Wilkes-Barre General Hospital is seeking a BE/BC Critical Care Intensivist for a hospital employed position. The position offers competitive salary, productivity incentive, medical education debt repayment, and moving expense allowance for the right candidate.
Wilkes-Barre General Hospital has a newly constructed state of the art Critical Care Tower offering 34 modern patient rooms including decontamination suites, 6 CTICU, and 28 MICU/SICU/CCU beds. The newly formed Medical Intensivist Program will complement the Level II Trauma Center and its well established surgical critical program.
Wilkes-Barre General Hospital is Northeastern Pennsylvania’s largest community hospital, with 412-beds and a medical staff of more than 400 physicians representing nearly 50 medical and surgical specialties. It has long been recognized for excellence in heart and vascular care, and an emergency department that treats over 60,000 patients a year.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton area is in the top 50 TV markets within the US. While maintaining the small community-feel that makes it a great place to raise a family, there are over 1M people in a 50-mile radius of Wilkes-Barre. The area is only a short drive, two hours, from New York City and Philadelphia and just slightly further to the NJ and Delaware shores. Quality education from preschool through graduate school, is one of the region's top priorities.