at Christiana Care Health System in Camden, Delaware, United States
If you are a compassionate nurse who loves the idea of working one on one with your patient in the home health setting, Private Duty Nursing might be a good fit for you. ChristianaCare HomeHealth Private Duty Nurses serve pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients throughout the state of DE. Our highly trained staff assists with a wide range of medical care including administering medications, gastric tube feedings, tracheostomy maintenance, ventilator support and much more.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide expert care to medically fragile pediatric and/ or complex adult patients.
Coordinate care with families, their loved one's doctors, and other health care professionals.
Create positive relationships by serving in a compassionate, responsive and courteous manner.
Work a minimum of two weekend shifts per month
Administer medications and other prescribed treatments as ordered
DE LPN or RN license
1 year of experience working as an RN or LPN
Must be able to attend a two week daytime orientation in our Camden office, followed by patient specific field orientation
Previous home health and/or Long Term Care experience a plus
Tracheotomy and ventilator experience a plus
ChristianaCare HomeHealth offers:
Flexible Schedule (Per Diem role)
Outstanding support from leadership
iPad and documentation system training
Medical Equipment training
Paid time off for part time staff
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.