Christiana Care Health System is looking to hire a full time BE/BC Pediatric Physician to join our employed Outpatient Pediatric Practice; Christiana Care Pediatric Associates.
This position is open due to organizational growth and the successful candidate will join an excellent team with a call ratio of 1:6 rotating nights and weekends. When on call, the Pediatric Physician is on site until 6pm and then takes the remainder of call from the comfort of home. Weekend call begins with rounding in the well baby nursery followed by sick visits in the office typically until early afternoon. The following week the physician will continue well baby rounds returning to the office for a typical workday. Quality of life is enhanced by a 4 day work week when not on well baby rounds.
Each physician has their own medical assistant as well as daily support from the teams' Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and nurses. There is also a nightly answering service covered by additional pediatric nurse practitioners offering an ideal work/life balance for the physicians.
Christiana Care Pediatric Associates is a collegial team of 37 individuals, including the 5 Pediatric Physicians and 3 Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.
Lucrative salary offered with aggressive bonuses and comprehensive benefits package.
Work out of a 1,100 bed health system with an extensively established referral base to draw from that is simultaneously experience immense growth.
Exciting growth opportunity with upward advancement.
Participate in scholarly activities and collaborate on clinical projects with other departments.
Christiana Care Health System is located in northern Delaware, 30 miles south of Philadelphia and is one of the country's largest health care providers. Comprised of two hospitals on two campuses totaling more than 1,100 beds it is a major teaching hospital with more than 250 Medical-Dental residents and fellows. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care is a regional leader in maternal child health with over 6,100 annual deliveries, 11100 NICU admissions and a department of pediatrics active in quality improvement, research and teaching.
Working for Christiana Care offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. The location provides easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City – all within a short drive or train ride from our Newark and Wilmington, DE campuses.
Internal Number: 45770BR
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.