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.
Three time Recognized as Magnet Status Hospitals (Christiana &
Growth Opportunities defined by our Clinical Ladder.
Generous PTO, Competitive pay with shift differentials & Robust
The Christiana Hospital is actively seeking a Registered Nurse
to 36 hours per week on the Evening/ Midnight Shift at our
Christiana Hospital on the Acute Care for the Elderly Unit (ACE
Unit). Weekend and Holidays - per the guidelines of the
In this role, we work closely to deliver care that supports
elderly patients facing an acute illness. The patient population,
for this unit is older adults, typically age 70 and above. Our
focus is maintaining function, providing education, and maintaining
safety! As a member of the 6A team you will engage 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.
Our Nurses will assist in managing a team of 5 medical patients
per shift and work with the interdisciplinary team that includes a
unit based Nurse Practitioner, both an attending and consulted
physicians, pharmacy, physical therapy, and other assistive
We closely monitor your patients, assessing their physical
condition and their safety risks. You will handle emergencies and
provide ongoing supportive care. You will receive training in
evidenced based care practices for the older adult.
- BSN Preferred
- Commitment to obtaining BSN within three years of date of hire
can be considered with relevant experience.
- At least one year as RN. Medical or Surgical or step-down
experience in an acute care setting preferred.
- BLS required
- Demonstrate a passion for working with the older adults
- Gerontology Certification preferred
Qualities and Experience We Are Looking For
Excellent partnership within and across disciplines!
We work with a team that values collaboration and recognizes the
importance of serving together.
Strong critical thinking and prioritization
Anticipating the needs of others by helping with compassion and
Post End Date
Jun 25, 2021
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.