Family Practice Physician, Altoona, PA
Pennsylvania’s largest Community Health Center is searching for a full-time family practice physician to provide the full range of out-patient comprehensive medical care to patients from pediatrics through senior citizens for its sites located in Altoona, PA. Please visit our website at www.primary-health.net and view our provider recruitment video that is located under Careers.
Requirements to include – Board Certified or Board Eligible in Family Practice; Current PA License; Current DEA License; Knowledge of Electronic Health Records; Ability to provide quality, comprehensive, continuity of medical care in a compassionate manner with minimum supervision.
Practice info – Primary Health Network (PHN) is a Federally Qualified Health Center that is JACHO approved. We are celebrating our 33rd year of embracing excellence in healthcare. At Primary Health Network we strive to assist our patients toward a fuller, healthier lifestyle. That is why we offer health education, free pregnancy tests and blood pressure screenings at all our medical sites. PHN accepts all patients regardless of their insurance or financial status and offer the sliding fee scale to all income eligible uninsured or underinsured patients based on annual household income along with a 340b drug pricing program.
Area Description – Altoona is located approximately 2.5 hours East of Pittsburgh and 3.5 hours Northwest of Philadelphia. The city has approximately 48,000 residents and offers a great deal of variety for living situations. State College is only 45 minutes to our East which offers a very diverse cultural experience for any family and is known for safety in the community.
Salary – 220,000
Benefits – Signing bonus and residency stipends, Competitive salary commensurate with experience and yearly bonus potential based on quality and productivity; Vacation/Sick/Holiday/CME time off; Health/Dental/Vision Coverage; 403B Retirement Program; Disability & Life Insurance; FTCA Malpractice Coverage; Eligibility for State & Federal Loan Repayment; CME Allowance; Payment of Societal & Membership Dues, License, DEA, etc.
Nearest Hospital – UPMC Altoona