Endocrinology Opportunity

Facility: Mercy Physician Network - Fitzgerald Hospital 
Address: 1500 Lansdowne Avenue 
Philadelphia, PA 19023 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Endocrinology : Diabetes & Metabolism 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Mercy Physician Network (MPN) and Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital have an excellent employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Endocrinology physician interested in becoming part of a large physician network located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The practice enjoys state of the art diagnostics with MRI, CT, nuclear medicine, bone densitometry and PACS providing 100% Endocrinology with a mix of thyroid, diabetes and endocrine disorders. The selected physician will also have the opportunity to lead the development of a certified diabetes program at a system level.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Endocrinology physician to be part of a well-established group physician group.


MPN offers a competitive salary and compensation package based on training and clinical experience including:

  • Malpractice coverage
  • Paid vacation and CME
  • Health and dental insurance
  • 403(b) plan


Mercy Physician Network (MPN) – formed in 2012 with more than 40 office locations in the Philadelphia Region to serve patients. Nearly 100 physicians, most of which are board-certified in their fields, have the knowledge and expertise to deal with a multitude of health-related issues in a coordinated fashion. Mercy Physician Network is comprised of primary care practices in addition to nearly 20 specialties and subspecialties.

State-of-the-Art Technology
At the forefront of the national transition to Electronic Health Records, Mercy Physician Network launched its paperless system in 2010. Beginning in 2012, Mercy Physician Network launched the MyHealth@Mercy Patient Portal, which helps patients manage their medical records online and communicate directly with their provider.

Quality Care
Three primary care offices have been recognized by Independence Blue Cross (IBC) for excellence in quality of care. This designation marks an achievement for “the highest rank in quality of care for the Quality Performance Measure (QPM) score program—measurement year 2011.”

Mercy Physician Network is a member of Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania.

For more information on Mercy Physician Network, visit www.mercyhealth.org

Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania is a three hospital, faith -based system with hospitals in Upper Darby, and the West and Northeast Philadelphia areas. Mercy Health System is dedicated to delivering compassionate, holistic, person-centered care to all who need it. The cornerstone of our award-winning health system is clinical integration through patient care coordination and safety.

Mercy Health System enjoys clinical partnerships with leading academic medical centers throughout the Philadelphia region. It supports the Delaware Valley with three acute-care hospitals, a home health organization, several wellness and ambulatory centers, physician practices, a federal PACE program and a managed care plan.Approximately 1,200 physicians are part of our medical staff.

Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital (MFH), located in Darby, Pennsylvania is a 204-bed acute care community teaching hospital that has been serving a large number of economically fragile neighborhoods in Delaware County and Southwest Philadelphia for 80 years. In 2013, the hospital admitted 9,189 patients, cared for 40,462 people in the Emergency Department and saw 141,539 outpatient registrations*.

Mercy Fitzgerald offers a full array of acute care services and health programs to promote the physical and spiritual well-being of its patients and community. A hospital ranked for high-quality clinical outcomes, Mercy Fitzgerald is designated as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission, is designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care and a Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery by Independence Blue Cross, is a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery and is an Aetna Institute of Quality for Bariatric Surgery. Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is consistently a recipient of the Get With The Guidelines Gold Award for Heart Failure Care and the Gold Plus Award for Stroke Care. It also earned the American College of Radiology’s accreditation in Mammography.

Mercy Fitzgerald is home to comprehensive heart and vascular care, cancer care, bariatrics, orthopedics and ambulatory services, advanced diagnostic and interventional radiology, diabetes education, an endoscopy center, a sleep center, orthopedics, wound care, behavioral health services, acute inpatient rehabilitation, physical and occupational therapy.

Nazareth Hospital, Mercy Philadelphia Hospital and Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital are members of Mercy Health System, which is the largest Catholic healthcare system serving the Delaware Valley, and is a ministry of the Sisters of Mercy. It supports the Delaware Valley with three acute-care hospitals, a home healthcare organization, several wellness and ambulatory centers, physician practices, a federal PACE program and a managed care plan.

Mercy Health System is now part of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care organizations in the United States. Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan.


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the fifth-most-populous city in the United States, and the core of the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the country.

Located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia, the area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to historic Philadelphia with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants. Beaches, mountains, New York City and Washington DC are also just a short drive away.

Craving some fun in the fresh air and sunshine? Enjoy biking, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, golf and our many parks. The Countryside has more outdoor activities than you can shake a walking stick at including wine trails and even Appalachian trails, the possibilities are endless.

For more information on Philadelphia visit www.visitphilly.com


Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 120 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues, including 5,300 employed physicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org.

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email backkg@trinity-health.org  or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.

Contact Information
Contact: Katrina Back 
Phone: 734-343-2300
Fax: 312-957-3700 
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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