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Licensed Practical Nurse | Private Duty | Home Hea

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

Job Description

If you are a nurse, and you are compassionate about nursing, ChristianaCare HomeHealth is the place for you. Whether families need help during the day or night, this expert care is available for medically fragile children and complex adults. Our highly skilled staff can assist with many different facets of medical care, including tracheostomy maintenance, ventilator support, gastric tube feedings, giving medications and much more. We work with families and their loved one's doctor and other health care providers to create a care plan that will meet their needs. Please see our video, by clicking this link, for a glimpse of what it means to work in home care: .

 

ChristianaCare HomeHealth is seeking Per Diem LPNs to work in Newark or Kent/Sussex Delaware. This exciting position offers:

Commitment of 56 or 80 hours a month

Schedule Flexibility

Enhanced pay

 

The specific cities where we need nurses are: Georgetown, Milton, Lewes, Seaford, and Laurel. We have pediatric male patients living in Georgetown and Milton who require trach/vent/tube feeding support; for Friday and Saturday nights and Friday, Saturday and Sunday day shifts. We also have an adult female who requires support for a trach/vent/tube feedings in Milton. This patient attends a day program that her caregiver would attend with her. Finally, we have an adult male that requires day shift support Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

 

Requirements:

Qualified applicants must have current DE LPN license and 1 year of experience working as an LPN.

Previous Home Healthcare and Long Term Care experience preferred.

Must be able to attend a two-week daytime orientation in our Camden office, followed by patient-specific field orientation. Also requires a mandatory weekend per month.

Tracheostomy and ventilator experience a plus!

 

 

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: 857907

Posted On: Oct 14, 2021

Updated On: Nov 13, 2021