Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Supervisor/Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (Nnp) - American Family Children's Hospital (Afch) And Meriter Hospital

UW Health Partners Madison , WI 53706

Posted 2 weeks ago

As an Advanced Practice Provider, you'll play an integral role in our care teams by providing high-quality and cost-effective care to our patients.

We are seeking a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner/Neonatal Nurse Practitioner APP Supervisor to:

  • Lead (50%) and practice alongside other Neonatal Nurse Practitioners and NICU Hospitalists (50%) to provide care at our two recently expanded locations: UnityPoint Health-Meriter, a 42-bed Level III NICU, and American Family Children's Hospital, a 26-bed Level IV NICU.

  • Manage staff, programs, and service, develop standards, role optimization and development, monitor performance and evidence-based practice, recruit, hire, and develop staff.

  • Attend high risk deliveries and provide medical management as a member of our multi-disciplinary group.

  • Provide transport for babies with C.H.E.T.A., our emergency response team.

  • Perform routine clinical procedures independently including providing resuscitation and stabilization of newborn, endotracheal tube placement/intubation, PICC line insertion, umbilical catheter insertion (arterial/venous), peripheral arterial line insertion, chest tube insertion and removal, thoracentesis, lumber puncture, double or partial volume exchange transfusion and neonatal transport.



  • Master's or Doctorate's degree from accredited Nursing Program.

Work Experience:


  • Two (2) years of APP experience


  • Experience as an APP within the UW Health Department/Division. Previous experience managing staff in a clinical or non-clinical environment. Previous experience working in an academic health system.

Licenses and Certifications:


  • Active RN and APNP license in State of Wisconsin AND active board certification as an NP in Neonatal NCC Certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner. Active DEA license or ability to apply for such license prior to or upon hire.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Extensive knowledge of applicable state and national regulatory guidelines

  • Ability to actively and effectively engage with physicians, physician leaders, administrators, and departments in a heavily matrixed environment

  • Ability to develop and tailor presentations and communications to a broad and diverse audiences

  • Ability to manage priorities, projects, and timelines efficiently and effectively

  • Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and take initiative

  • Ability to guide, direct, mentor, train, and work collaboratively in a team environment

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite products

Physical Requirements:

Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

Work Schedule:

100% FTE (50% APP Supervisor/50% NNP). The work schedule will be rotating shifts for days, nights, and weekends. The day shift hours will be from 7:00 am

  • 5:30 pm or 7:00 am

  • 8:00 pm; night shift hours will be 7:30 pm

  • 8:30 am. Hours may vary based on operational needs of the department.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and ant-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

American Family Children's Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin-also a Magnet-designated facility-provides specialized care in a healing environment designed especially for pediatric patients and their families. American Family Children's Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical center ranked among the top 50 children's hospitals in four medical and surgical specialties, with nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields. It is also home to our Level One Pediatric Trauma Center and Level IV NICU, which cares for the tiniest patients throughout Wisconsin and beyond.

UnityPoint Health

  • Meriter

  • This position is located at our partner organization, UnityPoint Health

  • Meriter, a 448-bed community hospital located at 202 S. Park Street, Madison, just two miles from University Hospital. UW Health partnered with UnityPoint Health

  • Meriter in 2017 as a way to better serve our community by leveraging the complex, tertiary capabilities of the UW Health system and the community-based hospital and primary care capabilities of UnityPoint Health

  • Meriter.

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Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Supervisor/Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (Nnp) - American Family Children's Hospital (Afch) And Meriter Hospital

UW Health Partners