Job Summary

Due to expansion, a top-ranked children's hospital in southern California is seeking experienced Neonatal Physician Assistants to work days. The hospital is a not-for-profit Magnet facility acknowledged worldwide for its leadership in pediatric and adolescent health.


Job Responsibilities & Unit Details

  • The Neonatal PAs hired will primarily staff a 58-bed, Level IV NICU; with the potential to rotate to some of the community NICUs
  • Delivery services on occasion 
  • The Level IV NICU provides care to newborns and infants up to 12 months and 10kg.
  • The unit has a large surgical population and cares for babies referred from other NICUs when they have exceeded the level of care required.
  • The hospital’s Neonatal PAs may participate in research projects, divisional Q1, and have the option to participate in teaching, if they choose to do so.
  • Neonatal PAs are not responsible for transport.
  • Neonatal PAs care for neonatal cardiac patients, although the hospital also has a separate CTICU for surgical cardiac patient care.
  • Salaried position
  • 12-hour day shifts.
  • Moonlighting opportunities available.  

Qualifications & Requirements

  • MS and NCCPA are required before start date.
  • At least one year of prior NICU work experience is mandatory or completion of a Neonatal residency.
  • Only candidates who are available to work full-time will be considered. No travelers, please.