Chair of Emergency Medicine

York, PA | Physicians | Tracking Code: 58116

Position Summary:

Chair of Emergency Medicine

York Hospital, Level 1 Trauma Center

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of South Central Pennsylvania. The organization has over 19,000 employees (including 1,600+ providers), eight hospitals and 160 patient care locations.


About the Position:

  • York Hospital (YH) is a Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center serving an annual volume of over 80,000+ visits per year
  • A $50 million renovation project completed in 2017 added a new helipad
  • The state-of-the-art facility now has dedicated treatment areas for behavioral health, etc.
  • York Hospital is designated as a Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • The hospital features a top cardiovascular program including ECMO & LVAD
  • Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) and Developing Options for Violent Emergencies (DOVE) patient care are based at YH
  • YH’s Emergency Medicine team consists of 28 faculty and 38 residents
  • Formal academic affiliations with Drexel, Jefferson and Penn State
  • Three ultrasound fellows are expected to match for 2020-2021
  • Support includes lab turnaround in an hour or less, a large hospitalist team to facilitate admissions, two digital imaging exam rooms & two 128 CT Scanners 
  • The entire WellSpan Health system utilizes EPIC
  • Successful candidate will possess considerable clinical and leadership experience
  • The position will focus on strengthening teamwork and communication
  • Specific goals include improving the patient care experience, safe/reliable transitions of care and throughput efficiencies
  • Competitive salary and signing bonus
  • Outstanding benefits including: liberal paid time off, CME with generous stipend, rich retirement plan, full relocation & malpractice with tail coverage


Lifestyle in York, PA:

  • York’s a family friendly community with excellent schools and quality of life
  • Conveniently located just 1 hour north of the Baltimore/DC metro area


For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more please contact

Ann Reid, Physician Recruiter at 717-812-4377

Required Skills

Must be Board Certified/Board Qualified. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Pennsylvania medical license.

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Diversity & Inclusion at WellSpan

Know, Respect, Include

WellSpan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Ann  Reid, FASPR
Ann Reid, FASPR
Physician Recruiter
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