Practice as a Medicine-Pediatric Hospitalist and join Delaware’s largest academic hospital system Christiana Care Health System has excellent career opportunities for Board Certified/Board Eligible Med- Peds physicians to join a vibrant Med-Peds hospitalist group within well-established adult and pediatric hospitalist groups both employed by Christiana Care Health System. Sites include Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware (Med-Peds), Wilmington Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware (Med) and BayHealth at Kent General Hospital in Dover, Delaware (Peds). Hospitalists are active within the health system participating in committees, research, teaching and leadership opportunities that support the improvement of patient care and Hospital Medicine and Pediatrics.
As a member of Christiana Pediatric Hospitalists, you will provide family-centered care to pediatric patients in the Pediatric Inpatient Unit, Mother-Baby Unit, and the Emergency Department at both Christiana Hospital and Kent General Hospital. Both campuses feature 24/7 in-house pediatric hospitalist coverage, serving the hospitals’ smallest patients and their families around the clock. Hospitalists use protected, non-clinical time to help lead initiatives and collaborate with our teams to improve quality and safety for pediatric patients at both facilities.
Christiana Care Hospitalist Partners is a forward thinking Hospitalist practice emphasizing continuity of care, patient satisfaction, and quality. Our Hospitalists provide the highest quality of patient care in directing, treating, and coordinating all aspects of the patient’s hospitalization. The Hospitalist also may follow the patient for their first appointment after being discharged to enhance continuity of care. To support the program’s goals, the schedule is progressive with limited nights and weekends, and our hospitalists have a manageable patient load.
As the largest academic institution in the state, Medicine-Pediatric faculty will have the opportunity to teach 16 Med-Peds residents, 36 Internal Medicine residents, 15 combined Emergency Medicine-Internal Medicine, 60 Pediatric residents and medical students (Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University), in addition to physician assistant and nurse practitioner students. Christiana Care is one of the largest health care providers in the nation, ranking 21st for hospital admissions, and is one of only 15 major teaching hospitals to be rated in the 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters). Working for Christiana Care offers the unique opportunity to live in Delaware or have reasonable commutes from PA, MD and southern NJ.
Currently, there are six Med-Peds hospitalist physicians employed by Christiana Care Health System and a total of 36 Med-Peds physicians practicing in the northern part of Delaware. Med-Peds physicians have been hired by Christiana Care Health System each year since 2001.
Interested candidates should submit their CV online at http://careers.christianacare.org or contact Physician Recruitment, at email@example.com to learn more about this opportunity.
Christiana Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.