Internal Medicine Residency Program Director
St. Luke’s University Health Network, the region’s largest, most established health system, a major teaching hospital, and one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a dynamic Program Director for our Internal Medicine Residency Program at our University Hospital Campus The Internal Medicine Residency Program Director will be responsible for leading, administering, and supervising all aspects of the Internal Medicine Residency Program in an innovative and growing working and learning environment in accordance with the ACGME Program Requirements and Institutional Goals and Objectives.
The Program Director will have 60% dedicated time for administrative, educational, strategic, and research initiatives and provide oversight and development of the Internal medicine Residency program and participate in our academic mission through our Temple/St. Luke’s School of Medicine partnership. In addition, the Program Director will be expected to have a small clinical practice, thus educating and leading by example
In joining St. Luke’s University Health Network, you will enjoy:
- Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
- Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic development opportunities
- A culture in which innovation is highly valued and supported
- Exceptional compensation package
- Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health and dental insurance, CME allowance
Candidates must be Board-Certified in Internal Medicine, be eligible for academic appointment at the Associate or Professor level and have demonstrated clinical, administrative and/or research leadership accomplishments as well as an aptitude for mentoring and staff development. Excellent leadership, management, and communication skills are necessary. In addition, candidates must have:
- Five years of participation as an active faculty member in an ACGME or AOA accredited internal medicine residency program.
- PA and NJ State medical licenses (at the time of employment)
About St. Luke’s
We are the region’s largest, most established health system with seven hospitals spanning 10 counties. In partnership with Temple University, St. Luke’s created the region’s first Medical School. Repeatedly, including 2017, St. Luke’s has earned Watson Health’s 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital. St. Luke’s is a member of the AAMC Council of Teaching Hospitals and a Regional Medical Campus and major affiliate of Temple University School of Medicine. To learn more about St. Luke’s, please visit us at www.SLHN.org
About the Lehigh Valley
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The Lehigh Valley is a place to live, work, and play! Rich with history, fantastic recreational activities, eclectic restaurants and midway between Philadelphia and New York City, the Lehigh Valley offers excellent school systems and affordable housing that can be found with easy access to the hospital.
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St. Luke’s University Health Network
Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of 14,000 employees providing services at 10 hospitals and over 300 outpatient sites. With annual net revenue of $1.9 billion, the Network’s service area includes 10 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe and Schuylkill counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey.
Dedicated to advancing medical education, St. Luke’s is the preeminent teaching hospital in central-eastern Pennsylvania. In partnership with Temple University, St. Luke’s created the region’s first and only regional medical school campus. It also operates the nation’s longest continuously operating School of Nursing, established in 1884, and 28 fully accredited graduate medical educational programs with 226 residents and fellows.
St. Luke’s is the only health care system in central-eastern Pennsylvania to earn Medicare’s five-star rating (the highest) for quality, efficiency and patient satisfaction. St. Luke’s has earned the 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation from IBM Watson Health (formerly Truven Health Analytics) repeatedly – six times total and four years in a row including 2018. It has also been cited by IBM Watson Health as a 50 Top Cardiovascular Program.
Utilizing the EPIC electronic medical record (EMR) system for both inpatient and outpatient services, the Network is a multi-year recipient of the Most Wired award recognizing the breadth of the SLUHN’s information technology applications such as telehealth, online scheduling and online pricing information. St. Luke’s is also recognized as one of the state’s lowest cost providers.
Set amid gentle hills and charming country sides, Lehigh Valley, PA is home to Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, as well as dozens of small towns and picturesque boroughs, parks, trails, and waterways. Steeped in pre-Colonial, Early American, and industrial history, the region’s storied past became its uplifting present, bestowing visitors anything from crayons and craft beer to Martin Guitars and museums, covered bridges, and nationally-recognized events like Musikfest and Christkindlmarkt.
The Lehigh Valley is in close proximity to NYC, Philly, DC and the Jersey Shore. Outstanding higher education facilities include Lehigh University and Moravian College. Cost of living is low and coupled with minimal congestion; choose among a variety of charming urban, semi-urban and rural communities your family will enjoy calling home. There is easy access to outdoor activities like skiing, snowboarding, white water rafting, and zip lining. The Lehigh Valley encompasses three unique cities in one suburban area. For more information please visit www.discoverlehighvalley.com.