Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians (LGHP) – Urgent Care is seeking a BE/BC Urgent Care Physician to join our team. Penn Medicine LGHP - Urgent Care is accredited by the American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine, which demonstrates the highest level of care consistent with the ideals of the specialty of Urgent Care Medicine. Our newest Urgent Care facility will offer lab results in real-time, intravenous fluids and advanced imaging capabilities.
Consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment.
Recommends and orders tests to determine extent of illness or help diagnose condition.
Monitors lab results, medication adherence and medication toxicities.
Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccinations, and other medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.
Explain and discuss procedures, test results, or prescribed treatment with the patient.
Coordinate work with nurses, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, pharmacists, psychologists, and other health care providers.
Refers patients to medical specialists when necessary.
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Medical Doctor (MD), Doctor of Osteopathy (DO), issued by the Accreditation Council on Medical Education.
Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine or Board eligible.
Current Medical licensure issued by PA State Board of Medicine or the PA State Board of Osteopathic Medicine.
Successful completion of Residency.
Prior experience in clinical medicine.
At least three (3) years clinical patient care experience as a specialist.
Internal Number: REQ-0006021
About Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health
Lancaster General Health, a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), is a 719-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital, Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare). Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community health care system.
Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown and Suburban pavilions, along with additional outpatient facilities and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region. Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational, Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in health care.
Lancaster General Hospital has been designated a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence four times. It has been recog...nized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals in 2016-17.