Physician - Geriatrics, Abington Jefferson Health

Abington, PA

Abington Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health

Key Info

full-time

Inpatient and outpatient

Physician – Geriatrics, Abington Jefferson Health

Abington - Jefferson Health, located in Abington, Pennsylvania, has a full-time opportunity for a Physician in Geriatrics.  Candidates should be board certified in internal medicine (or family medicine) and geriatrics, having completed an accredited residency in internal medicine or family medicine plus geriatrics fellowship. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing outpatient primary care in our faculty practice as well as consultation to geriatric patients in the inpatient and outpatient settings.
  • Following nursing home and assisted living patients in affiliated long term care facilities
  • Supervising and teaching medical students, internal medicine residents and geriatric medicine fellows in ambulatory, hospital and long term care settings.  The physician will be a key clinical faculty member for our geriatrics fellowship program.  Faculty appointment at affiliated medical schools including Jefferson is available. 

Jefferson offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefit package, including generous time off allowance for Physicians.  Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.

For more information, contact Wendy.Gable@jefferson.edu.

About Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health

Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 full and part-time students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.

Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation’s best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.

Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.

As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.


Posted May 15, 2020

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