Guthrie is seeking a BC/BE Cataract Surgeon to join our highly successful, dynamic, and growing multi-specialty practice with a well established ophthalmic and optometric referral base spanning over 7 counties in the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania and Southern Tier of New York. Our comprehensive team consists of 11 ophthalmologists including Retina, Glaucoma, Oculoplastic, Cornea, Ocular Pathology, Pediatric, Cataract, and General specialties and in addition is supported by 9 medical based optometrists.
Position Specifics · Well-established Cataract Practice · Emergency call rotation of 1:10 (call is 1 week out of every 10 weeks) · Dedicated team of support staff, including ophthalmic and diagnostic technicians · State of the art operating rooms designed specifically for ophthalmology · Dedicated operating support team with established "On Call Eye Team" · Based in Sayre, Pennsylvania with regionalization · Clinical support of highly trained and experienced medical optometrists · Access to all diagnostics, lab services, and vast multi-specialty group of providers throughout Guthrie
Guthrie has established expectations for every physician at Guthrie, based on our core values of patient centeredness, teamwork and excellence. We provide support and mentoring in addition to opportunities for pursuing individualized career paths within the organization.
Guthrie is a non-profit, physician-led, integrated health care delivery system that serves a large population of people over a wide geographic area. It currently includes three hospitals, 400 physicians and mid-level providers, 25 regional provider offices in 23 communities, home health and home care services, and a research institute. Its robust Electronic Health Record enables primary and specia...lty care physicians across the system to quickly gain a comprehensive understanding of patient needs. Guthrie manages more than 1,000,000 patient visits a year.
Philosophy of the group:
Guthrie President Joseph Scopelliti chose Guthrie for the collegiality, “Because the environment of mutual respect and trust was so unique and attractive to me that I had to stay.” In the complex and chaotic business of healthcare, the real strength of a physician-led group practice model like Guthrie’s is the ability to remove the complexity and minimize obstacles. This way, physicians and their support staff can provide the very best care for patients with the greatest degree of ease and efficiency.
Group makeup and specialties represented:
Guthrie offers more than 90 specialties and subspecialties throughout its 11-county service area. By providing multi-specialty care throughout the system, Guthrie demonstrates its commitment to excellence in medical and surgical care for patients close to home.
Guthrie offers distinct advantages to physicians through its integrated model that is already poised to thrive in the changing healthcare landscape. With its physician led, patient centered, research driven culture, Guthrie advances the quality of care and the level of service to patients. Its financial strength, established patient volumes and commitment to physician development and success bode well for the long-term solvency and robust future of the organization.