Registered Nurse - Outpatient Neurology
Company: Christiana Care
Posted on: May 19, 2019
Christiana Care Health System is currently seeking a Registered
Nurse to work full-time in our Outpatient Neuro Sciences practice.
In this position you will act as a licensed professional health
care provider who assumes responsibility and accountability for the
outpatient epilepsy and stroke populations and provides care using
the nursing process in collaboration with other health care team
members during the office visit and follow-up between visits.
- Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care to
epilepsy and stroke patients, including knowledge of growth and
development, the ability to obtain and interpret information to
identify patient needs and to provide the care needed.
- Identifies actual and potential problems for which the patient
is at risk.
- Triages telephone messages and answers and responds to
telephone messages under the direction of the provider
- Interacts with patients between visits regarding test results,
medications, home care, and problems.
- Assesses patient response to interventions.
- Assesses patient/family learning needs and carries out teaching
measures as indicated using the Teach back method.
Requirements: BSN required or commitment to obtaining within three
years from date of hire.
RN license or eligible for licensure in the state of Delaware. Two
years' experience as an Registered Nurse required. Physician office
experience preferred. Neurology experience preferred.
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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