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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Nurse Practitioner, Neonatal - Full-Time in Atlanta, Georgia

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  • Under supervision of an attending neonatologist and following established protocols, manages care for high risk newborns and their families in emergency and non-emergency situations.

  • Collaborates with other health care professionals to identify and stabilize the high risk infant and establish a care plan.

  • Assesses patient by obtaining comprehensive perinatal history. Performs physical assessment of body systems and interprets findings.

  • Identifies and assists with high risk deliveries.

  • With required physician supervision, may perform or order diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for newborns.

  • Thoroughly documents all aspects of patient care using established charting procedure.

  • Serves as a consultant on the care of chronically ill infants or those with complex medical problems.

  • Assists with family education.

  • Assists in outreach education activities by teaching classes.

  • Assists in staff orientation and serves as a preceptor. Performs related responsibilities as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master's degree in nursing, and a current Georgia nursing license.

  • Nurse practitioner certification by a National Certifying Organization approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing (NCC, NAPNAP) with renewal every three years or as required by the national organization.

  • Recognition as a Nurse Practitioner by the Georgia Board of Nursing.

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Job Number 52656

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Peds: Neonatology

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.

Job Category Nursing

Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta

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