| Hudson Valley Newborn, located in the Mid-Hudson Valley Region of New York, just 75 minutes north of New York City, has an outstanding opportunity to join a well-established autonomous nurse practitioner practice serving the well newborns and their parents in our birthing center at Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, NY. As a member of the team you will enjoy 24/7 coverage with colleagues in rounding and performing all aspects of well newborn care from birth to discharge. You will enjoy the opportunities to educate parents on newborn care and safety for discharge. Our team of NP's are immersed in quality improvement and evidenced based practice. You will collaborate with the Neonatology team at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, NY regarding aspects of care outside of normal newborns as well as stabilize infants for transfer to one of our neighboring Neonatal ICU's when clinical conditions warranted transfer to a higher level of care. |
Some other descriptions include: • Flexible scheduling working approximately 8 (24) shifts per month • Well newborn care in a Level I Nursery with a true LDRP culture of care • Desired candidates must be comfortable and skilled within all aspects of newborn care; including newborn resuscitation/stabilization. NRP certification required. • Responsibilities will include attendance at high risk deliveries/deliveries with potential fetal complications • Daily rounding on all inpatient newborns • Discharge planning and instruction for nursing staff and parents/families • Delivery base is growing and currently is approximately 1100 deliveries/year • Neonatology consultation by phone or in person with availability 24/7 to nurse practitioner on duty • Monthly team meetings either in person or via conference call with Neonatology team at Vassar Brothers Medical Center Northern Dutchess Hospital is part of Health Quest, a three-hospital system and multi-specialty practice with locations in Dutchess, Ulster, and Putnam Counties.Our not-for-profit system is consistently ranked as one of New York State's most successful Health Systems. Our hospitals include Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, and Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel. Our physician practice group includes more than 200 primary care and specialist practitioners.
The beauty of the Hudson Valley is unsurpassed. From hiking, biking, and boating to cafes, local farmers markets, and art galleries, there are endless ways to spend your leisure time. Excellent housing and outstanding schools can be found throughout the area, with easy access to New York City. The Mid-Hudson Valley is also home to many fine colleges and universities, including Vassar College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, and Bard College, with ongoing cultural, recreational and educational opportunities. Our vibrant cities and picturesque villages interweave culture, history and recreation in one of the country's most livable locations.