Christiana Care Health System is searching for an innovative & collaborative full-time or part-time Pulmonologist for our pulmonary medicine practice. An interest in developing an asthma program is helpful but not required. Additionally, the opportunity exists for physicians interested in working up to 25% in Critical Care or Sleep Medicine. Our full service practice provides comprehensive pulmonary/critical care/sleep medicine located in Newark, DE. Qualified applicants will be pulmonary board certified/eligible and will be interested in clinical pulmonary medicine as well as teaching opportunities with medical students and residents. Our practice provides clinical patient care and administrative oversight at Christiana Care Health Systems in Newark DE in the pulmonary care division, respiratory care department, sleep lab, pulmonary function lab, interventional pulmonology, pulmonary rehabilitation program, and the clinics in pulmonary hypertension and cystic fibrosis. The practice has three outpatient facilities serving a large population of patients with pulmonary disease. 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
Christiana Care Health System is one of the country’s largest health care providers, ranking 22nd in the nation for hospital admissions and 11th among hospitals on the East Coast. Christiana Care is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is a major academic health system with two hospital campuses (1,100 beds) and more than 250 Medical-Dental residents and fellows. Christiana is home to Delaware’s only Level 1 trauma center and is recognized as a regional center of excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services. Due to its location working for Christiana Care offers opportunities to live in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey or Maryland. Philadelphia International Airport and Amtrak’s main East Coast line provide national and international accessibility. Delaware and surrounding areas offer wonderful restaurants and regional cultural activities; close proximity to major sporting events; excellent schools and urban and suburban housing options. Within a two hour drive or train ride you can be in a popular beach resort in Delaware, New Jersey or Maryland, on the slopes in the Pocono mountains or spending a day or weekend in New York City or Washington, D.C. Christiana Care offers a competitive compensation package including a base and annual quality incentive bonus. Additional benefits include group medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 403b match, defined contribution plan, life insurance long term disability, generous time off, CME funding and paid time off, life insurance, malpractice insurance, gyms on the premises and career growth opportunities within a supportive collegial atmosphere.
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About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is one of the largest, privately owned, not-for-profit academic affiliated health care systems in the United States. Based in Wilmington, Delaware, Christiana Care is the region’s premier healthcare provider, serving Delaware and neighboring areas of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New Jersey. The system has in excess of 1,100 beds in its two hospitals (Christiana Hospital and Wilmington Hospital), is a major regional heart center and has the only Level I trauma service on the East Coast corridor between Philadelphia and Baltimore.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.