Pediatric Hospitalist (part-time)

Job Requisition #: JR53469

End Date: 6/30/2021

Location: Newark, Delaware

Position Type: Physician

Shift: Day Shift, No Rotation

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ChristianaCare is looking to hire a part time, pediatric and/or medicine-pediatric trained Pediatric Hospitalist to join our large, well established, employed pediatric hospitalist program. Candidates must be BC/BE in Pediatrics and may be BC/BE in Pediatric Hospital Medicine.

As an employed member of Christiana Pediatric Hospitalists (CPH) you will provide family-centered care to pediatric and newborn patients in the Pediatric Inpatient Unit, Mother-Baby Unit, Delivery Room and the Emergency Department. Opportunities exist at our ChristianaCare Newark, Delaware Campus, as well as our satellite practice locations in Dover and Milford, Delaware, through our partnership with Bayhealth.

ChristianaCare's main campus in Newark, Delaware is the largest academic institution in the state! Pediatric faculty will have the opportunity to teach Med-Peds residents, Pediatric residents, Family Medicine Residents and medical students (Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University), in addition to physician assistant and nurse practitioner students.

Christiana Care 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). Student and resident teaching opportunities also exist at our Bayhealth practice location, where pediatric hospitalists teach newborn and inpatient pediatric care to a variety of learners. CPH physicians also contribute to collaborative efforts to improve quality and safety for pediatric and newborn patients and serve leadership roles at our main and satellite campuses.

ChristianaCare is located in northern Delaware, 30 miles south of Philadelphia and is one of the country's largest health care providers. Comprised of three hospitals on three campuses totaling more than 1,300 beds and 12,000 employees it is also a major teaching hospital with more than 250 Medical-Dental residents and fellows. 

A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, ChristianaCare is a regional leader in maternal child health with over 6,100 annual deliveries, 11,100 NICU admissions and a department of pediatrics active in quality improvement, research and teaching.

Working for ChristianaCare 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 our Newark and Wilmington, DE campuses. 

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