Christ Hospital, a community healthcare provider, exists to promote and improve the health of the residents of Jersey City and the surrounding communities through the effective provision of quality healthcare.
The Department of Nursing is committed to a “Patient First” philosophy for delivering quality healthcare in the safest environment possible.
The Department of Nursing implements and maintains standards of clinical nursing practice and patient care consistent with evidence-based practice and the recommendations of accrediting and regulatory agencies.
The Department of Nursing promotes an interdisciplinary approach to patient care while respecting the diversity of the cultures, the faith traditions, and the autonomy of the patients we serve. The ultimate goal of the Department of Nursing is to assist each patient in reaching an optimal level of health.
- We are committed to a "Patient First" philosophy and to promoting an optimal level of health and wellness for our patients.
- We support a family centered care model.
- We strive to consistently exceed expectations from our patients, physicians, and colleagues.
- We are committed to functioning at the highest level of our ability.
- We strive for excellence in everything we do to achieve the highest quality outcomes for our patients.
- We take pride in our work and our actions as professional nurses.
- We respect the patient as an individual with the right to privacy and confidentiality.
- We respect, appreciate, and acknowledge each individual’s contribution to the work environment.
- We are accountable for our actions and accept responsibility as individuals, as members of a team, and as professional nurses.
- We strive to provide the highest standards of care by using evidence based practice and continued education.
- We promote a professional environment based on honesty, fairness, and trust.
- We care for patients, families, and the community through knowledge compassion and leadership.
- We recognize the diversity of our patients and colleagues and are committed to delivering compassionate, culturally sensitive and holistic care.
- We are advocates for our patients.