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Registered Nurse (Weekender) - Postpartum

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

Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) - Postpartum Unit
PT Weekend Incentive Program (WIP) - 32 Hours Bi-Weekly - 12-Hour Day Shift - (Hours:0700-1930)
Newark, DE

Sign-On Bonus!

If you are an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) with a passion for care, a drive for clinical excellence, a reputation for being a team player, and proven experience, then we want to hear from you. Christiana Care Health System is currently seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for our Postpartum Unit.

The Unit

The Postpartum department at Christiana Hospital is 62 bed Postpartum unit. A couplet care model is employed to allow one nurse to care for 3-4 mother/baby couplets on most shifts.

The position requires the candidate to work 3 out of 4 weekends per schedule. All scheduled weekend shifts will be 12-hour shifts.

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.

Education & Requirements:
Current RN License
BSN required; or commitment to obtaining within three years of date of hire.
At least two years of acute care or Med Surg nursing experience required.
Previous experience in Postpartum or Maternal/Child nursing preferred.
BLS required, NRP preferred or must be obtained upon hire.

The selected 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: 1016946

Posted On: Aug 08, 2022

Updated On: Aug 10, 2022