Christiana Care Health System is searching for a BE/BC Internal Medicine physician to work in an integrated faculty /resident practice serving the residents of the city of Wilmington, Delaware. The job is an opportunity to use your excellent clinical skills to care for a diverse group of patients and to teach residents and students clinical internal medicine. As the practice is NCQA recognized Patient Centered Medical Home, the physician will be working in a team structure and will have nursing, clinical pharmacy, social services and diabetes educator support. Responsibilities will include participating in faculty development, quality improvement and optimization of operational processes. Shared responsibility for night and weekend coverage is expected.
A not-for-profit teaching hospital affiliated with Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Christiana Care is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services. Christiana Care is home to Delaware’s only Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, the only delivering hospital in Delaware that offers the highest level of non-surgical care to the most critically ill newborns. Christiana Care has an extensive network of primary care and specialty outpatient practices, as well as home health care, preventive medicine and rehabilitation services.
Christiana Care is located in northern Delaware, approximately 40 miles south of Philadelphia. With close proximity to major cities (Philadelphia, Washington DC and New York City), beautiful beach resorts in DE and NJ and tax-free shopping, Delaware is a great place to live. You can enjoy wonderful local cultural offerings including multiple theaters, a symphony, opera, ballet, museums and outdoor festivals and music events. Nearby Philadelphia is the home to several professional and college sports teams, excellent restaurants and exciting entertainment events. For sports enthusiasts, Delaware and surrounding areas offer many state and community parks that make for great hiking, jogging, cycling and kayaking.
Christiana Care is an 1100 bed, two hospitals, non-sectarian health care system located in northern Delaware. The internal medicine residency program, sponsored by Jefferson Medical College and Christiana Care, has 82 residents, including our combined Med-Peds, EM/IM, and transitional year residency programs.
Christiana Care is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is represent...ative of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, gender identity or expression, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or genetic information.