Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), in eastern Pennsylvania, has approval to hire 2.5 physicians for its expanding Wound Treatment Center. The Wound Treatment Center comprises advanced wound healing techniques, hyperbaric oxygen therapy chambers and state-of-the-art assessment, testing and treatment for people suffering from acute and chronic wounds.
The successful candidate will be a BE/BC general or vascular surgeon or internal medicine or family medicine physician with broad technical knowledge and skills related to wound care and relevant training and certification in hyperbaric medicine. The work schedule consists of a traditional clinic work week, Monday through Friday, without evening, weekend or call responsibilities
The physicians will work closely with trained staff to provide direct medical care to wound patients and supervise two hyperbaric oxygen chambers. This position will also be responsible for intermittent telemedicine consultations and onsite consultations with plastics/reconstructive surgeons, orthopedic surgeons and other specialists on the medical staff.
LVHN is located just 60 minutes north of Philadelphia and 90 minutes west of NYC. The area offers beautiful mature suburbs and burgeoning urban redevelopment that includes sophisticated metropolitan-style housing, four-star restaurants, entertainment venues and corporate headquarters for many of the Valley’s leading employers. The academic opportunities in the area include excellent public schools, highly regarded private schools plus 10 colleges and universities. More than 800,000 people live, work, learn and play in the greater Lehigh Valley.
If you would like to know more about this opportunity please call Brittany Kulp, Physician Recruiter, 484-862-3202 or submit your CV to Brittany.Kulp@LVHN.org.