Geriatrician Needed-Post Acute Care, Guthrie Lourdes

Guthrie Lourdes Hospital is seeking a Geriatrician, Family Medicine or Internal Medicine trained physician passionate in providing geriatric care to patients in off-site post acute care settings in the Binghamton area and surrounding communities. This candidate will be responsible for impacting the care and comfort for the community's aging population, while building impactful relationships with the facilities' residents and their families.   

As a Guthrie Physician, you play a critical role in caring for our patients in the community, while collaborating with Guthrie Specialists through a strong referral network. 

Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive annual salary starting at $275,000.
  • Starting Bonus available.
  • Loan forgiveness available up to $100,000.
  • Build fulfilling relationships with area organizations and staff supporting geriatric care and services. 
  • Full benefits including medical, dental and disability insurance.
  • Malpractice insurance with tail.
  • Guthrie Retirement Savings Plan (403B) with employer match and age-based contributions.
  • Allowance for licensure fees Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) certificate and renewals.
  • $10,000 referral bonus available if a physician is referred and hired on a full-time basis.

At Guthrie you can work in an environment that is supportive both professionally and personally. 

Work Life Balance

  • Flexible schedule available.
  • Generous Paid Time Off.
  • CME-$3,500 for conference registration, certifications, and membership fees for specialty-specific medical societies. 
  • Call shared.

Dedication to Quality Patient Care

  • Currently Cerner EMR, transitioning to EPIC.
  • Collaborate with the nursing staff and the patients' families. 
  • Work with the care facility's quality improvement teams. 
  • Practice full-spectrum care under the Medical Directorship of a Guthrie Lourdes employed physician.

Supportive Transition

  • Relocation expenses paid up to $15,000.
  • Accompanying partner placement assistance available.
  • Physician professional and social interest groups available to join.
  • Dedicated Onboarding team to ensure a successful start.
  • Hospital-affiliated daycare facility.

We are glad you are interested in joining Guthrie!

Excellent physicians and advanced practitioners choose Guthrie because of a shared commitment to our community and to each other. The Guthrie Clinic was founded on the principle that people in small towns deserve the same access to high-quality medical care as those in big cities. Non-profit and physician-led, we deliver on that promise through an integrated healthcare delivery system caring for patients across the Twin Tiers of New York and Pennsylvania. Our focus on our patients and quality care has never wavered.

About the Facility:

Guthrie Lourdes Hospital, has served the city of Binghamton and surrounding communities with compassionate patient care for the last 99 years. Acquired by Guthrie, a not-for-profit, integrated health care system, in early 2024, Guthrie Lourdes joins Guthrie in serving Northeast Pennsylvania and the Southern Tier region of New York with six hospitals and 76 regional offices in a 13-county catchment area. Our team of nearly 1,000 Physicians and Advanced Practitioners provide access and care to more than 2 million patients annually.

About the Community:

Located in the Southern Tier of New York State, Binghamton is in Broome County, New York, a 3-hour drive from New York City and Philadelphia, and home to Binghamton University, the state of New York’s flagship public university, which has consistently ranked in the top 50 public universities in the country according to US News & World Report.  A midsize university town, the Binghamton area boasts great diversity in culture, religion and lifestyles. The area is home to an Indian Cultural Center, mosques and places of worship that are home to faiths from around the world.The community’s cost of living is 10% below the national average and is known for having nationally recognized public schools ranked in the top 500 in the country.  Known as the Carousel Capital of the world, plentiful recreation and leisure activities abound in the area such as hiking, bicycling, tennis, pickleball, skiing, snowmobiling, hunting, and fishing, all to be enjoyed in the area’s four-season climate.  In recognition of the area’s ethnic diversity, there are many excellent dining choices to enjoy, as well as minor league sporting events, opera, and theatre. For the wine connoisseur, the New York State Finger Lakes and Wine Country region is within a 1 ½ hour drive.

About Guthrie:

Guthrie is a fully integrated healthcare system servicing Northeast Pennsylvania and the Southern Tier region of New York. With six hospitals and 76 regional offices in a 13-county catchment area, our team of nearly 1,000 Physicians and Advanced Practitioners provides more than 2 million patient visits annually.

Location:
Binghamton, NY and surrounding communities,
Opportunity ID:
4715fa3e56e6cb18974bba8d62de6afb
Contact Name:
Cathy Hawkes
Contact Title:
Senior Recruiter
Contact Email:
CathyJHawkes@guthrie.org