at Christiana Care Health System in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Posting Job Description
Christiana Care Health System, a Magnet health care organization with over 1,100 beds between its two hospitals (Christiana Hospital & Wilmington Hospital) and the only Level I trauma service on the East Coast corridor between Philadelphia & Baltimore, has been honored repeatedly as "One of America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report. Christiana Care Health System is always seeking like-minded professionals to join us in our commitment to providing the best patient care in the region. Just named 3rd in the Top 10 Best Hospitals to work for in the North East.
The Christiana Care Health System is currently recruiting a Full Time Registered Nurse to join the newly created Hospital at Home team.
12 hour shifts during the day onsite in our command center on Avenue North; overnight shifts, 7p-3a remotely as needed
Generous Paid Time Off, Competitive Pay & Robust Benefits Package.
Highly engaged and motivated team
24/7 Leadership Support
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform and document accurate clinical assessments of patients on admission and throughout their hospital stay.
Identifies actual and potential problems for which the patient is at risk, demonstrating acquired knowledge/skill and a commitment to excellence.
Initiates, follows, and modifies a nursing care plan.
Individualizes teaching methods to best sit patient/family learning needs and abilities; revises educational plans to meet changing needs.
Initiates and participates in team meetings and interdisciplinary discussions regarding patient care or practice; elicits input from other team members.
Works in the patient home and at the Hospital at Home hub located within ChristianaCare.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Registered Nurse with BSN required; Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; BSN within 3 years of hire required
Active RN Licensure, in good standing and allowing RN work in Delaware
6 months or more professional RN experience; med/surg experience preferred.
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.