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Christiana Care Health System (CCHS) is looking for a 4th rheumatologist to join its established rheumatology practice. CCHS is a twice-designated Magnet facility and a dominant leader in the Mid-Atlantic with 80% market share in Delaware.
Why Christiana Care?
“At Christiana Care, our mission is simple and profound- we take care of people”- Janice E. Nevin, M.D., MPH- President and CEO
- Largest practice in Delaware treating the highest-acuity cases
- Academic model offering teaching and clinical research opportunities
- Great work/life balance
- Treat 12-14 patients in office 3 1/2 weeks per month
- Participate in inpatient consult service 1/2 week per month at two nearby Christiana Care hospitals
- Teach IM & FM residents and Sports Medicine Fellows
CCHS is one of the country’s largest health systems, ranking as the 22nd leading hospital in the nation and 12th on the East Coast in admissions. Featuring two hospitals with 1,100 beds, Christiana Care is home to Delaware’s only adult Level I Trauma Center – the highest capability center and the only one of its kind between Philadelphia and Baltimore. CCHS is a not for profit teaching hospital affiliated with Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University and recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services.
Christiana Care was recognized as one of “America’s 100 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades, selected as one of the Most Wired Hospitals in the US by the American Hospital Association, and ranked by US News & World Report as the #3 ‘Best Hospital’ in the Philadelphia region out of more than 90 hospitals.
Living in the Delaware Valley offers a wealth of housing options in urban, suburban, and beautiful rural settings. The region boasts excellent school districts, private schools and some of the nation’s best colleges and universities. Travel is easy with four international airports and Amtrak in the region. The area is rich in diversity and within 1-3 hours you can take advantage of all of the cultural, entertainment and recreational events in Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, DC as well as the popular beach resorts in Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland.