General Description : Christiana Care Health System is searching for a full time BC/BE OBGYN Physician. As a member of our Education Faculty, responsibilities will encompass general Obstetric and Gynecologic care in the hospital as well as ambulatory setting. Duties will include on call coverage for Labor and Delivery as well as coverage for the OB triage unit. Clinical responsibilities will be mutually agreed upon between the physician and the Associate Clinical Lead, Women and Children's Service Line in concert with the Department Chair. At Christiana Care, women's health is a priority. We recognize that by helping the women in our community to improve their health, we help everyone in our community. That's why we've brought together the full spectrum of comprehensive, integrated, high-quality health care services for women at every age and stage of life. Because of our commitment to women's health, Christiana Care has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services as the region's only National Community Center of Excellence in Women's Health. Principal Duties and Responsibilities Evaluate, diagnose and treat obstetrical and gynecological problems at Christiana Care Health Services and affiliated community partners Precept residents, students and specified health care professionals, as appropriate, in the operating room, labor and delivery suite, triage, ambulatory and other sites necessary Assist in practice management supporting the Medical Director, Ambulatory Women's Health, and Practice Manager Contribute to the educational program for residents, fellows, and medical students in obstetrics and gynecology Work cooperatively with other members of the division and department in outreach programs Provide additional obstetrical and gynecological medical services as part of on-call responsibility Demonstrate academic curiosity through continued research, publications or contributions to education as directed by the Department Chair Assist community partners in "seamless" care model coordinated with CCHS Position Qualifications Post-graduate degree from an accredited medical institution Completion of accredited OB/GYN-residency Extended knowledge of OB/GYN-related issues Board-eligible or Board-certified Qualified to achieve active staff status in the Christiana Care OB/GYN Department Preference will be given to physicians who have demonstrated proficiency and scholarly achievement in an aligned area of women's health. Support to enhance such expertise will be prioritized. Christiana Care Health System, headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, 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 the only Level 1 trauma center between Philadelphia and Baltimore and is a regional center of excellence in cardiology, cancer and women's health services. We rank 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients. 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 Delaware.
Internal Number: 45915BR
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.