Emergency Medicine -UM Upper Chesapeake Health


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University of Maryland Emergency Medicine is seeking BE/BC Emergency Medicine physicians to join our team of distinguished community physicians in Harford County, MD.

Physicians in our practice cover the emergency departments at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center and Harford Memorial Hospital, the only two medical centers in the county. Our physicians working at these two sites provide high-quality care to a combined total of 97,000 patients each year.

What you will find at our community practice:

  • An ultrasound program, including credentialing, quality assurance and bedside ultrasound machines
  • Advanced airway equipment, including video laryngoscopes (GlideScope®)
  • Stroke Center Designation (Silver Award Recipient)
  • A radiology suite dedicated to providing radiographic imaging services to ED patients only, improving turnaround time of diagnostic services
  • Extremely active STEMI program
  • Uniform EMR in both our Harford County facilities
  • Scribes
  • 200 inpatient beds

What you can expect from University of Maryland Emergency Medicine:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off

Harford County, located 25 miles north of Baltimore, was voted one of Maryland’s “Best Places to live”. It is an ideal location for busy professionals and their families; the county's public and local private schools promote successful academic programs and extracurricular activities for all ages. Its vibrant municipalities are strategically located on Interstate-95, offering easy access to Washington D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York.

Hospital Description

University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health (UM UCH) is a community-based, nonprofit health care organization located in Harford County. Consisting of two acute care hospitals—UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air and UM Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace—UM UCH offers the residents of northeastern Maryland an unparalleled combination of award-winning clinical expertise, leading-edge technology, and an exceptional patient experience.

Nearly 400 physicians in 83 specialties comprise our team of dedicated providers who practice at UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, UM Harford Memorial Hospital, the Kaufman Cancer Center, the recently opened Harford Crisis Center, and, in 2021, a new medical campus in Aberdeen.

Location Description

Many busy professionals find Harford County an ideal location to raise their families. The county’s public and local private schools promote successful academic programs and extracurricular activities for all ages. Interstate 95 courses through Harford County, offering easy access to Baltimore, Washington, DC, Philadelphia and the beautiful beaches of Delaware.

Community Description

With a mix of rural and suburban development, Harford County is part of the Greater Baltimore Region and strategically located on I-95. It boasts a business-friendly environment, diverse population, excellent schools, low crime rate, and unparalleled quality of life for families. All UM UCH providers and team members practice in a friendly and team-oriented environment.

Position Code
15940 FY21
University of Maryland Emergency Medicine
110 S. Paca Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
Erin Chadwick
Senior Physician Recruiter
phone: (410) 802-4481
Preferred Specialty
Emergency Medicine
CME's Paid
Vacation Time
Generous paid time off
Misc Benefits
A very competitive hourly rate with shift differentials and monthly bonus eligibility, Medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with employer match, Profit sharing, Paid malpractice insurance,

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