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Summary of Opportunity:

Temple Pulmonary Consultants at Huntingdon Valley seeks a board certified / board eligible pulmonologist to join their thriving pulmonary practice in the suburbs of Philadelphia. This community based, specialty practice is part of Temple Physicians, the multi-specialty community group practice of the Temple University Health System. 

Our Pulmonologists manage a broad variety of lung conditions such as asthma, COPD, bronchiectasis, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary fibrosis, asbestosis as well as other pulmonary disorders and sleep problems. The successful candidate will join a group of 4 physicians and 1 NP who provide outpatient clinical care at our Huntingdon Valley office and in-patient care at Jeanes Hospital in Philadelphia, PA., a robust community hospital co-located on the campus with the Fox Chase Cancer Center. 

Pulmonologists with additional interest in sleep are also welcome to apply. 

Candidate Qualifications:

- Successful completion (or in the process of completing) an ACGME accredited fellowship in pulmonary medicine.
- Board Certification in Internal Medicine and BC/BE in Pulmonary.
- Ability to obtain medical licensure in Pennsylvania
- Demonstrates sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community.
- Exceptional communication and customer service skills
- Ability to work and flourish in a fast-paced and patient-centric environment
- Sleep Medicine training and/or experience optional 

Summary of the Organization:

Temple Physicians, Inc.
Temple Physicians, Inc. is a multi-specialty group practice in and around Philadelphia that is a part of Temple University Health Systems network. Established in 1996, TPI have grown to become one of the largest and most-respected physician organizations in the area consisting of more than 400 employees caring for patients in a broad range of community-based sites. 

TPI doctors practice medicine in a wide range of medical specialties, including: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Bariatric, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Hematology/Oncology, Nephrology, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, and Pulmonology. 

Temple Physicians offer a competitive salary plus comprehensive benefits including a full insurance package of: health, dental, vision, life, pharmaceutical coverage, medical malpractice insurance, paid vacation and disability at group rates. 

Jeanes Hospital
Jeanes Hospital is an acute care community hospital located in the Fox Chase section of Northeast Philadelphia. For almost 85 years, Jeanes Hospital has combined excellence in health care with a compassionate, personal touch. Today, as a member of the Temple University Health System, Jeanes offers state-of-the-art medical, surgical and emergency services, providing patients with the comfort and convenience of a community hospital along with the resources of a downtown academic medical center. The experienced doctors and dedicated staff are focused on offering patients access to the latest treatments and diagnostics, while never losing sight of the hospital's dedication to serving and caring for the surrounding community.

The Pulmonary Medicine team at Jeanes Hospital includes Pulmonary / Critical Care specialists, respiratory therapists, registered pulmonary function technicians, nurses, physical and occupational therapists and registered dietitians. This team uses the facilities and resources of the Jeanes Pulmonary Function Laboratory to evaluate the presence, severity, progression and response to therapy of lung disease. Imaging tests, including CT and MRI, as well as laboratory tests, bronchoscopy and related pathological tests are also performed. Based on a comprehensive evaluation, every patient coming to Jeanes receives a clear diagnosis and a plan for advanced and effective therapy. The Medical Intensive Care Unit at Jeanes offers full ventilatory support for patients in respiratory failure. When needed, patients with severe disease may be referred to our partners at the Temple Lung Center for advanced tests or treatments such as evaluation for lung transplantation or lung volume reduction, or enrollment in clinical trials of novel medications.
Procedure for Candidacy:

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and complete contact information to the address below. 

Marc P. Hurowitz, D.O. MBA, FAAFP Chief Executive Officer TPI, C/O Kelly Smith, Department of Physician & Faculty Recruitment, Temple University School of Medicine, 3401 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: [email protected] Phone: 215-707-3101 Fax: 215-707-9452

Temple is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.




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Posted: 5/18/2018
Application Due: 6/27/2018
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