Christiana Care Health System is currently seeking a Registered Nurse to work full-time in the Women's Health Practice located in the Wilmington Gateway.
Christiana Care Health System is one of the nation's largest (>1,000 beds) not-for-profit teaching institutions, serving all of Delaware and neighboring areas of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New Jersey- with over 54,000 admissions, 6300 newborn deliveries, and 143,000 emergency department visits annually. Christiana Care is centrally located from major cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Registered Nurse will provide nursing care and assume responsibility and accountability for obstetrical and gynecological outpatients through the nursing process in collaboration with other health care team members.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
Perform and document assessment of patients for visit following established criteria and office specific standards
Initiate and individualize plan of care for patients following established office specific standard
Assist with routine OB/GYN exams and procedures
Triage phone calls and follow up with patients regarding test results
Assess patient/family learning needs and carry out teaching measures
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Commitment to obtaining within three years of date of hire can be considered with relevant experience.
At least two years of experience as a Registered Nurse
OB/GYN office experience or Women's Health experience strongly preferred
Licensed or license eligibility in the state of Delaware
BLS Certification required
Internal Number: 47061BR
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.