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POST DATE 8/19/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

Christiana Care Health System Wilmington, DE

Company
Christiana Care Health System
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
38887BR
AJE Ref #
575926217
Location
Wilmington, DE
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Christiana Care Health System is currently recruiting for a part time - 20-hour per week - RN to work at the Foulk Road Family Practice. This position will be 4 hours per day / 5 days per week.

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, 7,200 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:
This position is responsible for providing quality nursing care and assumes responsibility and accountability for patients during their office visit.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients, including knowledge of growth and development, the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify patient needs and provide care needed
* Assists providers in examinations or procedures
* Administers medications as prescribed and directed by the provider
* Performs Point of Care tests, EKG s, and other tests as directed by clinicians
* Answers telephone messages under the direction of the provider
* Triage walk-in patients and ensures appropriate disposition
* Assures adequate coverage within unit when needed
* Functions as a liaison between patients, physicians and staff to provide accurate communication
* Collaborates with team members to provide a smooth, organized and efficient flow of patients
* Responds to patient crises situations
* Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors.
* Performs other related duties as required.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

* BSN required; or commitment to obtaining within three years of date of hire
* RN license or eligible for licensure in the state Delaware
* BLS required
* Two years of experience as a RN, physician office experience preferred

WORK SHIFT: Day shift, No Rotation
POSITION TYPE: Nursing
JOB REQUISITION #: 38887BR
ABOUT US: Christiana Care Health System is an Award Winning Warrior Friendly Business.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Wilmington
Nearest Secondary Market: Philadelphia
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Christiana Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.