If you are a nurse, and you are compassionate about nursing ChristianaCare HomeHealth is the place for you! Our highly skilled staff can assist with many different facets of medical care. We work with families and their loved one's doctor and other health care providers to build 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 at ChristianaCare HomeHealth: https://youtu.be/OEVadkUrte8.
We are currently seeking a Full Time LPN to support the Wilmington and surrounding areas and work 2 holidays a year, one weekend a month and two on-call shifts a month. Other territories within New Castle Delaware are also available, please apply! The successful candidate will work the hours of 8am - 4:30pm.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Give skilled nursing care and prescribed treatment to geriatric patients in the community.
IV proficient, upon hire we will train new staff and expect proficiency at 90 days.
Develop and implement care plans, which are goal oriented and patient centered and consistent with available resources.
Develop plan for discharge of patients.
Possess a current DE RN license, or compact state license
1 year of RN experience
Previous Home Healthcare and Med-Surgical experience preferred
IV proficient or willing to train, and perform IV functions.
BSN required; ADN candidates are required to obtain their Bachelors of Science, Nursing Degree (BSN) within three (3) years of their start date as outlined in the Education Agreement required to be signed as a condition of employment.
Attend orientation in our Reads Way office for two weeks.
Christiana Care HomeHealth Offers:
Time to spend treating your patients.
Laptop and documentation training tailored to your individualized needs.
Promote & recognize professional development and specialty certifications.
Medical benefits to start on your first day of employment.
Generous paid time off.
About Christiana Care Health System
ChristianaCare is one of the country's most dynamic health systems, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. Christiana Care includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, two hospitals (1,227 beds), 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. We rank 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients. Christiana Care is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 260 residents and fellows. We are continually ranked by US News & World Report as a Best Hospital. With our unique, data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, ChristianaCare is shaping the future of health care!
Working for Christiana Care offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. The location provides easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City - all within a short drive or train ride from Newark, DE.
Post End Date
Sep 30, 2020
EEO Posting Statement
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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