Nurse Practitioner - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (Medical- NNP)
Children's Hospital Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA

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License to practice professional nursing in the Commonwealth of PA

Licensed as a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) in the Commonwealth of PA

National Certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner.

Graduation from an accredited Neonatal Nurse Practitioner program with a Masters degree in Nursing.

Minimum of 2 years NICU nursing experience preferred

Advanced physical and psychosocial assessment skills for patients and families across all developmental levels

Critical analysis and problem-solving skills

Ability to work independently

Ability to interpret laboratory and radiographic data

Ability to perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures

Ability to work collaboratively through consultation with other health care team providers

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in English

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Job Description:
Provides clinical management for a caseload of sick neonates under direction of attending neonatologist in the CHOP and/or Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania NICU. Includes assessment, development of plan, implementation (writing orders, performing procedures), evaluation and documentation. May be involved in patient transport. Provides education and support to families of assigned patients. Collaborates with interdisciplinary team on plans of care. Provides staff education and clinical consultation to the interdisciplinary team.

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is the nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children. Since our start...