Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
4 Year Degree
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) – NICU
Maine Medical Center
Full Time, Days and Nights
Maine Medical Center is seeking a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) in Portland. The Neonatal Nurse Practitioner will provide detailed and comprehensive assessment and treatment of neonatal patients within the framework of safe patient and family centered care. This position’s scope of practice encompasses the development and recording of a plan for medical and nursing care in collaboration with patient/family, multidisciplinary team members, and community resources for both chronic and episodic illnesses.
Completion of accredited NNP Program, MSN preferred.
Certification by National Certification Corporation as a NNP/NRP instructor.
Current license for Advanced Practice in the state of Maine.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact effectively with all MMC departments, families and members of the multidisciplinary healthcare team.
Advanced knowledge of nursing theory and practice, with additional specialized medical training in order to provide expanded nursing practice at a level generally acquired through completion of concentrated study and clinical internship leading to a master’s degree.
Analytical abilities necessary to obtain medical histories, conduct physical examinations, prepare complex treatment plans, and provide care for assigned patients with minimal guidance and direction.
Maine Medical Center is a complete healthcare resource for the people of greater Portland, the entire state of Maine and Northern New England. With a history dating back to 1864, Maine Medical Center is the state’s largest medical center and the flagship facility of MaineHealth, with 637 beds and more than 7,000 employees. In addition, we have achieved Magnet™ status in recognition of our commitment to the highest standards of nursing excellence.
Maine Medical Center’s unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services, including the state’s only medical school, through a partnership with Tufts University School of Medicine, and a world-class biomedical research center, the Maine Medical Center Research Institute.
Inside and out, you’ll find what you’re looking for when you join Maine Medical Center. As the largest hospital in northern New England, MMC is committed to helping you grow professionally throughout your career. From tuition assistance and scholarships, to ongoing education, leadership training, mentoring and promotion opportunities, we offer the resources you need to achieve your career goals.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.