UW MEDICAL FOUNDATION Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) in MADISON, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) - Level III & IV NICU - Per Diem - American Family Children's Hospital (AFCH) and Meriter Hospital - 10104 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: As an Advanced Practice Provider, you'll play an integral role in our care teams by providing high-quality and cost-effective care to our patients. We are seeking a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner - Per Diem to: * Practice alongside other Neonatal Nurse Practitioners and NICU Hospitalists to provide services at our two recently expanded locations: UnityPoint Health-Meriter, a 42-bed Level III NICU, and American Family Children's Hospital, a 26-bed Level IV NICU. * Attend high risk deliveries and provide medical management as a member of our multi-disciplinary group. * Provide transport for babies with C.H.E.T.A., our emergency response team. * Perform routine clinical procedures independently including providing resuscitation and stabilization of newborn, endotracheal tube placement/intubation, PICC line insertion, umbilical catheter insertion (arterial/venous), peripheral arterial line insertion, chest tube insertion and removal, thoracentesis, lumber puncture, double or partial volume exchange transfusion and neonatal transport. Work Schedule: This is a per-diem position scheduled to work with typical shifts of 7:00 am - 7:00 pm and 7:00 pm - 7:00 am. Hours may vary based on operational needs of the department. UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED SKILLS: Education: Minimum - Master's or Doctorate's degree from accredited Nursing Program. Work Experience: Preferred - Two (2) years of relevant NICU experience. Licenses and Certifications: Minimum - Active RN and APNP license in State of Wisconsin AND active board certification as an NP in Neonatal NCC Certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner. Active DEA license or ability to apply for such license prior to or upon hire. CPR certification and advanced life support certifications if relevant to practice area (ACLS, PALS, NRP). Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: * Extensive knowledge of physical assessment, differential diagnosis, pathophysiology, * pharmacology and management of acute and chronic patient/family health problems. * Ability to care for acutely and chronically ill pediatric patients with pulmonary problems. * Excellent verbal and written communication skills. * Professional demeanor. * Ability to work as a member of a team. * Ability to prioritize tasks. Physical Requirements: Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://ars2.equest.com/?response\_id=e742da602f746eadfcecfdf7c194b55a Other: Applicants only to apply via URL link provided.