Trauma Surgery position in Altoona PA
Company: Archway Physician Recruitment
Posted on: May 10, 2022
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**Trauma/Critical Care opportunity in Altoona, PA**
- Located 100 miles from Pittsburgh, PA
*Seeking BC/BE surgeon with fellowship training in surgical
critical care, acute care surgery or trauma critical care*
**About The Opportunity:**
- Full-time, permanent
- Employed position
- Surgeons work four weeks on (12 hours shifts), two weeks off
working three weekends out of every six
- Comprehensive Benefits Package includes health, dental, vision
insurance; pension, generous CME allowance
- Salary: $425,000 to $475,000 based upon experience
- Practice Size: 4 Surgeons (current) & 8 Physician Assistants. New
recruiting plan calls for 6 surgeons
- Patient Load: annual trauma volume = 1,800+ patients.
Approximately 95% of trauma is blunt.
- Practice Case Load: 65% trauma / 35% non-trauma
- Work Schedule: Surgeons work four weeks on - combination of 10
and 12-hour shifts - two weeks off. Working three weekends out of
every six. Four weeks is not always consecutive.
**About the Health System:**
Health system is a 400-bed regional health care system providing
care to residents of a six-county service area in central
Pennsylvania. System is a level II trauma center, regional oncology
center, and a JCAHO-certified stroke center. Health system provides
comprehensive cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, behavioral
health and a vascular and wound care center. The Health Systems
medical staff is comprised of approximately 400 primary care
physicians and specialists.
**About Trauma & Emergency General Surgery:**
Trauma & Emergency General Surgery provides trauma surgery services
and acute care general surgery at 400 bed tertiary care hospital.
Trauma service area is comprised of 20 counties and a service area
population over 1 million. Health system is a PA Trauma Systems
Foundation accredited level 2 trauma center. Trauma service
includes 6 physician assistants and a trauma ICU. Annual patient
volume is 1800+ patients with approximately 95% being blunt trauma.
Practice case mix is 65% trauma/35% non-trauma.
**About the Community:**
The Altoona/Blair County/Central Pennsylvania region is a
family-oriented community with excellent school systems, abundant
cultural amenities, easy access to larger, neighboring cities, and
unlimited outdoor and recreational opportunities.
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