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Program Director - Allentown, PA

St. Luke’s Physician Group
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18109
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Program Director for Internal Medicine and Transitional Year Residency Programs

St. Luke's University Health Network is seeking a dynamic Program Director for our Internal Medicine and Transitional Year Residency Programs at our state-of-the-art Anderson Campus. St. Luke's has been recently ranked as the #1 teaching hospital in the nation, a recipient of the prestigious 15 Top Health System award as well as recognized as a 100 Top Hospital for the ninth time by Watson Health.

The Program Director is responsible for the administration and operations of the program, including all activities related to recruitment, selection, instruction, supervision, advising, evaluation, advancement, and readiness of residents for practice, retention of residents, academic productivity, maintenance of all academic records, and overall program leadership. The Program Director ensures continuing accreditation of the program through application of Common and Specialty requirements.

The Program Director will have, on average, 60% dedicated time for administrative, educational, strategic, and research initiatives and provide oversight and development of the Internal Medicine and Transitional Year Residency programs and participate in our academic mission through our Temple/St. Luke's School of Medicine partnership. An average of 40% dedicated time for professional services including precepting in the inpatient and outpatient arenas. In addition, the Program Director will be expected to have a small clinical practice, thus educating and leading by example.

In joining St. Luke's University Health Network, you will enjoy:

  • Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
  • Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic development opportunities
  • A culture in which innovation is highly valued and supported
  • Exceptional compensation package
  • Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health and dental insurance, CME allowance


  • Board-Certification in Internal Medicine (ABIM or AOBIM)
  • Eligibility for academic appointment
  • Demonstrated clinical, administrative and/or research leadership accomplishments as well as an aptitude for mentoring and staff development.
  • Excellent leadership, management, and communication skills
  • In addition, candidates must have:
  • Three years of participation as an active faculty member in an ACGME or AOA accredited internal medicine residency program.
  • PA State medical license (at the time of employment)

About St. Luke's and the Anderson Campus
St. Luke's has been recently ranked as the #1 teaching hospital in the nation! Our Graduate Medical Education program consists of 38 accredited programs with 387 residents and fellows and boasts a greater than 95% board passing rate. Please click here to learn more about our Graduate Medical Education.

St. Luke's Anderson Campus features advanced services in the Hospital, Cancer Center, Medical Office Building and the Women & Babies Pavilion. Patients are benefiting from inpatient care; emergency room services; surgical services; radiology services and more. Our patients experience a combination of a state-of-the-art facility, technology, equipment and a great team working together with the patient at the center of it all.

Founded in 1872, St. Luke's University Health Network (SLUHN) is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of more than 16,000 employees providing services at 12 hospitals and 300+ outpatient sites. With annual net revenue greater than $2 billion, the Network's service area includes 11 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe, Schuylkill and Luzerne counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey.

About the Lehigh Valley
The Lehigh Valley is in close proximity to NYC, Philly, DC and the Jersey Shore. Outstanding higher education facilities include Lehigh University and Moravian College. Cost of living is low and coupled with minimal congestion; choose among a variety of charming urban, semi-urban and rural communities your family will enjoy calling home. There is easy access to outdoor activities like skiing, snowboarding, white water rafting, and zip lining. The Lehigh Valley encompasses three unique cities in one suburban area. For more information please visit www.discoverlehighvalley.com.

If you are interested in learning more about the position, please send your CV to:
Jillian Fiorino
Physician Recruiter
St. Luke's University Health Network

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Posted: 2022-01-10 Expires: 2022-03-14

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Program Director - Allentown, PA

St. Luke’s Physician Group
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18109

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