Tracking Code: 102254

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Location: WellSpan Medical Group, York, PA
Schedule: Full Time

General Summary

Specializes in surgical procedures of the heart, lungs, esophagus, and other organs in the chest.

As a nonprofit, we reinvest in our communities to improve the health and wellness of our patients. We also invest heavily in our physicians and providers - supporting them with new and innovative technologies and treatments, and helping them advance their careers through peer learning, mentorship, cross-training, continuing education, and tuition reimbursement.

WellSpan's mission is to work as one to improve health through exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness, and healthy communities. Will you consider being a part of our WellSpan 20,000 strong team to improve the health of WellSpan's communities?

Position Highlights:

  • Ideal candidate will be board certified in Cardiothoracic Surgery with demonstrated clinical expertise in thoracic oncology
  • Opportunities for career and academic growth within WellSpan as well as through our oncology collaboration with Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • Candidate will serve as the primary surgeon to build the thoracic surgical practice in Ephrata, Pennsylvania at Ephrata Hospital
  • Work with a team of oncologist, radiation oncologist who are dedicated to giving comprehensive quality care to the Ephrata community and surrounding areas
  • Collaborative working environment with pulmonary working out of the same office location
  • Participate in tumor boards, research programs, clinical trials, and quality initiatives throughout the system
  • Quick drive to several major metros, including Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington D.C.
  • Friendly communities with very low-cost living for the region

Our Commitment to You:

  • Physician-Designed Compensation Model
  • Signing Bonus and Education Loan Repayment
  • Full Relocation and Retirement Savings Plan
  • Additional Fringe Benefits Including Massage and Recreational Discounts
  • $4,500 CME Allowance, Full Malpractice Coverage Including Tail

About WellSpan and the Community:

WellSpan Health's vision is to reimagine healthcare through the delivery of comprehensive, equitable health and wellness solutions throughout our continuum of care. As an integrated delivery system focused on leading in value-based care, we encompass 21,000+ employees (including 2,000+ employed providers), 220 locations, eight award-winning hospitals, home care and a behavioral health organization serving South Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland. Our service area is made up of a diverse mix of welcoming communities that you will love to call home.

For confidential and immediate consideration contact:
Tammie Chute, Physician and APP Recruitment at WellSpan Health
tchute@wellspan.org or cell phone at 717-585-7625

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Qualifications

Minimum Education:

  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) Required or
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) Required

Licenses:

  • Licensed Medical Physician and Surgeon Upon Hire Required or
  • Licensed Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Upon Hire Required

Courses and Training:

  • Certification by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery with experience as a practicing cardiothoracic surgeon in the United States. Upon Hire Required and
  • Successful completion of a General Surgery residency. Upon Hire Required and
  • Must qualify and be a member of the Medical Staff of the Hospital. Upon Hire Required

You’re unique and you belong here.

At WellSpan Health, we are committed to treating all applicants fairly and equitably, regardless of their job classification. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please reach out to us via email at employment@wellspan.org. We will evaluate requests for accommodation on a case-by-case basis. Please note that we will only respond to inquiries related to reasonable accommodation from this email address. Rest assured, all requests for assistance or accommodation are handled confidentially, allowing applicants to share their needs openly and honestly with us.

Tammie Chute
Tammie Chute
Physician Recruiter

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Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts
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Welcome. Respect. Value.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at WellSpan

WellSpan Health recognizes and honors the diversity of our team members, patients and neighbors, and we embrace all the human characteristics that make us similar and unique. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected and valued by creating a safe and inclusive environment to which we all feel a sense of belonging. We are equally committed to ensuring all team members have the opportunity to excel and are positioned for success through equitable policies, practices and resources.

WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal treatment toward applicants and employees of all job classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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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)

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