Ortho/Neuro/Trauma Unit is seeking a Full-Time Registered Nurse. The patient population is very diverse and has a wide range of individual and special needs. They are often at risk for falls, diminished nutritional status, altered levels of consciousness and skin breakdown. This requires a dedicated, knowledgeable, competent and flexible nurse. The Ortho Neuro Trauma unit is a 34 bed semi private and private room unit, there is a gym located for physical therapy directly on the unit, and the patient age range is 12-99.
Twice Recognized as Magnet Status Hospital.
Growth Opportunities defined by our Clinical Ladder.
Shift: Day/Midnight rotation with 8 & 12 hour shifts. Weekends and Holidays are expected per the department requirement.
The successful candidate should have the following:
Commitment to obtaining BSN within three years of date of hire can be considered with relevant experience
At least 1 year of relevant experience strongly preferred.
BLS required; ACLS preferred
Internal Number: 46796BR
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.