Christiana Care Health System has full-time & part-time opportunities for Pediatricians (BE/BC Pediatrics or BE/BC Med-Peds) to work in our Medical Aid Unit at the STAR campus in Newark, Delaware. This office is located in a beautiful new building within minutes of the main campus of the University of Delaware. This physician will be our dedicated expert for pediatric patients seeing patients in the medical aid unit and assisting other providers in all the Christiana Care Health System medical aid units. Our medical aid units are staffed with physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, medical assistants and front office staff. Minor procedures will be done in the office. This office does offer on-site imaging. Hours of operation at the STAR campus are 8a – 8p, Monday – Friday and 8a -4p on Saturday & Sundays. The physician work schedule will be five hours Mon – Friday (8a – 1p or 3p – 8p) and every other weekend 8a – 1p.
Christiana Care Health System (CCHS) 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.
Working for Christiana Care offers the unique opportunity to live in Delaware or have reasonable commutes from center city Philadelphia as well as suburban communities in PA, MD and southern NJ. Living in this region offers urban, suburban and rural housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and two hour drives to the beautiful beach resorts of DE and NJ. You’ll also enjoy short drives or train rides to Philadelphia, New York City and Washington, D.C. perfect for day trips and long weekends.
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.