Job Summary

One of the largest & oldest children's hospitals in the world needs a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner for its SURGICAL 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. It is located in a bustling city known for its arts and culture. 

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.
  • Typical surgical anomalies seen include a diaphragmatic hernia, CCAM, omphalocele, gastroschisis, etc.
  • The Surgical Neonatal Nurse Practitioners work on an exclusive team with an attending and a fellow. 
  • Each team carries a caseload of 12-15 babies
  • Rotating schedule of 10-hour day and 13-hour night shifts
  • Participation in transport is optional


  • 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


  • 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