Christiana Care Health System is searching for a proven nursing leader for the position of Vice President-Patient Care Services at the Christiana campus located in Newark, DE. This leader is responsible for the delivery of safe, high quality, patient centric clinical care for the women and children’s service line at the Christiana Campus, a 913 bed teaching hospital and Level 1 Trauma Center.
The Vice President collaborates with leaders and physicians within Christiana Care to design, implement and evaluate programs, policies and procedures that ensure the clinical team achieves clinical and operational goals and performance metrics. This is a transformational leader who is current with national, state and local nursing trends and continuously seeks out opportunities to infuse innovative approaches to the delivery of patient care. The Vice President ensures the leadership team and nursing staff provide exceptional patient care and customer service while maintaining appropriate nursing staffing levels and costs within budget.
Qualified candidates must possess the following:
Master’s degree in nursing or related field.
Five (5) years recent and progressive leadership experience in a clinical setting.
Demonstrated competence in administration, education and clinical nursing knowledge.
Participation in professional nursing activities.
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.
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven ...counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses.
Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community.
We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive.
Christiana Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.