Emergency Medicine Physician

Open Date 9/6/2016
Division Reading Hospital
Description Reading Hospital, a 600+ bed tertiary care facility located inWest Reading, Pennsylvania is seeking a Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician to help serve a population of approximately 420,000 with comprehensive services and state-of-art technology. Healthgrades awarded Reading Hospital the2017 Distinguished Award for Clinical Excellence as one of only 261 hospitals in the nation. As a recipient,Reading Hospital is among the top 5% of hospitals evaluated nationwide.

Reading Hospital is Pennsylvania's busiest ED with 50+ physicians treating over 133,000 patients annually; patient load of 1.4-2.0 per hour
• Pediatric and Adult Fast Tract
• 84 specialty and multi-purpose treatment rooms
• Emergency Residency Program slated for July 2018
• Recipient of two Press Ganey awards for improved patient satisfaction - Overall Satisfaction & Likelihood of Patients Recommending Hospital

About our hospital:
• Ranked in top 5% nationwide for Clinical Excellence
• Academic Affiliation with Thomas Jefferson University
• Partners with University of Pennsylvania to operate Level II Trauma Center
• Ranked in top 5% of hospitals nationally for financial accreditation
• Our new state-of-the-art facility,Reading HealthPlex, is a 476,000 square-foot surgical center that added 15 additional emergency treatment rooms and expanded our trauma bays to a total of 5.

What we offer:
• Competitive compensation package
• Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
• Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and 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 or DO; BC in Emergency Medicine.

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 80

Reading Shift Day/Evening/Night