The Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, under the supervision of the attending Neonatologist and Nurse Practitioner Supervisor, will provide independent advanced level clinical expertise to medically fragile high-risk neonates from admission through discharge. Duties include assessment, diagnoses and development of treatment plans for the neonatal population, attendance and management of the neonate at high risk deliveries, performing multiple procedures such as endotracheal intubations, lumbar puncture, chest tube insertions, etc.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: - At least one year paid NNP experience in a similar setting. - Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing. - Graduation within the last 12 months from an accredited NNP Program.- Possession of a valid CA RN and NP license. - Master of Science in Nursing. - NCC Board Certification as Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP-BC) within 12 months of hire. - Has or eligible for a furnishing license. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:- More than 2 years of NNP experience in a Level III NICU. - PhD preferred.Candidates will be hired as NP I or NP II depending on experience.
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.