A nationally recognized neonatology group is currently seeking additional EXPERIENCED Neonatal Nurse Practitioners and Neonatal Physician Assistants to help staff a 96-bed, Level III/IV NICU in Long Beach. Some rotation to a Level II nursery may occur as needed. NNPs and PAs will work a combination of 8-, 10-, 12-, and 15-hour rotating shifts. Average caseload 8-12 in Level III/IV and 12-15 in Level II. The NNP/PA role does involve teaching responsibilities and research. Procedures that may be done by the Advanced Practitioners include: umbilical line and chest tube insertions, needle aspirations, bladder taps, lumbar punctures, endotracheal intubation and peripheral arterial puncture/cannulation. The NNPs and PAs may also attend non-routine deliveries at night. The position does NOT involve transport. NNPs and PAs carry patients from admission to discharge. Prior NNP or Neonatal PA experience required, in addition to MS/MSN and NCC/NCCPA certification.