End Date: 9/30/2021
Location: Newark, Delaware
Position Type: Management/Executive, Nursing
Shift: Day Shift, No Rotation
Christiana Hospital is a 906 bed modern facility in Newark, Delaware with one of the busiest Emergency Departments on the East Coast. Christiana Hospital includes Delaware's only Level I trauma center and is prepared to handle the most extreme medical emergencies. Our ED Observation Unit is 12 bed unit adjacent to our ED with a team dedicated to care for patients who warrant emergency care, but whose need for hospital admission may not be necessary. Our Express Admissions Unit ensures timely initiation & completion of the admission process. Are you ready to take on this exciting opportunity?
We seek a Nurse Manager for our Observation and Express Admission Units to provide 24 hour accountability and responsibility for excellence in the clinical and operation of nursing and the delivery of patient care.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Manages Nursing Practice and care delivery in Christiana Emergency Department Observation Unit and Medical Express Unit.
Assures compliance with regulatory and professional standards. Identifies priorities of leadership and management responsibilities and demonstrates the ability to delegate.
Enables a relationship-based care approach to care delivery on assigned unit.
Promotes the autonomy of the nursing staff, encouraging independent decision making and problem solving. Supports and facilities a culture of nursing professional governance.
Responsible for staffing, and scheduling, allocating paid time off to meet staffing needs for the ED. Maintains position control in a cost-effective manner.
Interviews and hires potential employees, assuring the technical and professional development of staff. Coaches, disciplines and evaluates staff.
Responsible for the development and maintenance of the budget in collaboration with ED Observation and Express Admissions.
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.
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Why do WE offer careers full of possibilities?
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.
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.
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.
Our region offers a diversity of cultures, lifestyles, sports and entertainment events, housing options and educational opportunities. Located between Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., our locations provide easy access to two international airports, employment opportunities in a tri-state area, and proximity to some of the nation's top universities and colleges, as well as beaches in MD, DE and NJ!Why Delaware? Why Maryland?