University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) and Northwest Hospital (NWH) have an exciting opportunity to join our neonatal intensive care team as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) or Physician Assistant (PA). The NNP/PA will provide exceptional advanced practice medical care to high risk and normal newborns and their families at both University of Washington Medical Center and Northwest Hospital. This advanced practice role operates under the parameters of clinical practice and continuity of care; nursing leaders; and resident education and support at UWMC. The provider may function independently or 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 & PAs as needed and will enhance professional development and retention of NNPs & PAs.
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 UWs School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nations 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.
Positions are 80% or 90% nights, or day/night rotation, 12 hour shifts.
Requirements and preferred experience and skills:
Current, valid Washington State license as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) or Physician Assistant-Certified (PA-C).
Current Washington State Prescriptive Authority License.
If ARNP, Current NCC certification as a neonatal nurse practitioner.
National board certification (ANA or NAPNAP).
Current Certification in Neonatal Resuscitation Education & Experience.
Masters degree from an accredited program.
3 years experience as NNP or PA in Level III NICU and delivery room experience is strongly preferred.
Active Drug Enforcement Authority registration.
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