Penn State Hershey Medical Center (PSHMC_) is seeking full-time faculty as Intensivists for a 30-bed, state-of-the-art Heart and Vascular Intensive Care Unit (HVICU). The HVICU Intensivist team provides medical management to patients with complex therapies and interventions for advanced cardiac and pulmonary failure, including Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), Total Artificial Heart (TAH), Cardiac Transplantation, Complex Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, and all subspecialties of cardiology practice. The HVICU Intensivists work in collaboration with a team of acute care nurse practitioners and anesthesiologists to provide around-the-clock care.
Candidates will have completed residency and appropriate additional subspecialty training in any one of the following: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Cardiology, Heart Failure and Transplant/Mechanical Circulatory Support. As faculty members employed by PSHMC, candidates will be involved in clinical, teaching and research activities.
Medical degree – M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent
Completion of accredited residency program(s) listed above
Eligible for license to practice medicine in the state of Pennsylvania
The Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Central Pennsylvania's only academic medical center, is home to several hospitals, clinical and research institutes, and the Penn State College of Medicine. The Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute (PSHHVI) is a multispecialty collaborative that provides comprehensive heart and vascular care by a group of interdisciplinary leaders from all heart and vascular subspecialties. This union of specialties affords providers with enhanced collaboration and optimizes patient care. We are a resource and quaternary center providing cutting-edge treatments to patients with cardiovascular disease. The campus is located in Hershey, Pa., in close proximity to New York City, Washington, DC, Philadelphia and Baltimore.
The Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
Union: Non Bargained
Interested Candidates, please contact:
Greg Emerick, DASPR