at Christiana Care Health Services, Inc. in Newark, Delaware, United States
The CCHP Hospitalist is responsible for quality direct medical care to hospitalized adult patients from admission until discharge and works closely with the patient’s primary care provider in management of their care. They perform inpatient medicine consults as needed and participate in and leads research, scholarly activities and group quality and performance improvement projects. The physician also works closely with resident physicians and medical students to assure high-quality medical education and perform assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices. Lastly, they work extensively with patients and families, residents and students, mid-level providers and other clinical and administrative staff, referring physicians, and specialists to ensure goals of care are met through all channels. Works at various hospitals throughout Newark and Wilmington, DE as well as Elkton, MD with the Christiana Hospital in Newark, DE serving as the primary work location.