Christiana Care Health System is currently seeking a Senior Physician Human Resources Specialist to work at our Christiana Hospital/Health Care Center location. The selected individual for this position will serve as the Physician employee relations subject matter expert responsible for supporting physicians and physician leadership in creating an optimal practice/work environment that leads to a positive physician employment experience reflected in achievement of business objectives and advancing The Christiana Care Way.
Functions as an HR liaison between physician units/departments, credentialing, legal, medical/dental office and other HR sections for the purposes of interpreting and communicating HR policies and providing guidance to maintain labor law compliance.
Provides HR guidance to physicians and physician leadership regarding HR policies, conflict management and best practices related to employment.
Collaborates with physician leadership to conduct effective, thorough and objective investigations involving employed and community physicians providing recommendations for appropriate action consistent with CCHS policies, Medical/Dental policies and bylaws, ACGME/GMED guidelines as warranted.
Supports physician leadership in the development of action plans or other appropriate remediation tools to assist in the resolution of identified physician performance or behavioral problems.
Assists in the implementation of physician engagement and retention initiatives aligned with business goals, the Medical Group COMPACT and Christiana Care’s Values and Behaviors.
Living in the Delaware Valley: Due to our location you can live in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey or Maryland and still enjoy reasonable commutes. The region offers multiple housing options including urban townhouses, suburban communities and beautiful rural settings. Connected by Amtrak and I95, this region is a hub for excellent restaurants, entertainment and sporting venues, cultural events and some of the nation’s best colleges and universities. Our location puts you within 1-3 hours from four international airports, major cities including Philadelphia, New York City and Washington, DC, beautiful beaches in Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland and popular skiing resorts in the Pocono Mountains.
B.S. degree in Human Resources or related field. Master’s degree preferred.
Five years of experience in Human Resources.
SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) certification preferred.
Previous experience working in a healthcare environment preferred.
Skill in interpersonal relations, conflict and change management
Able to communicate confidently in a small or large group setting, exercise influence and elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management and key stakeholders.
Able to manage relationships through influence and collaboration
Internal Number: 47383
About Christiana Care Health System
Working for Christiana Care offers the unique opportunity to live in Delaware or have reasonable commutes from suburban communities in PA, MD and southern NJ. Staff members also live in and commute from center city Philadelphia. If you live in DE we offer urban, suburban and rural living, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and short drives to the beautiful beach resorts of DE and NJ. Living in DE also offers short drives or train rides to Philadelphia, New York City and Washington, D.C. perfect for day trips and long weekends.