Christiana Care Health System is seeking a full-time Women's Health Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join a large hospital based OB/GYN faculty practice, including physicians, residents, PA's, and APN's. There will be an evening hours expectation along with provision of services in Ob/Gyn Triage at Christiana. Up to 1-2 evening/week (12-8:30).
The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant will function in provision of care to low risk women seeking prenatal services, family planning, obstetric, and Gyn care. Responsible for women's health care in the areas of health education, family planning, STD screening, obstetrical care, and pre conceptual counseling. Provide direct management and ambulatory healthcare to adolescent and adult women seeking OB/Gyn services under the appropriate medical supervision and planning care within established protocols, guidelines, and procedures.
Requirements: Master's degree as an Advance Practice Registered Nurse –NP or graduate from an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant program and have NCCPA certification Licensure or license eligible as a physician assistant or Advanced Practice Registered Nurse – FNP as set forth by the state of Delaware Prescriptive authority required in Delaware Certification in BLS & PALS Certification in Electronic Fetal Monitoring within one year of hire. Three years' experience as WHNP or CNM preferred.
Christiana Care Health System is one of the nation's largest healthcare providers, and is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer, emergency services, orthopaedics, trauma and women's health services. Christiana Care oversees 50 clinical locations and 118 provider offices, and primarily serves residents of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Christiana Care includes two hospital campuses - Wilmington Hospital in the city of Wilmington, Delaware, and Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware. Christiana Care also is a major teaching hospital that supports 27 residency programs, including residencies in diagnostic radiology, emergency medicine, family medicine, general practice dentistry, general surgery, internal medicine, OB-GYN, oral and maxillofacial surgery, dentistry, podiatry, pharmacy and pastoral care.
Internal Number: 45156BR
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. 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.