Menu

Elementary School Based Health Center Physician

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

ChristianaCare is looking for an Elementary School Based Health Center Physician to join our team in Delaware. Elementary School-Based Health Centers were established especially for students in order to help make the best quality health care available in our community more accessible to them. Because they are located right in school, School-Based Health Centers help students overcome many obstacles to receiving good health care - obstacles such as lack of transportation, inconvenient appointment times, or worries about cost and confidentially. School-Based Health Centers provide comprehensive medical and mental health care, treatment and health education to promote a healthy lifestyle. Each health center is operated by a partnership that includes ChristianaCare Health System, school districts and the Delaware Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Services Why ChristianaCare: Join a multidisciplinary team that includes advanced practice nurses, behavioral health therapists (BHTs), medical assistants who care for patients within four elementary schools screening for behavioral and psychosocial risk, reviewing immunization records, and administering routine vaccinations. Excellent work life balance with no nights or weekends with an optional remote admin day. Competitive compensation and benefits package President/CEO Dr. Janice Nevin named among 50 Most Influential Clinical Executives in 2023 By Modern Healthcare Qualifications: Minimum 2-3 years of experience working with pediatric patient population MedPeds/Pediatric Training Required Eligible for license in state of Delaware About ChristianaCare: ChristianaCare 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. ChristianaCare includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, three hospitals (1,300 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. We rank 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients. ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 290 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, ChristianaCare is shaping the future of health care. Benefits of living in the Delaware Valley: Working for ChristianaCare 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 Newark, DE. When we lead with love, excellence is inevitable. #LI-JC1 EEO Statement: 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.
Copy Link

Job Posting: 1241794

Posted On: Feb 21, 2024

Updated On: Mar 22, 2024

Please Wait ...