General Surgeon/Acute Care/Critical Care
Excellent opportunity for a Critical Care/ General Surgeon in Suburban Philadelphia Region
Crozer-Keystone Health System, the premier health system in Delaware County, is seeking a Critical Care trained General Surgeon. This is a challenging and rewarding full time opportunity at a 424-bed tertiary care community teaching hospital. The Crozer-Chester Medical Center is a level II Regional Trauma Center, accredited by the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation and the American College of Surgeons. The Trauma Center treats approximately 2700 trauma and burn cases per year. The Regional Burn Center is separately covered by independent burn surgeons. The trauma service is supported by advanced practice staff, three full-time neurosurgeons and dedicated orthopedic surgery and interventional radiology services.
Applicants must be board certified/eligible by the American Board of Surgery. The ideal candidate will be fellowship trained in surgical critical care/ trauma, while holding Board Certification in General Surgery. Those without critical care training need at least 2 years of full time trauma experience. We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated, have excellent communication skills and are goal-oriented. This position calls for someone with a strong commitment to education for residents and medical students and to clinical research. Duties include building a general surgical practice while joining in trauma call rotation. CKHS currently employs Acute Care surgeons for the daily management of Trauma patients and coverage for ED admissions.
This is an employed position with the Crozer-Keystone Health Network (CKHN). Crozer-Keystone Health Network (CKHN) is the largest primary care and specialty physician network in Delaware County, and is part of Crozer-Keystone Health System (CKHS). CKHS is a non-profit, well-integrated major provider of a full spectrum of wellness, prevention, acute care, rehabilitation and restorative care to the community, as well as being the largest employer in Delaware County, PA.
We offer competitive salary, liability malpractice insurance, paid tail coverage and other excellent benefits. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply with CV for consideration.
For more information and/or to apply, please contact:
Crozer-Keystone Health Network
Thirty Medical Center Blvd., Suite 101
Upland, PA 19013