NNP NICU Job Req 90085
| Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
90085 - If you are an experienced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, there is a wonderful opportunity for you to join the teamthat provides state-of-the-art comprehensive care for their tiny newborns in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of this leading children's hospital in the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. Using your special training in neonatal nursing, you will be responsible for the critical evaluation of newborns in the unit. Providing clinical management under the direction of the attending neonatologist, the NNP in the Medical NICU will be responsible for assessment, development and implementation of plans (writing orders and performing procedures), evaluation and documentation. Additional roles include providing education and support to patient families, collaborating with interdisciplinary teams on plans of care and providing staff education and clinical consultation to the interdisciplinary team.
Qualifications: MSN, required; graduate of an accredited Neonatal Nurse Practitioner program, required; license to practice professional nursing in Pennsylvania, required; license as a certified registered nurse practitioner (CRNP) in Pennsylvania, required; national certification as a Nurse Practitioner in pediatric nursing, required; Prescriptive Authority in Pennsylvania (upon hire), required; ability to interpret laboratory and radiographic data and perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, required; minimum of two years of NICU nursing experience, preferred.
This leading children's hospital, famous for providing excellent comprehensive care and services to infants, children and adolescents, was voted the #1 pediatric hospital in the U.S. by Parents Magazine in 2013, has achieved Magnet status for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice. It is the number two children's hospital on U.S. News & World Report's Honor Roll of Best Children's Hospitals for 2016-17, ranking in the top ten in all pediatric specialties. Their Newborn Intensive Care Unit is ranked #2 in the U.S. It provides comprehensive Level IV care for critically ill newborns and premature infants including consultation, transport, and inpatient intensive care. The 95-bed unit provides many opportunities for continued career growth and development working with their board-certified neonatologists and the dedicated NICU staff.
For more information, please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.