NICU Nurse Practitioner PerDiem

There is a new opportunity now available in Southern Connecticut, near the border of New York for an experienced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner looking to pick up shifts on a per-diem basis.

This teaching hospital is known both locally and nationally for clinical excellence. They specialize in cancer care, heart services, orthopedics and women's health. All combined they see about 75k ER visits in their Trauma Center, over 300k outpatient visits and 10k surgeries per year. They are especially well regarded for their patient-centered philosophy and a commitment to innovation and quality. 

The NICU NP will work in conjunction with Pediatricians, Neonatologist, Obstetricians, Respiratory Therapists, 5 other Nurse Practitioners, a Manager and specially trained Nurses. This highly experienced, tight-knit group is friendly, supportive and focused on patient care. The right candidate for this Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurse Practitioner will one looking to work with a team, while also being comfortable making independent decisions when needed.

The Labor and Delivery unit averages 2500 births annually and offers private post-partum rooms for families, extensive breastfeeding support with International Board Certified Lactation Consultants and Board Certified Physicians that specialize in their respective areas of expertise. They are Baby Friendly Certified and have instituted both Skin to Skin and Mother Baby rooming policies to support breastfeeding and fostering strong mother-infant bonding. 

The Neonatal NP will work with babies that fall all along the spectrum of acuity. This hospital is a referral center; so many babies that are quite high acuity are treated here. This includes surgical patients, premature infants and babies with congenital birth defects. 

This hospital is located in Southern Connecticut, near the New York border. The area offers a vibrant downtown with lots to do, historical attractions, great dining and nearby New York City for weekend getaways. This is a great location that offers something for everyone, regardless of interest or lifestyle. 


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Nurse Practitioner