Minimally Invasive General Surgery for Robert Packer Hospital/Guthrie Clinic, Sayre, PA

Minimally Invasive Surgery General Surgeon for Robert Packer Hospital/Guthrie Clinic, Sayre, PA

MIS Fellowship training required. Non-Bariatric Position. Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and Benign Forgut Surgery is a plus. Endoscopy available. New Graduates Welcome to apply.

Position Highlights:

  • da Vinci Surgical System in both Robert Packard Hospital and Corning Hospital
  • Offers state-of-the-art technology and hospital-wide support structure designed to maximize patient safety in a warm and friendly environment
  • Regionalization for clinical time – location is negotiable.
  • 3 days clinic, 2 days OR
  • Dedicated nursing & medical staff support
  • A not-for-profit, practicing physician-led organization in a financially robust integrated healthcare system
  • Robust EHR – Epic 10 Star system (Top 1% of Hospitals Using Epic)
  • General Surgery Residency Program – academic appointments available through Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Work-Life Balance:

  • Minimally demanding call schedule 1:6 Sub-Specialty Call (Colorectal, Surgical Oncology and MIS) – No acute or trauma call
  • 3-6 weeks vacation

Career Development:

  • Meeting time – 14 days with options for home study
  • $3,400 annually for conference registration, certifications, and membership fees for specialty specific medical societies
  • Physician mentoring and leadership training opportunities available

Supportive Transition:

  • Relocation bonus paid up to $15K for qualifying applicants
  • Accompanying partner placement assistance available
  • Physician professional and social special interest groups
  • Dedicated on-boarding specialist and provider services team to ensure a successful start at Guthrie

Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits:

  • Above average industry salary
  • Full benefits including medical, dental, vision and disability insurance
  • Malpractice/Liability Insurance including tail coverage
  • Guthrie retirement savings plan (403B) with employer match
  • Allowance for licensure fees and DEA Certificate and renewals
  • Salary range $437,000 - $511,000
About the Facility:

A 254-bed tertiary care referral center, Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA, has received numerous national awards for the high-quality care it provides to patients. The hospital is the region's only Level I Trauma Center, accredited by the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation, and is served by Guthrie Air, a regional aeromedical helicopter program. Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital offers a full range of diagnostic, medical, and surgical services, including:

  • Guthrie Breast Care Center
  • Guthrie Cancer Center
  • Guthrie Cardiac and Vascular Center
  • Guthrie Musculoskeletal Services
  • Guthrie Imaging Services
  • Guthrie Specialty Eye Care
  • Guthrie Surgical Services
  • Guthrie Weight Loss Center
  • Level I Trauma Center
  • Medical/surgical and intensive care services
About the Community:

Located on the Pennsylvania and New York border, Sayre is part of the larger community known as the Penn-York Valley or simply "The Valley." The other communities comprise Athens, PA, South Waverly, PA, and Waverly, NY. The combined population of these communities is 35,000. The Valley offers scenic countryside and rural living with easy access to larger areas such as Corning, NY, Ithaca, NY, and Binghamton, NY. I-86 is only minutes away and offers a direct route to Elmira and Binghamton, NY airports.

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.

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