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Neonatal Nurse Practitioner - Neonatology

Company: Saint Joseph Hospital
Location: Denver
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Job Description:

Neonatal Nurse PractitionerJob Description:


You bring your mind, body, heart, and spirit to your work as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner.

You put your patients first and are generous with your thoughts and voice because you know your opinion matters.

You love what you do, and value having the support, resources, and advanced technology to practice at the top of your game.

You are energized by the feeling that you belong to something bigger, the people around you aren't just colleagues, they feel like an extended family.

You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.


Saint Joseph Hospital is part of SCL Health (now Intermountain Healthcare), a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 365-bed facility is one of the top-ranked hospitals in Denver and has been awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence - Magnet designation - by the ANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Our deep community roots date back to 1873, making us one of the oldest hospitals in Colorado.

Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage in addition to retirement savings plans. CME benefits, malpractice insurance coverage, and license reimbursement are also included as part of your employment benefits along with paid days off.


Together, we'll improve the health of the people in the communities we serve.

We'll honor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set.

We'll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.

Your day.

As a Part-time Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, you'll work with Neonatologists, Occupational Therapists, Respiratory Therapists, Case Managers and Dietitians to provide top-notch care and patient experience.

* You would practice at Saint Joseph Hospital's Level III NICU in Denver, Colorado
* You would work (2) 24-hour shifts (7a-7a) for a total of 72 hours every 2 weeks
* Our NNPs work independently on a shift with a neonatologist on-site
* Attend all high-risk deliveries and consult on babies 30+ weeks gestation

We hire people, not words on paper. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:

* Unrestricted Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner in Colorado, or able to obtain
* Graduate of an accredited Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program (MS or MSN)
* NCC certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
* Minimum of 2 years of NNP experience in a Level 3 NICU, required
* DEA and full prescriptive CO RXN, required

Your next move.

Now that you know more about being a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner on our team we hope you'll join us. At Intermountain Health you'll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.

Physical Requirements:

Ongoing need for employee to see and read information, labels, assess patient needs, operate monitors, identify equipment and supplies.- and -Frequent interactions with patient care providers, patients, and visitors that require employee to verbally communicate as well as hear and understand spoken information, alarms, needs, and issues quickly and accurately, particularly during emergency situations.- and -Manual dexterity of hands and fingers to manipulate complex and delicate equipment with precision and accuracy. This includes frequent computer use and typing for documenting patient care, accessing needed information, medication preparation, etc.- and -Expected to lift and utilize full range of movement to transfer patients. Will also bend to retrieve, lift, and carry supplies and equipment. Typically includes items of varying weights, up to and including heavy items.- and -Need to walk and assist with transporting/ambulating patients and obtaining and distributing supplies and equipment. This includes pushing/pulling gurneys and portable equipment, including heavy items. Often required to navigate crowded and busy rooms (full of equipment, power cords on the floor, etc).- and -May be expected to stand in a stationary position for an extended period of time.

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The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.

$47.58 - $87.26

We care about your well-being - mind, body, and spirit - which is why we provide our caregivers a generous benefits package that covers a wide range of programs to foster a sustainable culture of wellness that encompasses living healthy, happy, secure, connected, and engaged.

Learn more about our comprehensive benefits packages for our Idaho, Nevada, and Utah based caregivers, and for our Colorado, Montana, and Kansas based caregivers; and our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Intermountain Health is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Keywords: Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver , Neonatal Nurse Practitioner - Neonatology, Healthcare , Denver, Colorado

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