Job: (NNP) Neonatal Nurse Practitioner - Casual - Full Time - Benefits Eligible

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Job Description

(NNP) Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Department: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - Main Campus
Facility: Main Campus - Serra Mesa
Schedule: Casual - Full Time - Benefits Eligible
Shift: Varying
Req Number: 40778
This is a Casual position with an anticipated assignment length of 12 months.


The Neonatal Nurse Practitioner delivers primary care to acute, critical, complex chronically ill and well neonates collaboratively with the Division of Neonatology. The Nurse Practitioner provides comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patients and their families. The Nurse Practitioner also functions as a clinical leader, consultant and educator in collaboration with physicians, nurses, and all healthcare team members.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (all due at time of hire unless otherwise noted):

Master's Degree in Nursing - Graduated from an accredited Neonatal Nurse Practitioner program

Registered Nurse, State of California

Nurse Practitioner, State of California

Nurse Practitioner Furnishing, State of California

NP Furnishing number, State of CA, Controlled Substance II Privileges

Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) number: CS II thru V

Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructor (w/in 2 years of employment)

CPR/BLS (Issued by American Heart Association)


Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, National (New Graduate NNP's within 6 months of employment)

Medicare Billing number (NPI- National Provider Identifier); Upon hire but no later than 3 months of employment

Skills / Requirements


Three years of experience

Two years of experience of clinical nursing within the Neonatal ICU

Two years of experience as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Formal in-service education and/or lecturing skills