Registered Nurse (RN) - NICU

Job Requisition #: JR64940

End Date: 12/30/2022

Location: Newark, Delaware

Position Type: Nursing

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Morning

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit NICU

FT 72 Hours Rotating Day/Midnight Shift. (Hours: 7a-7p and 7p-7a)

Newark, DE

10K Sign-on Bonus

ChristianaCare is currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) to work as a Weekender for our NICU Team at Christiana Hospital.

Join our NICU team to make your outstanding contributions towards your profession and supporting the community we serve. We contribute significantly towards our nurses' growth within the organization. Among only a handful of other NICU's in the nation, our NICU team is now providing couplet care to better meet the needs of the patients and families we serve.

ChristianaCare ranks at the top in volume among leading health care systems, with only 20 hospitals in the U.S. having more admissions. We operate the only Level I trauma center between Philadelphia and Baltimore. ChristianaCare is the only delivering hospital with a Perinatal High Risk Center in Delaware with a Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), which offers 70 beds, nic-view cameras and cares for 1,200 newborns per year.  Supporting our partners throughout the state, ChristianaCare has offered advanced neonatal care for 25 years, including neonatal air and ground transport services.

We offer:

  • Shared Decision Making' structure
  • Supportive team environment, nursing professional practice model including a clinical ladder
  • Mentorship program, peer review program, and a relationship-based care delivery model. 
  • pre-paid tuition and scholarship program
  • Three times Recognized as Magnet Status Hospital
  • Growth Opportunities defined by our Clinical Ladder
  • Generous PTO and competitive pay with shift differentials

Education & Requirements:

  • BSN required; or commitment to obtaining within three years of date of hire.
  • At least one year of acute care Med/Surg experience required.
  • Previous Pediatric experience or Emergency department experience preferred.

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.

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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