Penn State Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center is seeking a BC/BE Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician to join our downtown Reading clinic located in Berks County, PA. Our Reading clinic has five providers (2 MD’s and 3 PA’s). The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with uninsured and underinsured individuals, and have experience working in an inner city setting. Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus.
The Penn State Health St. Joseph Downtown Campus is the largest primary care provider in the City of Reading, operating out of a thriving 266,000 square foot facility that provides family practice, women’s and children’s services, as well as diagnostic services.
Berks County provides great culture, history, entertainment and sports. It is family friendly, with reasonable housing options and outstanding schools. We are located near major roadways with good access to large cities.
The selected candidate will enjoy a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including:
Health, dental, vision, malpractice, long- and short-term disability insurances provided
401K with employer match
CME stipend + days off
Generous PTO allowance
Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent
Completion of an accredited residency program
Board certification/eligibility in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
Eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
About Penn State Health St. Joseph
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.
St. Joseph has 16 Ambulatory Care Centers stretching throughout Berks County, which offer urgent care, imaging studies, lab work and other ambulatory services and procedures. St. Joseph’s Downtown Reading Campus at 6th and Walnut Streets anchors the ambulatory network and is the largest primary care provider in the City of Reading, operating out of a thriving 266,000 square foot facility that provides family practice, women’s and children’s services and diagnostic services. The downtown facility has been lauded as a model for inner city primary care as well as offers innovative patient-centered approaches to pre-natal/maternity care and diabetes management. It also is pioneering the implementation of patient-centered medical home practices.
St. Joseph Medical Group is a network of 90+ physicians and advanced practice providers. The group includes: specialists in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Hospitalists, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, General Surgery, Women’s Services and Vascular Surgery and is committed, along with the entire 385-member medical staff of providing the Berks region with the best medical care available from board certified and fellowship-trained physicians. St. Joseph also offers a family practice medical residency program, and provides clinical training for several nursing and allied health professionals. The network has about 1600 employees, $220 million in annual revenues and nearly 50,000 annual emergency room visits.
Penn State Health is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer-Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.
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About Penn State Health
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.