ChristianaCare is looking to add another outstanding individual to join its expanding urological surgery practice. ChristianaCare is a twice-designated Magnet facility and a dominant leader in the Mid-Atlantic with 80% market share in Delaware.
Why ChristianaCare? "At ChristianaCare, our mission is simple and profound- we take care of people"- Janice E. Nevin, M.D., MPH- President and CEO
Responsibilities: Treat patients in office 3 days/week with 2 days/week OR time Participate as a member of multidisciplinary urologic cancer center team Mentor and precept General Surgery residents (six categorical per year)
ChristianaCare is one of the country's largest health systems, ranking as the 22nd leading hospital in the nation and 12th on the East Coast in admissions. Featuring two hospitals with 1,100 beds, ChristianaCare 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. ChristianaCare 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.
ChristianaCare 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: Wide array of surgical procedures including HOLEP, robotic nephrectomy, and TURP Access to three (3) surgical robots on two state-of-the-art campuses and a large ACS verified simulation center Large, established referral base Flexible call schedule 1:10 ER call 1:7 weekend call
Internal Number: 44968BR
Christiana Care has the prestigious Magnet designation with two acute care hospitals located in Wilmington and Newark, DE. It is one of the largest health care providers in the nation, ranking 21st for hospital admissions, and is one of only 15 major teaching hospitals to be rated in the 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters).
Working for Christiana Care offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. 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.
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.