at Christiana Care Health System in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
ChristianaCare is looking to add a faculty physician to join its Family Medicine Residency Program within the Department of Family and Community Medicine. This role has the potential to be a clinical faculty position or a core faculty position based on the interest and experience of the applicant.
"At ChristianaCare, our mission is simple and profound --- we take care of people" - Janice E Nevin, MD, MPH - President and CEO
Family Medicine Residency is well established and growing with now 9 residents each year!
Provide medical services and participate in the clinical teaching of family medicine
Precept residents and medical students
Serve as team leader, attend weekly team meetings and weekly population health meetings
Be involved in the residency faculty
Board certified/eligible Family Medicine physician eligible for staff appointment to the Department of Family and Community Medicine
MAT certification a plus
Christiana Care is one of the country's largest health systems, ranking as the 24th leading hospital in the nation and 15th on the East Coast in admissions. Featuring three hospitals with 1,200 beds, Christiana Care is a not for profit teaching hospital affiliated with Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University and recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women's health services.
Christiana Care was recognized as one of "America's 100 Best Hospitals" by Healthgrades, selected as one of the Most Wired Hospitals in the US by the American Hospital Association, and ranked by US News & World Report as the #3 'Best Hospital' in the Philadelphia region out of more than 90 hospitals.
Living in the Delaware Valley offers a wealth of housing options in urban, suburban, and beautiful rural settings. The region boasts excellent school districts, private schools and many of the nation's best colleges and universities. The area is rich in diversity and within 1-3 hours you can take advantage of all of the cultural, entertainment and recreational events in Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, DC as well as the popular beach resorts in Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland.
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.