Job Title: Physician- Internal Medicine Outpatient
Location: Internal Medicine Lancaster Pike
City, State Wilmington, Delaware
The Medical Group of Christiana Care is a large, progressive multispecialty group consisting of primary care and specialty practices. It employs more than 140 physicians, nurse practitioners, behavioral health consultants, health coaches and others in locations throughout Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. In January 2014, Christiana Care opened the Concord Health Center, a comprehensive outpatient center in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania. In April 2013, Christiana Care opened the freestanding Middletown Emergency Department in Middletown, Delaware, which provides convenient, quality care to residents of southern New Castle County.
As a not-for-profit health system, Christiana Care's mission is one of service. Our belief is that the key to providing truly great healthcare is to partner with patients and their families, building a system of care that is effective, affordable and valuable to everyone who is touched by it. In addition, Christiana Care truly values the relationship between physicians, staff and the community, and relies on strong physician engagement at every level.
The Christiana Care Way is the organization's promise to their patients & community: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."
Christiana Care Health System is one of the nation's largest healthcare providers, and is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer, emergency services, orthopaedics, trauma and women's health services. Christiana Care oversees 50 clinical locations and 118 provider offices, and primarily serves residents of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Christiana Care includes two hospital campuses - Wilmington Hospital in the city of Wilmington, Delaware, and Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware. Christiana Care also is a major teaching hospital that supports 27 residency programs, including residencies in diagnostic radiology, emergency medicine, family medicine, general practice dentistry, general surgery, internal medicine, OB-GYN, oral and maxillofacial surgery, dentistry, podiatry, pharmacy and pastoral care.
With more than 10,500 employees, Christiana Care is the largest private employer in Delaware and the 10th largest employer in the Philadelphia region. In fiscal year 2013, Christiana Care had $2.51 billion in total patient revenue and provided the community with $27.3 million in charity care.
Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Briefly, Christiana Care Health Services is the recipient of the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval, based on an unannounced on-site survey. Moreover, the US News and World Report "Best Hospital" edition ranked Christiana Care's Department of Medicine and Department of Surgery among the Top 50 for Gastroenterology and Urology. Christiana and Wilmington hospitals both received the Partners for Change with Distinction Award from Practice Greenhealth in recognition of Christiana Care's comprehensive environmental stewardship program and leadership role in both the community and healthcare sectors. Additionally, every year since the Consumer Choice Award began in 1996, Christiana Care has been the most-preferred among healthcare providers in the Delaware market area, based on a National Research Corporation survey of 200,000 area households. The health system and its entities routinely achieve highly regarded awards, honors and accolades.
Work Shift Day shift, No Rotation
Position Type Physician
Job Requisition #: 37401BR
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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