Center, a 235-bed community hospital, is looking for a BE/BC Gastroenterologist to meet the demands of a growing practice.
Generous financial package for the ideal candidate includes:
· Very Competitive income guarantee
· Generous sign-on bonus
· Relocation expenses
· $100,000 in educational loan repayment
The current GI sees around 2,500 cases per year, 50-60 a week. Meadville Medical Center has a new GI lab, with accommodations for two physicians. Equipment includes; EGD colonoscopy, ERCP, Capsule Endoscopy and ERBE generator for A/C with EMR charting. The average range of patients is 60% for ages and 18-65 and 39% over age 65. The physician will receive a full load of patients upon arrival at practice.
Meadville Medical Center has a medical staff of over 140, with 37 medical and surgical specialties represented. The acute care facility provides the newest technology for diagnostic, surgical, obstetrical and emergency services, while the non-acute facility offers inpatient mental health, drug and alcohol rehab, physical rehab, transitional care, newly renovated (summer 2009) outpatient surgery and a pain management center.
In the spring of 2008, Meadville Medical Center opened the Yolanda G. Barco Oncology Institute, a state- of- the- art comprehensive cancer care facility designed around the concept of treating the whole person – mind, body, and spirit.
Meadville Medical Center services all of Crawford County PA with a population of approximately 96,000 and is located in close proximity to Pittsburgh, Buffalo and Cleveland. With a rich and diverse history, the picturesque downtown district of Meadville is listed on the National Register of Historic places. Noted for outdoor recreation, Crawford County boasts six lakes and several state parks and woodlands that offer year-round recreation including hunting, fishing, skiing, power and sail boating. Dozens of local golf courses in the area take advantage of the stunning hills and various landscapes. Allegheny College, a private liberal arts college, is located in Meadville and adds a significant cultural and educational facet to the community. With beautiful and varied residential neighborhoods, excellent public and private school systems and churches of most denominations, Meadville is truly a great place to live.