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University of Washington Medical Center - Montlake and Northwest campuses have an exciting opportunity for experienced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) or Physician Assistant (PA) to join our neonatal intensive care team. The NNP/PA will provide exceptional advanced practice medical care to high risk and normal newborns and their families at both Montlake and Northwest sites. 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.
SCHEDULE 90% nights or day/night rotation, 12 hour shifts. We also have opportunities for per diem.
REQUIREMENTS Master’s degree from an accredited program. National board certification (ANA or NAPNAP). Current Washington State Prescriptive Authority License. Current Certification in Neonatal Resuscitation Education & Experience. Active Drug Enforcement Authority registration. If ARNP, Current NCC certification as a neonatal nurse practitioner. If PA-C, must have completed a NICU PA Fellowship program.
LEGAL REQUIREMENTS Current, valid Washington State license as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) or Physician Assistant-Certified (PA-C) upon employment.
DESIRED 3 years experience as NNP or PA in Level III NICU and delivery room experience is strongly preferred.
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
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