at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States
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.
Complete 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
Incredible Work/Life benefits include an 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!
Radiation Oncology provides services at four (4) locations: Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute (HFGCCRI); Hospital department at Newark, DE campus, Union Radiation Oncology at Christiana Care Cecil County in Elkton, MD, and Concord Health Center in Chadds Ford, PA. There are ten (10) Radiation Oncology Registered Nurses responsible for coverage at the four locations, with six nurses scheduled to cover the high volume of patient visits at the main HFGCCRI location in Newark, two nurses covering the high acuity HDR patients at the Hospital, one nurse at the Concord Health location and one nurse at the Union location.
Shift: FT - 40 hours - Day Shift hours (with occasional late day coverage)
No holidays and no weekends.
Education and Requirements:
Current RN licensure in the state of Delaware may also be required to obtain a Pennsylvania license.
Two years of nursing experience are required; nursing experience in oncology is preferred.
An advanced nursing degree or certification as an Oncology Nurse (OCN) by the Oncology Nursing Society is preferred. If not OCN certified, certification should occur within two (2) years.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
BLS required and active at the time of hire
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.