Primary Care Physician

Employer
Christiana Care
Location
Middletown, DE
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
The Medical Group of Christiana Care has an excellent full time career opportunity for a BE/BC Family Medicine, Med/Peds or Internal Medicine physician to join our growing primary care practice located in Middletown, DE, located 25 miles south of Wilmington, DE. This practice has a clinical team including three physicians, one APRN, one PA, a behavioral health consultant, medical assistants and front office staff. This group takes care of children and adults and offers lab services in the practice. Middletown, Delaware was established in 1861 and is now the fastest growing town in Delaware with a population of 19,500 (2012). Among Middletown's attractions is the reasonable cost of real estate. Numerous families and single professionals have relocated to the area and residents commute to their jobs in Washington DC, Wilmington and Philadelphia, PA. Middletown is located 30 min south of the University of Delaware located in Newark, DE and just 1 1/2 hours away from the Delaware beach resorts and two hours away from Philadelphia and Baltimore. It offers the best of a small town with easy access to large metro areas. The Medical Group of Christiana Care is a large multispecialty group employing approximately 165 physicians with 18 primary care practices and 27 specialty practices located throughout DE, PA and NJ. It is a progressive collaborative group focused on population health initiatives to drive better patient outcomes, lower costs and greater clinical efficiencies. Christiana Care Health System has the prestigious Magnet designation, with two acute care hospitals located in Wilmington and Newark, DE. It 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). We have 250 Medical-Dental residents and fellows and are recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer, endocrinology, and women's health. We recognize innovative primary care as a cornerstone of population health, and offer opportunities to develop clinical excellence, teaching skills, and research interests as well. We offer a competitive base salary, annual incentive bonus, relocation support and a comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental/vision coverage, life insurance, 403b with match, defined contribution plan, CME paid time and annual allowance and generous paid time off. Our leadership welcome the opportunity to get to know you and your practice interests, and hope you explore the right fit at Christiana Care. Delaware lifestyles. People who live in and around Wilmington and Newark will tell you what a great region this is. A rewarding career with Christiana Care is your connection to it all. Here, you'll enjoy: Lower living costs and no sales tax. Excellent shopping, entertainment and restaurants. High-quality public and private schools, universities and colleges. Reliable public transportation, air and rail services. Short driving distances to Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, DC Beautiful homes in welcoming neighborhoods. A choice of urban, suburban and rural locations. Delaware's pristine beaches, waterways and parks. Academic medical center, Baltimore area, Best regional hospital, Community-based medicine, Community health, Clinician, Delaware hospital, Delaware's largest health system, Electronic medical records, Epic EMRs, Everest Award-winner, In-patient, Level I Trauma Center, Magnet (R) designation, Nationally recognized, Outpatient, Philadelphia area, Provider, Surgery center, Teaching hospital, Wellness, Wilmington, Newark, US New & World Report ranking, Expert, Serve, Care, Healthcare, Respectful, Dover, Bear, Middletown, Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, Delmarva Peninsula, New Castle, Elkton, Maryland, Glasgow, Hockessin, Brookside, Smyrna, Pike Creek Valley, Milford, Claymont, Pike Creek, Wilmington Manor, North Star, Seaford, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, Vineland, Millville, West Chester, Kennett Square, Swedesboro, Carneys Point, Woodstown, Salem, Elmer, Deptford Township, Washington Township, Pitman, Glassboro, Franklin