Vascular Neurologist

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

Job Description

Join an expanding well-established physician-friendly practice! Collaborate with world-class specialists and departments including Neurointerventional surgery and Neurocritical care, as well as multiple other divisions across the institution. Challenging case mix equitable to major east coast academic institutions.


ChristianaCare is seeking a full-time BC/BE Vascular Neurologist to work in the Christiana Hospital in Newark, DE. This is located 45 minutes south of Philadelphia; one hour north of Baltimore on I 95.

ChristianaCare Highlights:

The largest healthcare system in Delaware employing 13,000 caregivers.

18 dedicated Neurocritical Care beds, 6 Transitional Neurology Unit beds, 2 Epilepsy Monitoring Unit beds, and 22 Stroke Treatment and Recovery (STAR) Unit beds.

State of the art acute care facilities (including Level I Trauma) at the Main Newark Campus Comprehensive Stroke Center, Wilmington Hospital Primary stroke center, and free-standing ED as an Acute Stroke Ready Hospital in Middletown, DE.

1,200 employed physicians.

$2.112 Billion in annual revenue in FY 2020.

Extensive teaching opportunities including an Internal Medicine, ED/IM, and psychiatry residents, medical students, and peer education. Academic appointment available via Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.

Who We Are:

5 Board Certified Vascular Neurologists

2 Experienced Neurohospitalists

8 Advanced Practice Providers

5 Neurocritical Care Physicians

4 Neurointerventional surgeons

15+ Provider Collaborating Outpatient General and Specialty Neurology Practice

What We Do:

Consults and management of neurologic disease in the inpatient setting at the Newark (906 beds) and Wilmington (321 beds) campuses.

Staff the stroke unit and manage acute stroke in the ED across our system and inpatient.

Work 14-16 shifts per 4-week block

Responsible for, on average, 6 overnight calls per 4-week block. Overnight call is via video from home after hours. No non-stroke overnight call.

Cover inpatient stroke alerts remotely for Wilmington campus and Middletown ED via video.



EEO Statement:

UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.


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.

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Job Posting: 844490

Posted On: Sep 15, 2021

Updated On: Oct 10, 2021