Job Summary

Due to expansion, Georgia’s largest provider of children is seeking additional Neonatal Nurse Practitioners to staff three fast-paced, demanding NICUs that provide cardiac, medical, and surgical care.  Both full-time and part-time positions are available.  Experienced Neonatal Physician Assistants may also be considered.

Job Responsibilities

Under supervision of an attending Neonatologist, the NNPs:

  • Work a combination of 8s, 10s, 12s, 16s, and/or 24s
  • Provide neonatal care in both Level III and Level IV settings ranging from 40-56 beds
  • Manage care for high-risk newborns in both emergency and non-emergency situations
  • Collaborate with others to identify and stabilize the high-risk infants and establish a care plan
  • Assist with and attend high-risk deliveries
  • Provide preterm pre-surgical patient care
  • Perform or order diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
  • Thoroughly document all aspects of patient care
  • Provide informal teaching support to NNPs and residents
  • Participate in research projects and studies

Job Skills & Qualifications

  • At least two years of NNP experience working in a Level III or IV NICU
  • Master’s prepared Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
  • Current Georgia APRN nursing license or eligible
  • Nurse practitioner certification by a National Certifying Organization approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing (NCC, NAPNAP) with renewal every three years or as required by the national organization.
  • Recognition as a Nurse Practitioner by the Georgia Board of Nursing.