Advance Practice Provider - Interventional Pain Medicine
Location: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Type: Part Time
Internal Number: R-22473
Geisinger is seeking an additional Advanced Practice Provider join our Interventional Pain Medicine team!
This is a 0.5 FTE position at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre in Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is a campus of Geisinger Wyoming Valley in Wilkes-Barre, PA that includes an emergency department, urgent care, same-day and short-stay surgeries, rehabilitation, and pain management.
The Interventional Pain Centers at Geisinger provide diagnoses and treatment of pain problems. They are staffed by anesthesiologists, advanced practitioners, rehabilitation medicine providers, and neurosurgeons.
About the Position:
Both Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners will be considered
20 hour per week position
Typical days (Monday through Friday) run 7:30am – 4:00pm; Seeing both consults and returning patients
Advanced Practice Providers will rotate with all physicians
Comprehensive benefits package including paid vacations and holidays, 403(b) retirement plan, competitive CME allowances, and excellent health/dental/vision
Relocation assistance available
About the Location: Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre (GSWB) is in the thriving town of Wilkes-Barre, PA in the northeastern part of the state and is short drive from New York City and Philadelphia with delightfully low costs-of-living and a wide array of exciting things to see and do.
About Geisinger: One of the nation's most innovative health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 1.5 million patients in Pennsylvania. The system includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, two research centers, and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With approximately 32,000 employees and more than 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger leverages an estimated $12.7 billion positive annual impact on the Pennsylvania economies. Visit geisinger.org or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
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