Geisinger Primary Care Physician Department Director

Geisinger Mt. Pleasant
Facility: Geisinger Mt. Pleasant 
Address: 531 Mt. Pleasant Dr. 
Scranton, PA 18503 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Family Medicine
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - Peds 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Geisinger Primary Care Physician Department Director, Scranton, PA

Geisinger, a national leader in primary care and population health, is seeking a dynamic board certified/board eligible family medicine, internal medicine and med/peds trained physician leader to oversee the clinical excellence and administrative initiatives of Geisinger's Scranton department Community Medicine clinics. This position is based in beautiful Scranton, PA.


The successful candidate will possess:

  • Board Certification in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Med-Peds (40% clinical responsibilities)
  • Strong clinical background and business acumen
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Successful track record in primary care and specialty integration in a multispecialty group practice environment
  • Successful record of leading quality initiatives in a group practice setting
  • Working knowledge and experience in practice leadership in a population health/medical home environment

At Geisinger, shaping the future of healthcare starts with a robust support system, from implementing ground-breaking programs to utilizing advanced technology, these are just some of the ways we go above and beyond to lead healthcare change. We take pride in the professional and developmental support we provide our physicians:

  • Base salary model - Starting base salary of $250,000 (for those with 2 years or less experience; higher for those above 2 years of experience), compensates providers based on quality metrics.
  • Recruitment incentive - $100k, paid in lump sum upon start
  • Medical school loan repayment - $150k, paid in 4 installments
  • Residency/Fellowship stipend - $2,500/month, available up to 18 months prior to graduation
  • Continuing medical education – 15 working days and $3,500 annually
  • Teaching opportunities – Available at one of Geisinger’s four primary care residency programs including: Family medicine, internal medicine and internal medicine/pediatrics. Additional teaching opportunities are available via advanced practice preceptorship, medical student teaching and faculty appointment with the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.
  • Benefits – Comprehensive benefits including liability, retirement, relocation and more!

We are proud to give our primary care physicians the innovative tools and support they need to do what they do best – provide exceptional care. To learn more about our:

Geisinger Community Medicine consists of 43 community practice sites throughout central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania. These multispecialty locations provide primary and specialty care. In conjunction with Geisinger Health Plan, the Medical Groups staff offers their own unique version of medical home.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.


Geisinger Mt. Pleasant

Geisinger is growing in the Scranton area with the opening of the new Geisinger Mt. Pleasant building off W. Linden Street near Scranton High School. Geisinger Mt. Pleasant features primary care for all ages, specialty care, pediatric specialties, women's health, pharmacy, lab and radiology services all under one roof.

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