Neurointensivist (Christiana Care Health System)

By NCS Admin posted 07-30-2018 11:17

  
Date Begin:
07/30/2018
Title:
Neurointensivist (Christiana Care Health System)
Company:
Christiana Care Health System
Department:
Neurosciences
Position:
Neurointensivist
Expertise:
BE/BC
Region:
Mid Atlantic
Description:
Christiana Care Health System is recruiting a BE/BC Neurointensivist to join our existing team of four hospital employed neurointensivists. The 18-bed Neurocritical Care unit is located in a newly renovated space with 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. 
Christiana Care Health System 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 friendly, knowledgeable providers. 
Christiana Care Health System is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care houses more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with more than 250 Medical-Dental residents and fellows. Christiana Care is the only Comprehensive Stroke Center and Level 1 trauma center between Philadelphia and Baltimore and is a regional center of excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services.
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. The location provides easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City. It is possible to live in downtown Philadelphia and commute to Christiana Hospital. 

For additional details visit our website at www.christianacare.org.

For consideration, send your CV and cover letter to Richard Choi, DO, Medical Director, Neurocritical Care, at rchoi@christianacare.org. EOE