Geriatrician - 1134, 1135

Company: Horton Smith & Associates
Date Posted: 09-06-07
Category: Physician
Location: Pennsylvania - Philadelphia
Job Status:Full Time


Seeking two fellowship trained geriatricians to join four others in a busy academic medical center practice. The county has the oldest aged population in the state, and Pennsylvania has the second oldest population in the country. Low cost housing is also attracting retirees from Philadelphia. There is significant unmet demand and new physicians will be busy immediately.

Case Types

The current geriatrics program includes primary care, inpatient assessment, geriatric psychiatry, inpatient rehab, and nursing home care. Physicians participate in training residents, and a geriatric fellowship is being developed. Plans for a Center for Aging include services such as home visits, a driving program, adult daycare, expanded nursing home, assisted living, and geriatric assessment.


  • Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

  • Call is 1:6, or at worst 1:5


  • Competitive two to three-year salary guarantee

  • Full benefits

  • Occurrence malpractice insurance
  • Relocation, including a temporary housing allowance

  • Community

    Just an hour from Philadelphia, this city offers excellent living conditions, abundant green space, some of the best fishing in the country, beautiful state/national parks, scenic trails, and panoramic vistas. Quality education, friendly neighbors, and a stable economy make this worth checking out.

    Job #1134, 1135


    Bob Bregant, Vice President


    Horton Smith & Associates

    Phone: 913.752.4508 or 800.398.2923

    Fax: 888.238.4715

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    Contact Information
    Company: Horton Smith & Associates
    Address: 9777 Ridge Drive Suite 360
    Lenexa, Kansas 66219
    Phone: 800.398.2923
    Fax: 888.238.4715

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