Christiana Care Behavioral Health is searching for a full-time Consult Liaison Psychiatrist to work in our Christiana campus located in Newark, DE. Our psychosomatic psychiatrists work collaboratively with a team of professionals including Psychologists embedded into specialty care programs such as neurology, perinatal and oncology. We are one of the most highly respected behavioral health centers in the Brandywine Valley focused on integrating and coordinating health care delivery with community, federal, state and local behavioral health providers to achieve the highest quality outcomes and an effective holistic patient care.
This Consult Liaison psychiatrist will perform multidisciplinary psychiatric interventions to patients as well as educate, advise and support clinical staff, residents/medical students and ancillary staff in the understanding and management of complex psychiatric disorders, substance abuse, acute stress responses and medical comorbidities. Psychiatrists participate in organization and department quality improvement teams and interface with service lines throughout the organization to provide behavioral health interventions. Qualified candidates must be BC/BE in Psychiatry and eligible for license in the state of DE. Completion of a fellowship in psychosomatic medicine is preferred.
Christiana Care Health System is one of the country’s largest health care providers, ranking 22nd in the nation for hospital admissions and 11th among hospitals on the East Coast. Christiana Care is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is a major academic health system with two hospital campuses (1,100 beds) and more than 250 medical-dental residents and fellows. Christiana is home to Delaware’s only Level 1 trauma center and is recognized as a regional center of excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services.
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