TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our emergency department team at Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Upland, Pennsylvania. Located along the Delaware River and within close proximity to Philadelphia, Delaware, and New Jersey this Level II Trauma Center is a part of the 4 hospital health system, Crozer-Keystone Health System. The ED sees an annual patient volume of 46,000 and has 45 beds. TeamHealth provides 39 hours of physician and 25 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage daily. The ED has an 11% admission rate with an 8% transfer rate. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in Emergency Medicine with current ATLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications.
- Professional liabilty insurance with tail coverage
- Advanced practice clinician coverage
- Double physician coverage
- Sub-specialty backup
About the hospital and health system
Crozer-Chester Medical Center is a 371-bed tertiary-care teaching hospital located on a 68-acre campus. Crozer was established in 1963 through the merger of Chester Hospital and Crozer Hospital, and became one of the founding hospitals of CKHS in 1990. Crozer-Keystone Health Network (CKHN) is the largest primary care and specialty physician network in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, and is part of the Crozer-Keystone Health System (CKHS,) the largest employer in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. CKHS is a community-focused healthcare system that delivers patient-centered, quality care in an efficient, cost-effective and caring manner, meeting the health needs demonstrated by our community.
Easy access to two major metro areas
Upland, Pennsylvania, is a small community located between Wilmington, Delaware, and Philadelphia. Upland is known for its low cost of living relative to surrounding cities, this city offers great schools and low commute times. the community is home to many local orchards, botanical gardens and growing arts and cultural scene. Upland is just 30 minutes to Wilmington and 35 minutes to Philly, so metropolitan amenities are never far.