Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

ID 2024-23277
Location
Women's & Children's Center at Moses Cone Hospital
Work Location
US-NC-Greensboro
Division : Name
Moses Cone Hospital
Department : Name
MHC-Neonatal Services
Category
NURSE PRAC/PA
Position Sub-Category
NEONATOLOGY
Position Type
Benefit Eligible (12-39 hours/week)
Employment Type
Employee
Exempt/NonExempt
Exempt
FTE
0.90
Workforce Status
Onsite
Work Hours
36.00
Provider Schedule (specific schedule)
Days and nights.
On call Required
No
Sub Category
Neonatology

Overview

The Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) coordinates, delegates and provides primary patient care to patients in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) under the supervision of the Neonatal Service physicians. Medical acts performed by the NNP will be those allowed by the rules and regulations governing nurse practitioners practicing in the NICU.

Responsibilities


Applies advanced knowledge and clinical expertise to accomplish optimal patient outcomes. Conducts expert clinical assessments in uncomplicated, complex and crisis situations. Directs multidisciplinary team in development and implementation of care of patients and families. Is an advocate for families.
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Demonstrates accountability for/promotes own professional growth and development
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Demonstrates integrity, commitment, competency and communication skills while serving as a coach and role model to others
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Provides diagnosis and treatment to infants in the NICU in order to meet Hospital guidelines. Initiates and carries out medically acceptable emergency procedures if complications arise until the physician is notified for guidance and/or arrives to assist with management of the complication
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Provides leadership for the development and maintenance of clinical standards, policies and procedures and quality improvement programs by assisting with unit and Hospital based teams/committees. Implements practice changes which improve efficiency and effectiveness of care based on evidence. Precepts NNP students and new NNPs based on approved guidelines and protocols
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Qualifications


EDUCATION:
Required:
SN
Completion of a neonatal nurse practitioner education program approved by the state of North Carolina (certificate program or master?s program)
Preferred:
Master?s degree in a health related field: nursing, public health, child development
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered

EXPERIENCE:
Required:
2 years of NICU RN experience

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRY/LISTING:
REQUIRED
Required:
Current valid NC State Board Registered Nurse License
Eligibility for approval by the North Carolina Board of Nursing/North Carolina Board of Medical Examiners
Certified as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner or eligible to obtain certification within one year of hire (National Certification Corporation)
BLS (CPR)-American Red Cross or AHA Healthcare Provider
NRP
PREFERRED
Drivers License | Valid Drivers License

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