St. Luke’s University Health Network, the region’s largest, most established health system, a major teaching hospital, and one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a board eligible/ board certified Urologist to join our dynamic, rapidly growing Urology practice. St Luke’s Center for Urology is a hospital-employed practice within the St Luke’s University Health Network.
At present we comprise 14 urologists and 7 Advanced Practitioners with continued growth expected over the next few years. We are expanding to cover growth as the Network now includes 10 hospitals. We are looking for our next urologist to work primarily on our Warren Hospital Campus in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. Our next partner will also work in Pennsylvania and in conjunction with colleagues throughout the St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) system.
Our urology program boasts the latest office and endourologic equipment. Extremely well-regarded robotics program in place since 2003, currently utilizing the newest Davinci Xi system. We enjoy strong support from our Interventional Radiology and Radiation Oncology colleagues
Candidates should have excellent interpersonal and surgical skills. Robotic experience not mandatory. Call will be 1:6 with hospital based PA coverage for most issues.
In joining St. Luke’s University Health Network you’ll enjoy:
Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
A culture in which innovation is highly valued
Work/life balance and flexibility
Exceptional compensation package and relocation reimbursement
$20,000 starting bonus
Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health and dental insurance, and generous CME allowance
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
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SLUHN is a non-profit network comprised of physicians and hospitals, providing care in eastern Pennsylvania and western NJ. The Network includes more than 200 locations and 10 hospitals and employs more than 800 physicians and 200 advanced practitioners. Opportunities exist for teaching and an academic appointment with the Temple/St. Luke’s Medical School where students spend their second, third and fourth years at St. Luke’s on the Bethlehem Campus. St. Luke's currently has more than 220 physicians enrolled in internship, residency and fellowship programs.