NP/PA, Neuro Interventional Radiology

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

Job Description

The Neurosciences Service line at ChristianaCare is seeking an Adult-Geriatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our NeuroInterventional Surgery team! We are located at our award-winning Comprehensive Stroke Certified hospital and Level 1 Trauma Center on the Newark, DE campus of the ChristianaCare hospital system. Our exceptional and specialized team works together to care for a variety of patients including those with acute ischemic stroke requiring endovascular treatment, non-traumatic intracranial and aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, traumatic cerebral vascular injuries and other neurologic conditions including vertebral augmentation and lumbar radicular pain, in both the inpatient and outpatient settings.
In addition to NeuroInterventionalists, we also have the support of working with a multidisciplinary team including Neurosurgery, NeuroIntensivists, Vascular Neurologists, Hospitalists and the Trauma service, and a variety of outpatient sub-specialties.
The ideal candidate for this position is comfortable working independently, while in collaboration with the NeuroInterventional attending, to perform direct medical management of neurovascular patients while utilizing approved protocols, procedures, and expert consultation after a well-rounded and comprehensive orientation. Qualified candidates will have prior experience as an Advance Practice Provider, though we welcome new APCs and have experience onboarding both new and experienced providers.

Education and Experience Requirements:
Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant or Adult-Geriatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program required
Must be certified or eligible for certification by either the NCCPA or ANCC
Licensed or license eligible in the State of Delaware, including prescriptive authority and DEA
Previous Advanced Practice Provider experience preferred
BLS and ACLS certification preferred

Full time medical and dental benefits, optional vision coverage
Generous continuing education time and monetary allowance
Flexible scheduling options
Shift differential for evenings and weekends
Substantial paid vacation plan
12 week paid parental leave option (exclusive of vacation plan)
403B retirement plan
Yearly metric-based quality incentive bonus
Individualized orientation

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: 1017445

Posted On: Aug 09, 2022

Updated On: Sep 08, 2022