Critical Care NP/PA, Cecil Campus

Job Requisition #: JR57714

End Date: 7/21/2022

Location: Newark, Delaware

Position Type: Advanced Practice RN, Physician Assistant

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Evening/Morning

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Are you Advanced Practice Clinician that is looking to be part of a great team and wants to be challenged? ChristianaCare is currently recruiting for an Advanced Practice Clinician to work in Medical Critical Care at our Cecil Campus in Elkton, MD. The selected candidate will have the option to work 72 or 80 housr every 2 weeks and to be able to rotate to our Newark or Wilmington campus if desired.  Responsibilities include admitting and managing multiple critically ill patients in the Medical ICU as well as performing various ICU procedures in collaboration with medical critical care intensivists.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Take and perform history and physical examinations
- Record and interpret pertinent data (i.e., labs, diagnostic studies, discharge summaries, progress notes, etc.)
- Evaluate, diagnose and treat patients under the supervision of a licensed physician
- Write orders under supervision of a licensed physician
- Participate in daily interdisciplinary rounds
- Maintain communication with patients and families regarding care
- Perform technical skills (i.e., arterial catheters, central venous catheters)
- Perform other medical acts as delegated by the supervising physician
- Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care appropriate to adult and geriatric patients, including knowledge of growth and development, the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify patient needs, and provide the care needed
- Perform assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices
- Report any unsafe activities to supervisor in a timely manner, including conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors
- Perform other related duties as required.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
- Physician Assistant must be a graduate of an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant program and have NCCPA Certification
- Nurse Practitioner requires a Masters' degree, with degree specialization as Adult Acute Care NP

- License or license eligible for the State of Delaware and Maryland

Why do WE offer careers full of possibilities?

For the Love of Health.

Inclusion & Diversity

At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

Our Values

We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.

Benefits

ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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