Division Chief of Ambulatory Pediatrics
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Newark, DE 19713
ChristianaCare is looking to hire a full time BE/BC Division Chief of Ambulatory Pediatrics to join our employed Outpatient Pediatric Practice; ChristianaCare Pediatric Associates. The position includes 50% administrative time and 50% clinical time at one of our clinical locations.
The Division Chief position is open due to organizational growth and will be part of an excellent team providing care to over 40,000 pediatric patients. The successful candidate will provide both academic leadership and clinical oversite to 90 ambulatory providers.
ChristianaCare has ambulatory pediatric or medicine/pediatric practices at Christiana Hospital (906 beds),Wilmington Hospital (321 beds) and various community locations. Travel to ambulatory sites as needed to offer practice improvement strategies and streamline processes will be required. Through population health initiatives that align with ChristianaCare’s standards of care the Division Chief will also partner with senior leadership to further grow and develop the ambulatory pediatric services footprint.
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.
- Call ratio of 1:7
- Lucrative salary offered with aggressive bonuses and comprehensive benefits package.
- Work out of a 1,200 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 is one of the country’s most dynamic health systems, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. Christiana Care includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, two hospitals (1,227 beds), a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women’s health. Christiana Care is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 260 residents and fellows. We are continually ranked by US News & World Report as a Best Hospital. With our unique, data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, Christiana Care is shaping the future of health care.
ChristianaCare is located in northern Delaware, 30 miles south of Philadelphia. 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. 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.
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.