UPMC Altoona is seeking a Pulmonology/Critical Care physician to join a practice of 2 pulmonologists.
• Flexible practice set-up to include Pulmonary Disease or a mix of Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care work
• Practice call schedule: 1:3 (ICU and vent management handled by separate ICU team)
Blair Medical Associates – Pulmonology department is currently comprised of 2 pulmonologists, and 1 physician assistant. BMA Pulmonology provides care to patients referred by ARHS physicians as well as patients referred from the 70+ primary care physicians in the community who are on the hospital’s medical staff. Opportunity to incorporate a physician extender into practice in the future as volume increases.
UPMC Altoona provides exceptional health care to Blair County and surrounding areas. With nearly 3,000 employees, it is the largest employer in the county, and is a tertiary hospital, offering an array of specialized programs and services. UPMC Altoona joined UPMC in July 2013.
UPMC Altoona is a charitable, not-for-profit health care system governed by a volunteer community board of directors.
UPMC Altoona offers more than 200 years of health care experience, over 300 talented and highly recognized physicians, nearly 4,000 specialized and experienced caregivers, and 600 supportive volunteers. The health system serves more than 20 counties throughout Central Pennsylvania.