Commonwealth Health is seeking a board certified General Surgeon to join a large multi-specialty hospital group to work out of Moses Taylor Hospital and Regional Hospital of Scranton (both located in Scranton, PA). Potential call coverage 1:3.
The position offers a competitive compensation package that may include relocation allowance, medical education debt reimbursement, CME allowances, monthly stipend and bonuses for the right candidate!
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.
The area is also strengthened by quality institutions of higher education including the University of Scranton, routinely ranked in the U.S. News and World Report top 10 Universities in the NE U.S. issuing Master’s Degrees while King College, Wilkes University, Misericordia University, Penn State (satellite campuses), Marywood and many other quality public and private college and Universities are located here. Quality education, from preschool through graduate school, is one of the region’s top priorities.