Registered Nurse, Vascular Interventional Radiology Practice, Newark, DE
ChristianaCare Health System
Location: Newark, Delaware
Internal Number: JR66867
ChristianaCare is currently seeking a full-time Registered Nurse for our Vascular Interventional Radiology Practice. Our service line is growing and this RN will be responsible for providing nursing care and assuming responsibility and accountability for the outpatients through the nursing process in collaboration with other health care team members. This nurse will provide day-to-day, in-person and telephone-based counseling and education to patients and families. They may also monitor patients virtually for achieving guideline-directed medical therapy, and adverse events.
Position Highlights Include:
Provides telephonic clinical assessment and triage.
Assists with physician schedules.
Relays results, critical values.
Obtains verbal consents over the phone from patients with POA.
Processes prescription refills, orders for imaging studies, lab work, pre and post op orders.
Provides health education services for surgical patients.
Education and Experience Requirements:
A graduate of a state approved or National League of Nursing accredited School of Nursing
RN license or eligible for licensure in the state Delaware or Pennsylvania & New Jersey if location of employment
Two years' experience as a RN, physician office experience preferred
BSN preferred; ADN considered with agreement of completion of BSN in 3 years.
Current RN licensure in the State of Delaware
BLS certification required
Please apply online and attach your current resume for consideration.
ChristianaCare 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.