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.
Twice Recognized as Magnet Status Hospital.
Growth Opportunities defined by our Clinical Ladder.
Generous PTO, Competitive pay with shift differentials & Robust Benefits Package.
Christiana Care Health System is seeking a Registered Nurse to work 36 hours per week on the Midnight Shift at our Christiana Hospital on the 5C Medical Unit. Weekend and Holidays - per the guidelines of the department.
In this role you will work closely with the 5C care team consisting of the Medical nursing staff, Hospitalists and specialized consultants. You will use your expertise in assessing a patient's physical and emotional status, past health history, health practice, and both the patient's and the family's knowledge of their disease process and treatment. As a medical nurse you will be engaging in a true relationship based care model, building relationships with patients and families as well as with your peers, guided by our values of love and excellence.
You will plan and execute your nursing care to promote patient wellness and comfort being involved in all aspects of care, managing a team of 5 medical/surgical patients per shift and work within the multidisciplinary medical team to achieve realist healthcare goals and educational needs for an individual and their family.
In addition, you will closely monitor patients, manage emergencies and provide ongoing supportive care. After treatment and medical goal attainment, you will help to transition patients to the appropriate level of care.
BSN required or commitment to obtaining within three years of date of hire. Can be considered with relevant experience
At least 2 years as a Registered Nurse with medical/surgical experience; telemetry a plus
Professional certification preferred as applicable
Qualities and Experience We Are Looking For
A diligent individual seeking fast paced environment to work on a multidisciplinary medical team
High standards of professionalism and an empathetic disposition
An individual that is action oriented
Exceptional communication skills and effective interpersonal skills
Attention to detail and problem- solving abilities
Christiana Hospital, Newark, Delaware. This 1,007-bed, 1.3-million-square-foot modern facility provides a level of care only available in large-scale teaching hospitals. Christiana Hospital includes Delaware's only Level-I Trauma center (as verified by the American College of Surgeons), which is prepared to handle the most extreme medical emergencies. In fact, it is the only Level-I Trauma center on the East Coast corridor between Baltimore and Philadelphia. Christiana Hospital has also been nationally recognized in U.S. News and World Report's Best Regional Hospitals rankings as #1 in Delaware and #3 in the Philadelphia metro area, plus High Performing in 9 Adult Procedures/Conditions. Academic medical center, Baltimore area, Best regional hospital, Community-based medicine, Community health, Clinician, Delaware hospital, Delaware's largest health system, Electronic medical records, Epic EMRs, Everest Award-winner, In-patient, Level I Trauma Center, Magnet designation, Nationally recognized, Outpatient, Philadelphia area, Provider, Surgery center, Teaching hospital, Wellness, Wilmington, Newark, U.S. New & World Report ranking, Expert, Serve, Care, Healthcare, Respectful, Dover, Bear, Middletown, Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, Delmarva Peninsula, New Castle, Elkton, Maryland, Glasgow, Hockessin, Brookside, Smyrna, Pike Creek Valley, Milford, Claymont, Pike Creek, Wilmington Manor, North Star, Seaford, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, Vineland, Millville, West Chester, Kennett Square, Swedesboro, Carneys Point, Woodstown, Salem, Elmer, Deptford Township, Washington Township, Pitman, Glassboro, Franklin
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