Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP)

  • Children''s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics
  • 2401 Gillham Road Kansas City Missouri 64108 United States
  • Posted: Feb 27, 2019

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides comprehensive advanced practice nursing care to neonates and their families at Children's Mercy Hospital and in perinatal and neonatal settings at our partnered hospitals
  • Obtains a comprehensive health history
  • Performs physical examinations
  • Formulates a plan of care and treatment
  • Prescribes/performs diagnostic and therapeutic interventions and procedures
  • Participates in patient/family education
  • Demonstrates professional leadership and actively participates in quality/outcomes improvement activities, clinical research, and organizational development

Job Requirements:

  • Master's degree / DNP preferred
  • 3 years experience in pediatrics or specialty preferred
    • Previous experience in critical care nursing, pediatric nursing, or critical care nursing of infants and children (preferred), could qualify as related work experience
  • Current license to practice in Missouri and Kansas as a registered professional nurse
  • Current Neonatal Nurse Practitioner certification
  • Current Documentation of Recognition from the Missouri and Kansas State Boards of Nursing as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
  • Specialty Nursing Certification preferred
  • Skillful use of electronic health records

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