Licensed Practical Nurse | Private Duty | Home Healthcare

Job Requisition #: JR55322

End Date: 12/31/2021

Location: Camden, Delaware

Position Type: Home Care Careers/VNA, Nursing

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Evening/Morning

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If you are a nurse, and you are compassionate about nursing, ChristianaCare HomeHealth is the place for you. Whether families need help during the day or night, this expert care is available for medically fragile children and complex adults. Our highly skilled staff can assist with many different facets of medical care, including tracheostomy maintenance, ventilator support, gastric tube feedings, giving medications and much more. We work with families and their loved one's doctor and other health care providers to create a care plan that will meet their needs.  Please see our video, by clicking this link, for a glimpse of what it means to work in home care: https://youtu.be/OEVadkUrte8. 

ChristianaCare HomeHealth is seeking Per Diem LPNs to work in Newark or Kent/Sussex Delaware.  This exciting position offers:

  • Commitment of 56 or 80 hours a month
  • Schedule Flexibility
  • Enhanced pay

The specific cities where we need nurses are: Georgetown, Milton, Lewes, Seaford, and Laurel. We have pediatric male patients living in Georgetown and Milton who require trach/vent/tube feeding support; for Friday and Saturday nights and Friday, Saturday and Sunday day shifts. We also have an adult female who requires support for a trach/vent/tube feedings in Milton. This patient attends a day program that her caregiver would attend with her. Finally, we have an adult male that requires day shift support Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Requirements:

  • Qualified applicants must have current DE LPN license and 1 year of experience working as an LPN.
  • Previous Home Healthcare and Long Term Care experience preferred.
  • Must be able to attend a two-week daytime orientation in our Camden office, followed by patient-specific field orientation. Also requires a mandatory weekend per month.
  • Tracheostomy and ventilator experience a plus!

EEO 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.


UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.

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.

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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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