Outpatient Psychiatrist

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

Job Description

ChristianaCare, headquartered in Wilmington, DE, is expanding its behavioral health program and has a full-time opportunity for a BE/BC faculty outpatient psychiatrist. This psychiatrist will work in our outpatient clinic located in the Wilmington Hospital and provide residency supervision.


Outpatient Psychiatry offers opportunities to see adult patients who are referred by providers in acute care, neurology, primary care, cardiology, oncology and perinatal service lines. Our psychiatrists function as highly specialized clinicians and manage complex cases. You'll work on the teaching service and have your own panel of patients. TMS and ECT are offered.


Why ChristianaCare:


This is a teaching opportunity with ChristianaCare psychiatry residents and medical students.


Resident training ratio: 1:3 with a 1 hour new appointments and 45 min follow up.


You'll be supported by a clinical team of advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, medical assistants, therapists and case managers.


Participate in process improvement projects and the development of new program offerings.


Excellent work life balance with 1:8 call schedule and generous weekend call pay in addition to base salary and annual incentive bonus.


Research and academic support


Ability to work some time remotely is possible.




BE/BC in psychiatry


Fellowship training preferred


Eligible for license in Delaware and Pennsylvania


Benefits of living in the Delaware Valley:


You have your choice or housing options in DE, PA, NJ or MD and enjoy reasonable commutes.


Connected by Amtrak and I95, this region is a hub for excellent restaurants, entertainment and sporting venues, cultural events and some of the nation's best colleges and universities.


Within 1-3 hours from four international airports.


Easy drives or a short train ride to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City.


Two hours from beautiful beaches in Delaware, Maryland and New Jersey and popular skiing resorts in the Pocono Mountains.


Reasonable cost of living and no DE state sales tax



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: 881368

Posted On: Dec 06, 2021

Updated On: Jan 05, 2022