Licensed Practical Nurse | Home Healthcare Private Duty

Employer
Christiana Care
Location
Camden, DE
Posted
Feb 15, 2018
Closes
Feb 16, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
If you are a nurse, and you are compassionate about nursing Christiana Care Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) 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 at the VNA: Christiana Care VNA is seeking Part Time (30 hours a week) LPNs to work the overnight shift in Kent/Sussex, Delaware. Our current patient population seeking care givers includes adolescent patient in the Dover area requiring tube feedings with available shifts work 10pm-6am; and young adult trach/vent patient in Milton area with available shifts 7a-5p and 11p-7a. If serving this patient would be meaningful to you and your clinical development please apply. Duties and Responsibilities: Give skilled nursing care and prescribed treatment to patients in the community.Develop and implement care plans, which are goal oriented and patient centered and consistent with available resources.Develop plan for discharge of patients.Works Overnight and Weekends. Requirements:Qualified applicants must have current DE LPN license and 1 year of experience working as an LPN.Previous Home Healthcare and Med-Surgical experience preferred.Must be able to attend a month long week day orientation in our Camden office. Also requires a mandatory weekend per month.IV proficient or willing to train, and perform IV functions. Christiana Care VNA Offers:Great work life balance and time to spend treating your patients.Laptop and documentation training tailored to your individualized needs.Promote & recognize professional development and specialty certifications. Delaware lifestyles. People who live in and around Wilmington and Newark will tell you what a great region this is. A rewarding career with Christiana Care is your connection to it all. Here, you'll enjoy: Lower living costs and no sales tax. Excellent shopping, entertainment and restaurants. High-quality public and private schools, universities and colleges. Reliable public transportation, air and rail services. Short driving distances to Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, DC Beautiful homes in welcoming neighborhoods. A choice of urban, suburban and rural locations. Delaware's pristine beaches, waterways and parks. Academic medical center, Baltimore area, Best regional hospital, Community-based medicine, Community health, Clinician, Delaware hospital, Delaware's largest health system, Electronic medical records, Epic EMRs, Everest Award-winner, In-patient, Level I Trauma Center, MagnetA' (R) designation, Nationally recognized, Outpatient, Philadelphia area, Provider, Surgery center, Teaching hospital, Wellness, Wilmington, Newark, US New & World Report ranking, Expert, Serve, Care, Healthcare, Respectful, Dover, Bear, Middletown, Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, Delmarva Peninsula, New Castle, Elkton, Maryland, Glasgow, Hockessin, Brookside, Smyrna, Pike Creek Valley, Milford, Claymont, Pike Creek, Wilmington Manor, North Star, Seaford, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, Vineland, Millville, West Chester, Kennett Square, Swedesboro, Carneys Point, Woodstown, Salem, Elmer, Deptford Township, Washington Township, Pitman, Glassboro, Franklin

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