About This Opportunity
Join a 100 top hospital with a newly established psychiatry residency program! St. Luke’s University Health Network, the region’s largest, most established health system, and major teaching hospital is seeking full time BC/BE Adult Psychiatrists for the following opportunities:
Inpatient: our Sacred Heart Adult & Quakertown unit. Our Sacred Heart unit is located in Allentown, PA and has 20 beds. Our Quakertown unit is located in Quakertown, PA and has 19 beds.
Consultation Liaison: physician for our Network
Successful candidates will rotate for weekend inpatient acute care coverage. We are recruiting for growth and expansion as we now encompass 176 inpatient beds across the network, 3 outpatient offices and we offer TMS and ECT. Dedicated AP support exists at each unit. This is an employed position in a growing practice with little to no night call and 1:5 weekend rounding.
To learn more about our St. Luke’s Psychiatry Program, please visit www.psychcareer.org
In joining St. Luke’s University Health Network you’ll enjoy:
It’s never too early to sign! Enjoy a substantial, monthly stipend at sign on
Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
A culture in which innovation is highly valued
Exceptional compensation package, starting bonus, and relocation reimbursement
Loan forgiveness program
Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health and dental insurance, and generous CME allowance
Work/life balance and flexibility
Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic development opportunities
About St. Luke’s University Health Network
Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of 14,000 employees providing services at 10 hospitals and over 300 outpatient sites. With annual net revenue of $1.9 billion, the Network’s service area includes 10 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe and Schuylkill counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey.
Dedicated to advancing medical education, St. Luke’s is the preeminent teaching hospital in central-eastern Pennsylvania. In partnership with Temple University, St. Luke’s created the region’s first and only regional medical school campus. It also operates the nation’s longest continuously operating School of Nursing, established in 1884, and 28 fully accredited graduate medical educational programs with 226 residents and fellows. St. Luke’s is the only health care system in central-eastern Pennsylvania to earn Medicare’s five-star rating (the highest) for quality, efficiency and patient satisfaction.
St. Luke’s has earned the 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation from IBM Watson Health (formerly Truven Health Analytics) repeatedly – six times total and four years in a row including 2018. It has also been cited by IBM Watson Health as a 50 Top Cardiovascular Program.
Utilizing the EPIC electronic medical record (EMR) system for both inpatient and outpatient services, the Network is a multi-year recipient of the Most Wired award recognizing the breadth of the SLUHN’s information technology applications such as telehealth, online scheduling and online pricing information. St. Luke’s is also recognized as one of the state’s lowest cost providers. To learn more about St. Luke’s, please visit us at www.SLHN.org
About the Lehigh Valley & Surrounding Areas
Set amid gentle hills and charming country sides, Lehigh Valley, PA is home to Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, as well as dozens of small towns and picturesque boroughs, parks, trails, and waterways. Steeped in pre-Colonial, Early American, and industrial history, the region’s storied past became its uplifting present, bestowing visitors anything from crayons and craft beer to Martin Guitars and museums, covered bridges, and nationally-recognized events like Musikfest and Christkindlmarkt.
The Lehigh Valley is in close proximity to NYC, Philly, and DC. Outstanding higher education facilities include Lehigh University and Moravian College. Cost of living is low and coupled with minimal congestion; choose among a variety of charming urban, semi-urban and rural communities your family will enjoy calling home. There is easy access to outdoor activities like skiing, snowboarding, white water rafting, and zip lining. The Lehigh Valley encompasses three unique cities in one suburban area.
Much of daily life happens outdoors, thanks to year-round temperatures which allows for time to explore seasonal sceneries, participate in outdoor focused activities including whitewater adventures, biking, hiking, skiing, and enjoying all that the historic sites have to offer. The Poconos, which is just 25 minutes north of the Lehigh Valley offers a variety of excursions for those looking to get out and explore the vibrant colors that all seasons bring. For more information please visit www.discoverlehighvalley.com.
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About St. Luke's University Health Network
SLUHN is a non-profit network comprised of physicians and 10 hospitals, providing care in eastern Pennsylvania and western NJ. We employ more than 800 physician and 200 advanced practitioners. St. Luke's currently has more than 220 physicians enrolled in internship, residency and fellowship programs and is a regional campus for the Temple/St. Luke’s School of Medicine. Visit www.slhn.org.
Our campuses offer easy access to major cities like NYC and Philadelphia. Cost of living is low coupled with minimal congestion; choose among a variety of charming urban, semi-urban and rural communities your family will enjoy calling home. For more information visit www.discoverlehighvalley.com
For more information and opportunities, see St. Luke's University Health Network.
801 Ostrum Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
Community of Bethlehem
There is so much to explore, experience and do in Bethlehem! Whether you enjoy music, history, shopping, or just getting outdoors, there’s something here for you! With sight-seeing, historic attractions, the casino, our downtown shopping, wonderful restaurants and non-stop festivals, it may just be too much to fit into one day!
Bethlehem is a city in eastern Pennsylvania, United States. It lies in Northampton and Lehigh counties. Bethlehem borders with the cities of Allentown and Easton and is part of the greater Lehigh Valley community.
Census Data for Bethlehem
|Bachelors & Higher||26.6%|
|Under 5 Years||5.6%|
|Under 18 Years||19.9%|
|Over 65 Years||16.2%|
|Median Home Value||$175.0|
|Total Area||19.1 sq. miles|
|Persons per Household||2.31|