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Job ID: 190107
Work Type: MD CCA FT 35+ HOURS
Location: Plainsboro, NJ, United States
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
The Clinical Care Associates of the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Ewing Township & Plainsboro, NJ seeks a Rheumatologist (Multiple Openings) to provide in-patient and out-patient clinical care to Rheumatology patients. Diagnose patients with rheumatic diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, Sjogren’s syndrome, scleroderma, andosteoarthritis. Perform infusion therapy and injection therapy. Perform thorough initial evaluations and develop long-term treatment plans, including taking x-rays and MRIs as needed to diagnose conditions. Serve as a consultant to other physicians regarding difficult cases that they are unable to diagnose or treat. Perform clinical research. Referring patients to other specialists when appropriate. Prescribe medications to treat rheumatic diseases and other conditions that cause inflammation in the body.
Requirements: M.D./D.O. degree or foreign equivalent. Completion of a 24 month ACGME accredited Rheumatology fellowship program. Must be board certified in Rheumatology within 3 years of becoming eligible. Must have or be eligible for NJ medical license and DEA license. Passage of USMLE 1, 2, and 3.We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.