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: 45770
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care has the prestigious Magnet designation with two acute care hospitals located in Wilmington and Newark, DE. It 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 best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. You’ll also enjoy the easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City – all within a short drive or train ride from Wilmington.