Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Opportunities available in the Ocala, Florida area. AdventHealth Medical Group is seeking dynamic and energetic Neonatal Nurse Practitioners to work in our Level II NICU. The neonatal nurse practitioner in collaboration with the neonatology will cover the 12 bed level 2 NICU at Ocala along with the newborn service.
The NNP is responsible for providing care for NICU and Newborn patients within the scope of licensure and within the supervising physician's scope of practice.
Evaluate patients, perform procedures, develop treatment plans, order and interpret labs, x-rays and other diagnostic studies per specialty guidelines and under the guidance of the Neonatologist.
Communicate with parents, other specialists and among NICU team.
Monitoring specialized equipment, including incubators and ventilators.
Providing education and support to patients’ families regarding neonatal, intensive and, postpartum care.
Dispensing medications under collaborative agreement with a physician.
Performing diagnostic tests and other procedures, such as intubation and blood draws.
Ensuring proper feeding and basic care.
Required Education and Experience:
Master’s degree in Nursing with Neonatal Certification (required)
1-2 years of experience in the NICU as an RN (highly preferred)
1-2 years of experience in the NICU as a Neonatal APRN (preferred but not required)
Required Licensure and Certification:
Must hold a valid Florida APRN License with Neonatal certification
Certification through ANCC, or other nationally recognized certifying body
BLS, ACLS and PALS certification
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Pay Range: -
Location: Orlando, FL
Job ID: JID_3753095_11718
Job Family: Physician Services