ChristianaCare, headquartered in Wilmington, DE, is expanding its behavioral health program with the addition of two full-time opportunities for BE/BC psychiatrists to work in either our Christiana or Wilmington Hospitals as part of our consult service with a focus on providing high quality psychiatric care to emergency room patients.
The Christiana Hospital is a 906 bed hospital located in Newark, DE one hour south of Philadelphia. The Wilmington Hospital is a 321 bed hospital located in Wilmington, DE 45 minutes south of Philadelphia.
This is a teaching opportunity with ChristianaCare psychiatry residents and medical students.
You'll be supported by a clinical team of psychiatrists, residents, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, therapists and case managers.
Participate in quality improvement projects, committees and department initiatives based upon your interests.
Excellent work life balance with 1:8 call schedule and generous weekend call pay in addition to base salary and annual incentive bonus.
Ability to work some time remotely is possible.
BE/BC in psychiatry
Fellowship trained candidates are preferred
DATA waiver and addiction experience a plus
Eligible for license in Delaware
ChristianaCare, is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 24th in the nation for hospital admissions (fiscal year 2019). Christiana Care is a major teaching hospital with three campuses (1,299 beds) and more than 260 Medical-Dental residents and fellows. ChristianaCare is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women's health services. The system is home to Delaware's only Level I trauma center for adults and children, the only center of its kind between Philadelphia and Baltimore. With more than 12,000 caregivers, ChristianaCare is the largest private employer in Delaware.
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.
Internal Number: JR54563
About Christiana Care
Christiana Care is growing and seeks physicians of all disciplines, from primary care through specialty and leadership positions. We also have tremendous opportunities for physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses. We offer you: Inspiring, fast-paced, team-based practice environments; Epic EMRs and innovative medical technologies and treatments; Accessible leaders who listen to, value and appreciate you; Colleagues who’ve trained at other nationally respected medical centers; Support for your ideas, opinions and contributions. It’s the best of nationally recognized academic and community-based medicine, with you at the center. Bring us your passion for care and clinical excellence as well as your desire to make a difference. We’ll provide you with a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, continuing education and recognition programs, and much more. Find your new job right now.