Job Summary

One of the largest & oldest children's hospitals in the world located in a bustling city known for its arts and culture needs a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner for its MEDICAL NNP team.  This prestigious children's hospital–ranked No. 2 in the nation for neonatal care–has a large, 100-plus-bed Level IV NICU affiliated with a university Level III NICU. 


Role & Responsibilities

  • The Level IV NICU serves critically ill newborns and premature infants who need general medical or surgical intervention, ECMO.
  • Fetal diagnosis and treatment, as well as surgical intervention for neonates that underwent in-utero procedures.
  • The Neonatal Nurse Practitioners on the Medical NICU Team care for non-surgical patients (anything for a premature infant, PPHN, hydrocephalus, metabolic disorders, chronic lung issues, etc.)
  • Provide care to neonates from resuscitation through discharge.
  • The role involves evidence-based practice, the performance of procedures, and education of nursing staff, etc.
  • Typical staffing involves a combination of 10hr days mixed with night call (13 hours) and weekend/holiday coverage. 
  • Participation in transport is optional

Benefits

  • Individualized orientation programs up to 5-6 months if needed.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • APP Incentive Pay Plan 
  • Medical, dental, vision, and prescription benefits
  • CEU funds
  • Retirement plans
  • Generous time-off benefits

Requirements

  • Candidates who are familiar with Pennsylvania or have ties to the area are preferred.  
  • NEW NNP GRADUATES with busy Level III or IV NICU experience will be considered. 
  • MSN from an accredited NNP program
  • NCC certification as an NNP
  • Relocation required for out of state candidates