Occupational Medicine Physician Needed! A leading regional health system located in West Reading, PA and recipient of numerous awards including U.S. News top 5% ranking of all hospitals in the United States, is seeking an Occupational Medicine Physician.
Reading Hospital, under Tower Health, is a not-for-profit leading regional health system committed to advancing health and transforming lives of the people we serve. Through physician and staff commitment, we have established a culture of collaboration, professionalism, transparency and responsibility that allows us to deliver high-quality care through evidence-based medicine. Established as The Reading Dispensary in 1867, the 750+ bed Reading Hospital has since expanded into a leader in tertiary care for this region of Pennsylvania. As an Academic teaching hospital, residencies include Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB/GYN, Osteopathy, Podiatry, and Pharmacy.
Main West Reading campus is located in scenic Berks County
750+ acute beds, 22-building complex on 36 suburban acres
Busiest emergency department in Pennsylvania with over 135,000 visits per year
Level I Trauma Center
Over 3,500 births annually; high-risk pre- and post-natal care; IVF and fertility services
Level III NICU
Miller Regional Heart Center - including cardiac surgery
McGlinn Cancer Institute - recently re-certified by the Commission on Cancer with a gold rating and re-accreditation by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI) Certification Program
Future site of Drexel University College of Medicine Branch Campus; Expected opening: Fall 2019
Joint Commission accredited Hospital that has served Berks County for over 150 years
Exclusively occupational medicine practice with two locations, full service. Hospital campus clinic serves 7,000 Reading Hospital employees and hundred of regional business clients.
Perform regulatory and replacement physicals, wellness evaluations and fitness for duty evaluations
Evaluate, treat, and rehabilitate healthy patients with work-related illnesses and injuries including a wide variety of orthopedics, lacerations, blood-borne pathogens exposures, exposure to infectious disease, etc. and utilize light duty programs for return to work.
Evaluate requests for exemption from required vaccinations and provide Employee Health consultation for the hospital's 7000 employees.
Interpret audiograms for hearing conservation program
Perform respirator clearance examinations
Evaluate exposure to hospital-related infections as well as industrial toxins like lead, asbestos, cadmium, and crystalline silica
Competitive compensation package
Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match.
Generous paid time-off allowance
H1B Visa & Green Card Support (*does not qualify for J1 Waiver)
Supportive health system to advance goals
Must have completed a residency program and be BC/BE in Occupational Medicine
Will consider BC/BE in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, or Emergency Medicine with several years' experience and/or formal training in Occupational Medicine
DOT medical examiner certification is required (will train if necessary)
Medical Review Officer certification is required (will train if necessary)
Working knowledge of OSHA and PA workers comp law are a plus.
Support of on-staff specialty physicians for referral care