Neurology Physician Job with UPMC in Mechanicsburg, PA

Neurology Medical Director

UPMC Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
  • Accepts J1 Visas: No
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Yes
  • Loan Assistance:Not Specified
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 07/26/2022
  • 1014272

Join UPMC Central Pa. – one of Pennsylvania’s leading health systems with more than 2,900 physicians/allied health professionals serving a 10-county area in advancing the full continuum of neurology services.

Medical Director – Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

· Build a comprehensive neuroscience program among our three main and three satellite outpatient practice sites and seven hospitals

· Leadership and management of daily operations that involve medical staff and patient care

· Teams consists of general neurologists, various subspecialty trained neurologists, neurohospitalists, APPs, neuropsychologists

· Develop subspecialized clinics in collaboration with our neurosurgery program including an endovascular/thrombectomy-capable facility

· Development of program objectives, plans, policies and procedures, guidelines, protocols

· Active participation in monitoring and evaluating the quality of care

· Achievement of positive patient outcomes/satisfaction scores

· Management of medical staff performance measures and professional development

· Department representative for medical staff credentialing, supports medical students and IM residency education

· Participates in all Joint Commission survey initiatives and further develops neuroscience programs, including stroke care, epilepsy, movement disorder, migraine, M.S

Desired Candidate:

  • Minimum five years clinical experience required
  • Prior leadership experience preferred
  • Board certified/board eligible
  • Commitment to providing high-quality, compassionate patient care
  • Team oriented with ability to provide personalized patient care and demonstrate positive clinical outcomes


  • Competitive base salary plus incentive, commencement and retention bonuses
  • Health, life and disability insurance
  • Medical malpractice insurance
  • Defined contribution plan; 403(b) plan with employer match
  • Professional dues
  • CME time
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays
  • Relocation Allowance
  • Potential sign on bonus

About UPMC Central Pa

UPMC Central Pa is a nationally recognized leader in providing high-quality, patient-centered health care services in central Pennsylvania and surrounding rural communities. The not-for-profit system cares for more than 1.2 million area residents yearly, providing life-saving emergency care, essential primary care and leading-edge diagnostic services. The UPMC Pinnacle health system includes seven acute care hospitals with 1,161 licensed beds, over 160 outpatient clinics and ancillary facilities, more than 2,900 physicians and allied health professionals, and approximately 11,000 employees. It is a health care hub serving Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, York, Lancaster, Lebanon, Juniata, Franklin, Adams and parts of Snyder counties.

About South Central Pennsylvania

  • Features both rural and suburban living and boasts an abundance of sports, arts, cultural events, and entertainment. Close to historically significant areas such as Gettysburg and world-famous Hershey Park and Hershey’s Chocolate World.
  • Offers top-rated public schools, blue-ribbon private schools, and some of Pennsylvania’s top colleges and universities. Area school districts are consistently ranked in the top 20 percent of Pennsylvania. With affordable homes — a composite cost of living index of 99.7, compared to 126.5 in Philadelphia — it’s a great place to grow a career and family
  • Listed among “America’s Most Livable Cities,” and ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Cities to Live.” We are a two to three hour drive away from New York City, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.