at Christiana Care Health System in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
ChristianaCare is currently seeking a full-time Registered Nurse for our Dental and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Practice at the Wilmington Health Center.
Monday - Friday, day shift hours with occasional late day coverage
As a licensed professional healthcare provider, you will assume responsibility and accountability for the outpatient population and provide care using the nursing process in collaboration with other healthcare team members during their Dental and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery visit.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Care of preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative oral maxillofacial surgical patients and patients with special needs.
Administers medications in a safe and effective manner, including IV sedation for dental procedures.
Communicates and collaborates with healthcare team in a timely manner to provide a smooth, organized and efficient flow of patients.
Responds effectively to patient crisis situations.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing, BSN preferred
Three years Physicians office experience or three years specialty experience
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
ChristianaCare is one of the country's most dynamic health systems, 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, medical aid units, three hospitals (1,300 beds), 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. ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 280 residents and fellows. We're continually ranked by US News & World Report as a Best Hospital.
Working for ChristianaCare offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. The location provides easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City - all within a short drive or train ride from Newark, DE.
If you meet the minimum qualifications for this position, please apply online and include a current resume for consideration. We look forward to hearing from you!
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.