License to practice professional nursing in the Commonwealth of PA
Licensed as a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) in the Commonwealth of PA
National Board Certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner.
Graduation from an accredited Neonatal Nurse Practitioner program with a Masters degree in Nursing.
Minimum of 2 years neonatal 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.
Under the direct supervision of an attending neonatologist, the Neonatal NP is responsible for the critical evaluation of newborns in the Pennsylvania Hospital NICU. Participates in education, consultation to nursing staff and contributes to the planning, implementation and evaluation of APN standards of care practice.
Schedule includes weekends from March 8th –June 30, 2013, then per diem thereafter.
Friday Night 5p-8a
Shifts can be worked individually or as a Friday/ Sunday night combination.
Children's Hospital Philadelphia - 16 months ago