Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) Posted Sep 21, 2020

East Stroudsburg, PA

Trauma Medical Director – Lehigh Valley Hospital Pocono (Northeastern Pennsylvania)

We are seeking an enthusiastic board certified surgeon who has exceptional clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team as Trauma Medical Director at our Level III trauma center in beautiful East Stroudsburg, PA. At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), we continually go the extra mile to fulfill our mission to heal, comfort and care for the people of our community. Each one of our 18,000 colleagues contributes to this mission and helps make the Lehigh Valley and all communities we serve healthier – and better – places in which to live. LVHN has been recognized among America’s Best Hospitals in various medical specialties 23 times since 1996. Our health care professionals provide amazing care every day!

Practice Overview:
Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono is a 230 bed Level III Trauma Center located in the heart of the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania. Currently, the hospital is using a 100% Acute Care Surgery model for emergency department and in-patient surgical consultations.
We are looking for fellowship trained trauma/surgical critical care surgeons who want to contribute to the clinical, cultural, and professional change that is occurring at LVH-Pocono. This is the ideal opportunity for those who want to leave a lasting impact on a hospital and shape the changing face of healthcare. Bring your clinical expertise, trauma systems experience, and thoughts on how you think healthcare should be delivered 5-10 years from now. This group is comprised of three Attending Surgeons and five Physician Assistants and provides Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, and Acute Care Surgery services for the surrounding communities. Our new attending physician will also have the opportunity to perform elective general surgery including access to a da Vinci robot.
East Stroudsburg, Pa is a location that offers four seasons of full outdoor activities that range from hiking, skiing, hunting, fishing, and whitewater rafting to NASCAR and Indy Car events. New York City is only a 90 minute drive away and Philadelphia is within 2 hours.
Job Qualifications:
• A network champion for Trauma/Acute Care Surgery and a passion for the clinical work
• Must be Board Certified by American Board of Surgery or American Osteopathic Board of Surgery
• A valid PA Medical License or ability to obtain one is required

Benefits & Perks:
• Attractive Work Schedule
• Highly Competitive compensation with a superb benefits package
• Low-cost health insurance for employees and their families
• Generous CME allowance and time
• Top-tier retirement programs
• Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
• Relocation Assistance

How to apply

If you want to be considered for this position please submit your CV to Dr. Mark Cipolle, Chief of Trauma Surgery for LVHN, via email to Physician Recruiting Mark.Payson@lvhn.org or call 484-862-3226 for more information.


206 E Brown St
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN)
Trauma Medical Director – Lehigh Valley Hospital Pocono (Northeastern Pennsylvania)
East Stroudsburg, PA

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