Penn State Health

Explore a Career at Penn State Health as a Pediatric Hospitalist | Competitive Comp, Sign-On Bonus + Exciting Perks

Pennsylvania

full-time
Inpatient

Job Highlights

  • Routine Procedures
  • Non-Profit Employer
  • Less than 1 Hour from an International Airport
  • Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center of Pediatric Hospital Medicine is seeking a Pediatric Hospitalist to join our growing team here in Reading, PA!

    Job Details

    1. Join a group of 2 other dedicated pediatricians
    2. Coverage for Level 1 Newborn Nursery, Inpatient General Pediatric patients, and ED consults
    3. Level 2 NICU on-site with 24/7 coverage by neonatologists/NNPs
    4. Community Hospital within a larger health system that has support of the Children’s Hospital
    5. Shifts include daytime rounding at the hospital and overnight home call 
    6. Teaching hospital with a family medicine residency program and medical students

    Job Qualifications

    1. BC/BE in General Pediatrics. Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine experience preferred, certification not required
    2. MD, D.O., or foreign equivalent
    3. Ability to acquire a license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
    4. Participation in teaching and engagement with the division’s quality improvement

    Job Highlights

    1. Competitive compensation and benefits including quality and productivity bonuses
    2. Sign-on bonus and relocation assistance
    3. CME funds
    4. Commitment to patient safety in a team approach model
    5. Experienced colleagues and collaborative leadership

    About The Area

    Berks County maintains a perfect balance of urban, rural, and suburban settings. Our community offers diverse outdoor and cultural activities, outstanding schools, and quality of life with easy accessibility to shore points, airports, and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington, DC, and New York City!

    Penn State Health St. Joseph is a non-profit network consisting of St. Joseph Medical Center, St. Joseph Downtown Reading Campus, St. Joseph Medical Group, and St. Joseph Provider Hospital Organization (PHO). Founded in 1873 by the Sisters of St. Francis, the network provides a full range of outpatient and inpatient diagnostic, medical, and surgical services. The 380,000 sq. ft., 212-bed state-of-the-art hospital, and health campus opened in late 2006 on 40 acres in Bern Township. In 2015, St. Joseph Regional Health Network was the first member to transition into Penn State Health, a newly created non-profit entity of Penn State University.

    Location Insights

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      Access to Parks

    • A

      Commute

    • A-

      Access to Outdoor Activities

    • A-

      Access to Restaurants

    • B

      Cost of Living

    • C

      Overall

    • Total Population

      88,232

    • Median Rent

      $811

    • Median Home Value

      $73,200

    • Median Income

      $32,176

    Posted February 2, 2024