Job Title: Neurointensivist Physician
Location: Christiana Tower - E
City, State Newark, Delaware
Christiana Care Health System is recruiting a BE/BC Neurointensivist to join our established Neurocritical care team.
* Join established team of 4 neurointensivists and twelve advanced practice providers
* State-of-the-art, 18 bed Neurocritical Care Unit fully renovated in 2013
* Seeking candidate with Neurocritical Care Fellowship and Neurology Residency training
* Advanced training or interest in vascular neurology is desirable
Christiana Care Health System is a Comprehensive Stroke Center and Level 1 trauma center with a large volume of patients requiring high acuity care. Christiana Care has earned continued Gold Seal of Approval™- by The Joint Commission. This is a high quality established program that offers reasonable call, teaching opportunities and patient diversity.
The neurocritical care team works closely with the hospital's three vascular neurologists, seven neurosurgeons and four neurointerventional radiologists to provide comprehensive care to patients with severe neurological injury.
Christiana Care Health System, headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses and more than 250 Medical-Dental residents and fellows. Christiana Care is the only Level 1 trauma center between Philadelphia and Baltimore and is a regional center of excellence in cardiology, cancer and women's health services.
Working for Christiana Care offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. The location provides easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City - all within a short drive or train ride from Wilmington.
Work Shift Day shift, No Rotation
Position Type Physician
Job Requisition #: 36981BR
About Us Christiana Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
About Christiana Care
Christiana Care Health System Residency Programs offer numerous challenging and fully accredited residencies at one of the nation's largest, nonprofit, nongovernment, teaching institutions. Residents receive rigorous academic training combined with hands-on experience in two hospital settings - a large tertiary care and trauma facility and a close-knit community hospital.
In 1997, we changed our corporate name from Medical Center of Delaware Residency Programs to Christiana Care Health System Residency Programs, a name that better reflects the breadth and depth of health services we provide. We still, however, maintain the reputation for excellence our residency programs earned as the Medical Center of Delaware. Our facilities offer the most advanced medical technology in a region with a highly diverse patient mix, integrating acute care with community hospital affiliations, home health care and primary care centers. The caliber, accessibility and collegiality of the medical staff, as well as a high-quality work environment, ensure a comprehensive and rewarding residency.
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