Neonatal Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
UW Medical Center
Open Until Filled
90% of $6,820-$10,357/month DOE plus 25% Neonatal premium
Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
UWMC has an exciting opportunity to join our neonatal intensive care team as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C). The NNP/PA-C will serve as a neonatal medical provider and resident educator in the NICU under the direct supervision of the attending neonatologist with the capability to bill for services rendered specific to their role. They may train new NNPs & PA-Cs as needed and will enhance professional development and retention of NNPs & PA-Cs working at UWMC.
1. Current and valid state Registered Nurse Licensure and ARNP Licensure or PA licensure. 2. Graduate Degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program or graduate of an accredited PA program. Nationally certified ARNP/PA-C with DEA. 3. Proven excellence working in a interdisciplinary collaborative team environment. 4. Effective interpersonal skills, leadership skills, and clinical expertise in the care of patients. 5. Current Certification in Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP). 6. Experience as NNP or PA-C in Level III NICU and delivery room experience.
Hospital-based NRP instructor preferred. Certification and PICC insertion competency desired, but will train.
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