The Crozer Health Medical Group (CHMG) has a challenging and rewarding full-time opportunity at a 370 bed tertiary care community teaching hospital for a Chief of Trauma Surgery to lead a group of five Surgical Critical Care boarded Acute Care Surgeons. This is an employed position with the CHMG.
The Crozer Chester Medical Center is a Level II Trauma Center that has recently established a freestanding general residency program. The Trauma Center receives approximately 2700 trauma and burn cases per year. The Regional Burn Center is separately covered by employed burn surgeons.
Applicants must be certified by the American Board of Surgery. The ideal candidate will be surgical critical care trained and Board-Certified in Surgical Critical Care. We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated, have excellent communication skills and are goal-oriented. This position calls for someone with a strong commitment to education for residents and medical students as well as strong leadership skills.
About Crozer Chester Medical Center
Crozer-Chester Medical Center is Delaware County’s premier destination for advanced clinical care. This 300-bed facility is home to the county’s first cardiothoracic surgery program, a renowned neurosciences team, the largest group of psychiatrists in the region, and a comprehensive range of specialty and tertiary-care services.
Additionally, Crozer is the only hospital in the Philadelphia suburbs equipped with a comprehensive emergency department, trauma center and burn treatment center. As a teaching hospital and regional medical campus for Drexel University College of Medicine, our physicians work to train the next generation of healthcare providers through our residency, fellowship and allied health programs
Crozer Health Medical Group
Within our health system is the health network which is the largest primary care and specialty physician network in Delaware County. With over 300 physicians who practice in locations throughout the county, CHMG offers an array of specialty and subspecialty services, including family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, gynecologic oncology, reproductive endocrinology, sports medicine and multiple surgical subspecialties.
Crozer Health System
Crozer Health System is a four-hospital health system based in Delaware County, Pennsylvania serving Delaware County, northern Delaware and parts of western New Jersey. These facilities house a Level 2 trauma center, a regional burn center, three regional cancer centers, and a kidney transplant center. It also includes a network of outpatient centers, urgent care centers and a sports club. Crozer Health System is committed to the improved health status of those we serve. Through a seamless, user-friendly continuum of quality health services including primary, acute and long-term care, through rehabilitation and restorative care, Crozer deploys its resources in a cost-effective and community-responsive manner. Working with our community, we promote a place to live, work and enjoy our families.
The Crozer Health Vision
Commits to its academic mission to educate both current and future clinicians and caregivers;
Explores and implements new technologies for delivering care;
Builds partnerships within our community to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of those we serve;
Creates an environment where each employee, physician, volunteer and board member uses their skills, creativity and learning to promote the health and well-being of our patients, their families and communities;
Accepts responsibility for being the steward of community health resources now and for future generations.