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Registered Nurse (RN) - Stroke Treatment & Recover

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) - Stroke Treatment & Recovery (STAR)
FT 16 hrs. Bi-Weekly. Rotating Day/Evening Shift (Hours: 7a-3:30p or 3pm-11:30p)
Newark, DE

We are currently hiring for an experienced RN to support the Day/Evening shift on our Stroke Treatment and Recovery (STAR) Unit in our Christiana hospital.  Weekends are every other and holidays every other.
29 Bed Unit
Nurse to patient ratio is one nurse to 3-5 patients
Unit will take stoke patients as well as medical

About Us
ChristianaCare is one of the country's most dynamic health care organizations, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. ChristianaCare includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, urgent care centers, three hospitals (1,299 beds), a free-standing emergency department, a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women's health. It also includes the pioneering Gene Editing Institute and was rated by IDG Computerworld as one of the nation's Best Places to Work in IT. ChristianaCare is a nonprofit teaching health system with more than 260 residents and fellows. It is continually ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Hospital. With the unique CareVio data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, ChristianaCare is shaping the future of health care.

ChristianaCare Offers
Full Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, etc.
Two retirement planning offerings, including 403(b) with company contributions
Generous paid time off with annual roll-over and opportunities to cash out
12 week paid parental leave
Tuition assistance
Incredible Work/Life benefits including annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and great discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets and much more!

Education & Requirements
BSN required; or commitment to obtaining within three years of date of hire
BLS Certification required
ACLS Certification preferred (required within 6 months of hire)
One year of experience working as a Registered Nurse required.
One year experience in acute care, stroke and/or neuro areas preferred.

The successful candidate may be eligible for a sign on bonus to be paid over a period of 12 months.


EEO Statement:
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 1016940

Posted On: Aug 08, 2022

Updated On: Aug 21, 2022