All hospital visitors required to be vaccinated or have a negative COVID-19 test.

  • Inpatients in our Christiana, Wilmington and Union hospitals may have one visitor daily between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. The visitor must be 16 or older.
  • Patients having outpatient surgery may have one support person accompany them. Support persons must be 16 or older.
  • All visitors and surgical support people must show proof of vaccination OR a negative COVID-19 test within the prior 72 hours.

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All visitors are required to wear masks.

For COVID-19 safety, all visitors to ChristianaCare facilities and services are required to wear masks. This includes visitors who are vaccinated. Please read our visitor guidelines before arrival.

ChristianaCare Nurses Anticipate the Needs of Others And Help with Compassion and Generosity

ChristianaCare Nurses Commit to Being Exceptional Today And Even Better Tomorrow

Nursing at ChristianaCare

ChristianaCare nurses see excellence as an ongoing journey — a shared commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow. It is a pledge to seek new knowledge, ask for feedback and be open to change. It is a promise to use resources wisely and effectively, to be curious and to continuously look for ways to innovate. It is a vow to be true to their word and follow through on commitments.

As one of the leading academic health systems in the U.S. and three-time Magnet®-designated for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, ChristianaCare attracts nurses who practice at the top of their license to impact health with excellent, evidence-based clinical skills, valuable leadership experiences, innovative approaches and technologies, and strategic partnerships — one patient and family member at a time.

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In 2020, ChristianaCare earned its third Magnet designation for Christiana and Wilmington Hospitals, Ambulatory Services and ChristianaCare HomeHealth.