Neurocritical Care Intensivist

Location
Newark, Delaware
Salary
negotiable
Posted
Oct 16, 2020
Closes
Dec 15, 2020
Hours
Full Time

Christiana Care Health System is recruiting a BE/BC neurocritical care intensivist to join our existing team of four hospital employed neurocritical care intensivists. The 18-bed Neurocritical Care unit is located in our Newark campus (906 licensed beds) and offers state-of-the-art facilities. The successful candidate will collaborate with a team of thirteen advanced practice nurse practitioners and physician assistants to provide the highest quality evidence-based care to our patients. 

ChristianaCare is a Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and Level 1 trauma center with a large volume of patients requiring high acuity care. The neurocritical care team works closely with the hospital's seven neurosurgeons and four neurointerventional radiologists to provide comprehensive care to patients with severe neurological injury. This is a high quality, rapidly growing program that offers reasonable call, teaching opportunities and patient diversity.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to treat a large, diverse patient population as part of a team of collaborative, friendly, knowledgeable providers.

ChristianaCare is one of the country's largest and most dynamic health systems, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. ChristianaCare includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, three hospitals (1,300 beds total), a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women's health. ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 280 residents and fellows.

Due to its central location working for ChristianaCare offers opportunities to live in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland offering excellent private and public schools. Connected by Amtrak and I95, this region is a hub for excellent restaurants, entertainment and sporting venues with easy drives or train rides to Philadelphia, New York City, Washington DC and the beautiful beach resorts of Delaware and New Jersey.