Christiana Care Health System is searching for a full-time Child and Adolescent psychiatrist with a special interest in working with adolescents, teen mothers and women’s health. This psychiatrist will do consults and outpatient work to support our Women and Children’s service line. They will work in the Christiana hospital (913 licensed beds) and our new Center for Women and Children’s Health building (8 stories) opening in 2020, both located on the Christiana campus in Newark, DE.
Educate, advise and support clinical staff, residents/medical students and ancillary staff in the understanding and management of child and adolescent patients.
Work collaboratively with therapists and primary care physicians treating children and adolescents.
Participate in organization and department quality improvement teams and interface with service lines throughout the organization to provide behavioral health interventions.
Benefits of joining Christiana Care:
Residency teaching in a large community teaching health care system
Take advantage of the resources offered by the largest behavioral health provider in the state of Delaware
Truven Health Analytics – 100 Top Hospitals in the U.S. and is the only major teaching hospital in the nation to win the Everest Award consecutively in 2015 and 2016.
Work in a state-of- the-art $260 million Women and Children’s Health building
Patient centered: one hour appointments for new patients and thirty minutes for follow up appointments
Paid Call with a reasonable schedule shared by all psychiatrists of 1:7.
Christiana Care Health System: Christiana Care Health System, headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, is one of the country’s largest health care providers, ranking 22nd in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is a major teaching hospital with two campuses and more than 260 Medical-Dental residents and fellows. Christiana Care is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services. The system is home to Delaware’s only Level I trauma center for adults and children, the only center of its kind between Philadelphia and Baltimore. With more than 11,600 employees, Christiana Care is the largest private employer in Delaware and among the top 10 in the Philadelphia region.
Living in the Delaware Valley: Due to our location you can live in Delaware, eastern PA, southern NJ or northern MD and still enjoy reasonable commutes. The area offers multiple housing options including urban townhouses, suburban communities and beautiful rural settings. Connected by Amtrak and I95, this region is a hub for excellent restaurants, entertainment and sporting venues, cultural events and some of the nation’s best colleges and universities. You’re within one hour from international airports and two hours from Washington DC and New York City and the beautiful beach resorts in Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland.
BE/BC Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Eligible for license in state of Delaware
Excellent teaching, communication and mentoring skills
An interest in women’s health is preferred
Internal Number: 45652
About Christiana Care Health System
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. You’ll also enjoy easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City – all within a short drive or train ride from Wilmington.
For consideration, please send a CV to Amy Bird, Director Physician Recruitment at firstname.lastname@example.org or apply online at www.christianacare.org.
Christiana Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, gender identity or expression, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or genetic information.