Christiana Care Health System (CCHS) is looking to add another dynamic Faculty Physician to join its Family Medicine Residency as Associate Program Director. Board-certified Family Medicine physicians with a passion for providing clinical, educational, and scholarly activities are urged to apply. CCHS is a twice-designated Magnet facility and a dominant leader in the Mid-Atlantic with 80% market share in Delaware.
Why Christiana Care?"At Christiana Care, our mission is simple and profound- we take care of people"- Janice E. Nevin, M.D., MPH- President and CEO
CCHS 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 two hospitals with 1,100 beds, Christiana Care is home to Delaware's only adult Level I Trauma Center - the highest capability center and the only one of its kind between Philadelphia and Baltimore. CCHS 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 some of the nation's best colleges and universities. Travel is easy with four international airports and Amtrak in the region. 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.
Position Highlights and Responsibilities:
Participate in the clinical teaching (inpatient and outpatient) of Family Medicine
Precept residents and medical students
Participate in the resident recruitment and interview process and serve as a trusted mentor to residents and junior faculty
Internal Number: JR50863
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System, with locations in Wilmington and Newark, DE, is one of the largest health care providers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. We are named one of “America’s Best Hospitals” (and #3 among 96 hospitals in the Philadelphia region) by U.S. News & World Report. Truven Health Analytics- 100 Top Hospitals in the U.S. and is the only major teaching hospital in the nation to win the Everest Award consecutively in both 2015 and 2016. We have an excess of 1,100 beds between our two hospitals (Christiana and Wilmington Hospital) and are committed to providing the best patient care in the region.
Working for Christiana Care offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options in Delaware, Pennsylvania and Maryland. The region has excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, year-round cultural and sporting events and is within a two hour drive of the popular Delaware and New Jersey beach resorts, Chesapeake Bay or Pocono mountains. You’ll also enjoy the easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City – all within a short drive or train ride from Wilmington.
Join us to see what we are all about. We Serve Together, guided by our ...values of Excellence and Love. We take great pride in being expert, caring partners to everyone we serve.
Christiana Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative 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.