Open Date 4/5/2017
Division Reading Hospital
Description Reading Hospital, due to expansion and community need, is seekingGeneral Anesthesiologists to join the growing team in our Department of Anesthesiology.

Tower Health recently acquired the very busy and growing Anesthesiology practice, Reading Anesthesia Associates (RAA). RAA is a 26 member Anesthesiology group which is very well respected with a long history at Reading Hospital. RAA has been a very stable practice and offers an environment of mutual respect, cooperation, and integrity. The Department of Anesthesiology utilizes EPIC EMR and has an excellent support staff with the medical direction model. Annual volume is 22,000 - 24,000 cases with in-house night & weekend call evenly distributed between our anesthesiologists. The Department of Anesthesiology is housed in the brand new Reading HealthPlex, a state-of-the-art surgical center with 24 ORs; including 6 Hybrid ORs. Practice includes a full range of cases - OB, trauma, neuro, peds, cardiac.

Reading Hospital:
• 600+ bed, tertiary care facility; 36-acre campus; 1000+ medical staff
• The busiest ED in Pennsylvania with over 133,000 visits annually
• Member of the Alliance of Independent Academic Medical Centers (AIAMC) and the Council of Teaching Hospitals (COTH) of the AAMC
• Top 5% nationally for patient safety/clinical performance
• Highest financial rating possible for a nonprofit institution

HealthGrades Recognition:
• Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence (2014 – 2017)
• General Surgery Excellence Award (2017)
• Top 10% in the Nation for General Surgery (2017)

US News & World Report's Top Hospitals of 2017-2018: 7th best hospital in Pennsylvania
Best Value Hospital: One of the 10 "Best Value Hospitals" in Pennsylvania
The Leapfrog Group:Only Pennsylvania Top Urban Hospital (2015)

What we offer:
• Competitive compensation package
• Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
• Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match.
• Occurrence-based malpractice insurance
• Up to $100K in Educational Loan Assistance
• Generous paid time-off allowance
• CME time and money
• Relocation assistance
• H1B Visa & Green Card Support(*does not qualify for J1 Waiver)
• Supportive health system to advance goals

Berks County offers excellent schools, affordable homes, colleges and parks plus a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping, sporting attractions and social amenities all within driving distance to shore points, Philadelphia, New York City, Baltimore and Washington DC.
Position Requirements MD/DO; BE/BC in Anesthesia
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift None Specified