NICU Nurse Practitioner

A not-for-profit, multi-hospital healthcare system with locations throughout the Midwest needs to add a NICU Nurse Practitioner to their team of Neonatal professionals at one of their specialized children's hospitals in the Southern Illinois/Saint Louis region.

An innovative leader in healthcare in the area, this healthcare network was recognized as one of the top systems in the midwest. The system is comprised of multiple, award winning acute care hospitals that earn the trust and respect of their local communities by providing consistently compassionate and high quality care. This facility is known in the region for their emphasis on technology and clinical excellence. They have been named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission as well as other awards.

This NICU Nurse Practitioner will practice in the large, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) that is a referral center for multiple neighboring counties. They will get babies as early as 23 weeks at this facility. There is a transport team that works out of this NICU to move babies to and from the facility as necessary. This is a Baby Friendly hospital, so the NICU offers extensive resources and support for breastfeeding mothers.

The labor and delivery unit averages 1200 births annually and offers holistic and individualized care for mother and babies including both doctor and midwifery care, lactation consultants, laborists, private rooms and a state of the art security system to ensure the highest level of safety for baby. 

This position offers a generous compensation package including competitive base salary, annual reviews, relocation funds, full array of benefits, and a friendly and inspiring work environment.

The hospital is located in a mid-sized community that boasts a beautiful network of parks, quality school systems and booming local economy. This is a place with lots of events, shopping and dining to enjoy in the midst of a friendly and welcoming community.

Job posted 31 days ago

Nurse Practitioner