NP/PA, New Castle Primary Care Team

Job Requisition #: JR55464

End Date: 2/12/2022

Location: New Castle, Delaware

Position Type: Advanced Practice RN, Physician Assistant

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Evening/Morning

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ChristianaCare is hiring for a Nurse Practitioner of Physician Assistant to work full time in the New Castle Primary Care Practice.  The selected candidate, in collaboration with the Family Medicine Physicians, will be responsible for the primary care of the patient population at the center, as part of a care team including physicians, other APCs, RNs, MAs and office staff.  This practice also supports care at the New Castle Senior Center. Position includes some evenings, Saturday and on call coverage. 
 
Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Medical management of patients, in collaboration with the physician, to care, evaluate and manage patients in the Office, at the Senior Center and in Virtual Visits through assessment of symptoms, diagnosis, education and execution of treatment plans and follow-up.
  • Acts as a liaison for patients, families, and health professionals, making appropriate referrals when treatment plan requires as well as coordinate transitions of care to maximize quality of life and functional status of the patient and  his/her family.
  • Fosters, maintains and strengthens community relationships that will help care for the patient's overall wellbeing.
  • Utilizes evidence based medicine coupled with expert clinical knowledge to promote and provide education to the patient and family.
  • Works with Nurse Manager to assure that practice offices are maintained according to JCAHO CLIA and OSHA Standards as well as incorporating CCHS Core Values in daily practice.

 
Education and Experience Requirements

  • Master's Degree as an Advance Practice Nurse or as a Physician Assistant
  • License or license eligible in the State of Delaware
  • Prescriptive authority in the state of DE
  • BLS required
  • Experience with the geriatric population preferred

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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