Newark, DE, United States


ChristianaCare, a nationally recognized leader in healthcare, is actively recruiting a Clinical Leader, Supportive & Palliative Care Physician to join its established program in Delaware.

Board Certified Hospice & Palliative Medicine Physicians are encouraged to apply!

Why ChristianaCare?
• Join Delaware’s premier health system while leading the strategic development, planning, and execution for palliative care
• Provide clinical leadership and mentorship to interdisciplinary team while providing care and comfort to patients with advanced chronic and serious illnesses including heart failure, COPD, and cancer
• Take advantage of established team of other physicians, advanced practice professionals in addition to chaplains, social workers, nurses, medical assistants, and office assistants
• Work in the inpatient and/or outpatient setting and enjoy partnership with ChristianaCare’s Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
• President/CEO Dr. Janice Nevin named among 50 Most Influential Clinical Executives in 2023 By Modern Healthcare
• Achieved Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award In 2023
• Live and work within 1 hour of Philadelphia and Baltimore, 2 hours from New York City and Washington D.C.

Compensation & benefits package include:

• Base salary, annual bonus incentive, sign-on bonus, plus eligibility to participate in Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program
• Health, dental and vision benefits
• Time Away from Practice Program that includes time off for CME
• 403b, 457b, and Defined Contribution Plans
• Fully paid malpractice insurance
• 12 weeks paid parental leave

About ChristianaCare:
ChristianaCare is one of the country’s 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 (1,336 beds), 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. We rank 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients.

ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 290 residents and fellows. We are continually ranked by US News & World Report as a Best Hospital. With our unique, data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, ChristianaCare is shaping the future of health care.

Working for ChristianaCare 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 – all within a short drive or train ride from Newark, DE.


Attn: Frank Gallagher, Senior Physician Recruiter
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: (302) 428-2334

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