Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups have an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Colon and Rectal Surgery physician to join the Surgical Service Line providing services at Mercy Philadelphia Hospital and Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital located in the greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area.
This opportunity offers the surgeon a practice combination of 70% of their time spent in the inpatient environment and the remaining 30% within the outpatient clinic. The qualified surgeon must be willing to assist in the General Surgery call service providing call coverage 1:5 to include weekends and holidays.
The selected surgeon will also have ability to build relationships to help in building a successful practice with the intention of obtaining Colorectal Accreditation from the ACOS/COC.
This role also has the opportunity to function in the role of Surgical Residency Director for the Mercy Health System Residency Program providing teaching and oversight to the residency faculty.
Previous Colon and Rectal Surgery practice experience is required for this opportunity. Preference will be shown to candidates who possess leadership experience.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right Colon and Rectal Surgery physician to become an integral part of Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups.
Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package based on training and clinical experience including:
- Malpractice coverage
- Paid vacation
- CME allowance
- Robust benefits package to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Short and Long term Disability Insurance
- 403(b) with Match
- License and DEA reimbursement
ABOUT THE FACILITY
Mercy Philadelphia Hospital has been caring for the communities in West and Southwest Philadelphia for over 100 years.
Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, its mission is characterized by a dedication to the poor and disadvantaged and by providing compassionate care to all patients.
In 2018, Mercy Philadelphia Hospital had 7,680 admissions, 48,627 visits in the Emergency Department, and 58,675 outpatient visits. The hospital has 157 licensed beds.
Clinical excellence and patient safety are top priorities at Mercy Philadelphia Hospital, as reflected by its A grade for Patient Safety from the Leapfrog Group. Other quality recognitions include its certification as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission, a Lung Cancer Screening Center and a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology, as well as accolades including Get with the Guidelines Gold Plus Achievement for Stroke Care and Get with the Guidelines Gold Award for Heart Failure.
Comprehensive services at Mercy Philadelphia Hospital include bariatrics, emergency, surgical, cardiac, critical care, oncology, wound care and hyperbarics, gastroenterology, behavioral health, physical and occupational rehabilitation, vascular, and interventional and diagnostic radiology. The Mercy Cancer Care program is accredited by The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, and is affiliated with the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network at Jefferson. In addition, affiliations with Penn Medicine Heart and Vascular Network and the Jefferson Neuroscience Network bring world-class cardiovascular and neurosurgical services, respectively, to the communities served by the hospital.
Through countless community outreach, such as free screenings, the popular and free Dine with the Docs series, support groups and education, as well as alliances with churches, community organizations and leaders, the hospital impacts the lives of thousands of residents annually.
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital located in Darby, PA is a 188-bed acute care community teaching hospital that has been serving a large number of economically fragile neighborhoods in Delaware County and Southwest Philadelphia for 85 years. In 2018, the hospital admitted 7,819 patients, cared for 40,473 people in the Emergency Department, and saw 149,884 outpatient registrations.
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is home to comprehensive heart and vascular care, cancer care, bariatrics, orthopedics and ambulatory services, advanced diagnostic and interventional radiology, gastroenterology services including a heartburn clinic, an endoscopy center, a sleep center, orthopedics, wound care, behavioral health services, acute inpatient rehabilitation, and physical and occupational therapy.
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is consistently recognized by leading healthcare accreditors and insurers for the quality of care provided to patients.
Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic comprises Mercy Health System (Southeastern Pennsylvania), Saint Francis Healthcare (Wilmington, DE), St. Mary Medical Center (Langhorne, Pa.), and their associated home health and LIFE programs, aligned joint ventures, sub-corporations, programs and services.
Formed in October 2018, the Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic region empowers the three Trinity Health Regional Health Ministries to be one unified, regional system with five hospitals, continuing care services and support services, operating from a position of strength across the many diverse neighborhoods we serve. Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic will serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the fifth-most-populous city in the United States, and the core of the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the country.
Located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia, the area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to historic Philadelphia with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants. Beaches, mountains, New York City and Washington DC are also just a short drive away.
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