NNP NICU Job Req 90062
| Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
90062 - Join the outstanding team of pediatric specialists and health care providers who care for premature and critically ill infants in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit of this leading academic children's hospital in Central California. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner working in this Level IV 88 bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, NICU that provides the most advanced level of family-centered care possible for their tiny patients. The NNP has special training in neonatal nursing and critical care of the NICU patient. This position includes many roles, expert practitioner, consultant, educator, patient advocate, care coordinator and researcher in the NICU.
Develop, implement, evaluate and revise individualized plans of care based on patient conditions
Recommend appropriate treatments and evaluate clinical outcomes
Prescribe, order and administer medications
Provide education and support that address the needs of patients and their families
Graduate of a Nurse Practitioner program, required
Current RN license in California, required
Nurse Practitioner certification in the State of California, required
Minimum of 3 years of work experience as a nurse practitioner in neonatology, required, 5 years, preferred
Competence in physical assessment, differential diagnosis, pathophysiology, pharmacology and management of acute and chronic neonatal problems, required
BLS and NRP certifications, required
Bilingual skills, desirable
This is a full time, rotating, 72 hour per pay period, night shift position.
This leading academic children's hospital is a member of one of the largest healthcare networks in the U.S. Providing medical and surgical services to patients from newborns to young adults, it has achieved Magnet status, the highest national recognition granted to a hospital or medical center for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice. It has also been recognized with the Beacon Award for excellence in critical care nursing. Affiliated with the Stanford University School of Medicine, this leading pediatric hospital is instrumental in training future pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists.
For more information, please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland, at email@example.com or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.