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.