An Emergency Medicine department in Altoona, Pennsylvania is seeking a BC/BE Residency-trained Emergency Medicine physician! This is a hospital employed position to join a department of 20 Physicians and 7 Physician Assistants. Physician will work 10 hour shifts at newly renovated emergency medical center. Emergency medicine residency training required. Position offers a base salray (based on 133.33 hours/month) of $300,800 ($188/hr), plus annual $100,000 incentive bonus. Shift pay differential for working nights, weekends & holidays of $23/hr. Estimated Total Compensation = $410,000. For hours worked over 133.33 per month, paid $213/hour plus any qualifying shift differential. Benefits include a Sign-On Bonus ($50k), Malpractice Insurance, Health and Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Vision/Dental, CME Allowance $6,000 per year. Full time and permanent opening only. No visa support.
COMMUNITY INFORMATION: Altoona Metro Area Population: 130,000 / Hospital Service Area Population: 330,000 / Trauma Service Area Population: 1,000,000 and from 18 counties / Location: South Central Pennsylvania / School Quality: Excellent
Activities: There are many malls/shopping centers, national and regional chain stores: Macy s, Penny s, Sears, Boscov s, Barnes and Noble, Target, K-Mart, Old Navy, Wal-Mart, Sam s Club, and Best Buy. As well as the Altoona Symphony Orchestra, Historic Mishler Theater, Allegheny Highlands Regional Theater, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Allegheny Ballet Company, Penn State Artist Series and Eisenhower Auditorium for Broadway tours and Bryce Jordan for national Tours, Misciagna Family Center for performing Arts on the campus Penn State Altoona. Blue Knob Ski Resort, Lake Raystown, Double A Pittsburgh Pirate Affiliate Altoona Curve Baseball, several State parks for camping, fly fishing, boating, hiking, local amusement parks, several golf courses and country clubs, Rails to Trails, Penn State football, many opportunities for individual and family outdoor sports, Galactic Ice indoor ice skating. Nearby Colleges: Penn State University, Penn State Altoona local, Penn State 4-Year Degree campus, St. Francis University, Mt. Aloysius College, Juniata College, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Nearest Major Cities To Altoona, PA: Pittsburgh is 2 hours, Baltimore is 3 hours, Washington, DC is 3 hours, Philadelphia is 4 hours, New York City is 5 hours. Central Pennsylvania is a progressive, yet easy living community where there are few traffic jams. Cultural and recreational opportunities are abundant and children are able to grow up in a safe, secure, and forward-moving environment.
Contact Elizabeth Salozzo at and reference JO-1306-051.
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