Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
2 Year Degree
Nemours is actively seeking part-time and full-time NNPs/Physician Assistants to join our Neonatology team at Main Line Health System in Pennsylvania.
These opportunities perform in an expanded collaborative role by planning and providing comprehensive, complete management of a primary caseload of critically ill infants and their families. Day, evening and weekend hours are required.
Manages and provides care for the patient requiring neonatal intensive care utilizing collaborative consultation with team members, under the direction and supervision (but not necessarily the direct attendance) of an attending neonatologist.
Receives a distressed neonate in the Delivery Room and initiates appropriate intervention.
Performs a complete newborn physical examination and assessment of gestational age, discriminating between normal and abnormal findings.
Conducts parent interviews and takes family history.
Collaborates with neonatologists concerning pertinent historical events, physical findings, diagnostic and therapeutic measures initiated on all admissions.
Orders appropriate laboratory tests and procedures.
Performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures necessary and appropriate for the care of the patient.
Reviews and provides general care items involved in neonatal care, such as temperature stabilization, hyperalimentation therapy, feeding management, and phototherapy.
Participates in daily rounds in NICU
Minimum of 2 years NNP/Physician Assistant experience. Other job experience may not be substituted for this requirement
Delivery room and NICU experience required
Graduate of a Physician Assistant program accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation Clear and active license as a Physician Assistant in the State of Pennsylvania or Active Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner License OR
Active Pennsylvania Registered Nurse Licensure Required
Active Pennsylvania Advanced Practice Nurse Licensure, with or without prescriptive authority
Current National Certification via NCC and NRP Certification
As one of the nation's premier pediatric health care systems, we've made a promise to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. It's a promise that extends beyond our nationally recognized clinical treatment to an entire integrated spectrum of research, advocacy, education, and prevention.
Equity, diversity, and inclusion guide our growth and strategy. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about, and committed to, leading efforts to provide culturally relevant care, reducing health disparities, and helping build a diverse and inclusive environment. All Nemours Associates are expected to ensure that these philosophies are embedded in their day to day work with colleagues, patients and families.
To learn more about Nemours and our commitment to treat every child as if they were our own, visit us at www.nemours.org.
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