Grow your Career as Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at a Top 15 Health System
St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem Campus
St. Lukes University Health Network
St. Luke’s University Health Network, the region’s largest, most established health system, a major teaching hospital, and one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. The Director will be responsible for leading, administering, and supervising all aspects of the Pediatric Emergency Medicine program.
The Program Director will have dedicated time for administrative, educational, strategic, and research initiatives and provide oversight and development of the Pediatric Emergency Medicine program.
About the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics:
· Robust 12 hospital Network spread over a diverse geographic area providing emergency care for over 320,000 patients annually.
· St. Luke’s emergency medicine includes comprehensive stoke centers, 4 PCI centers, a level 1 trauma center, a level 2 trauma center and four level 4 trauma centers.
· In addition to patient care, the emergency department also supports and trains emergency medicine residents at two separate emergency medicine residencies. We currently have an emergency medicine residency with 12 residents per year at St. Luke’s University Hospital - Bethlehem. Our second residency is currently in process and will train 10 residents per year at St. Luke’s Anderson Campus.
· The inpatient pediatric units are located at St. Luke’s University Hospital – Bethlehem Campus. A new 17 bed inpatient pediatric unit will open Spring 2022 and the Network’s first Pediatric Intensive Care Unit opened with 8 beds in early 2020
Must be Board Certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine,
Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience.
Must be clinically active in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Have previous leadership/administrative experience and strong team building skills
Willing to combine Administrative and Diagnostic (teaching) Responsibilities (50/50)
About St. Lukes University Health Network
St. Luke’s is one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals as well as the largest and most established health system in the region. We are a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of 16,000 employees providing services at 12 hospitals and over 300 outpatient sites. With annual net revenue of $2 billion, the Network’s service area includes 10 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe and Schuylkill counties in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. To learn more about St. Luke’s, please visit us at www.SLHN.org
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR CANDIDATES: COVID-19 VACCINE REQUIREMENT
As a leading healthcare provider, St. Luke’s University Health Network is committed to protecting our employees, patients and community. As we continue to provide quality care to our patients, we are taking important next steps to prevent undue harm to our employees & ensure our patients have a safe environment for medical care and treatment. Effective immediately, St. Luke’s is requiring all new hires, along with our current employees, to be fully vaccinated against COVID as a condition of employment. Medical or religious exemptions will be reviewed as per our policy and guidelines.
Posted October 4, 2021