Neonatal Nurse Practitioner - NNP - NICU

SCL Health Medical Group - Western Colorado, Grand Junction, CO

  • Specialty: Obstetrics / Gynecology
  • Posted: 11/13/2019
  • Shift: Variable Shift
  • Job Number: 19006727
  • Location: Grand Junction, CO

St. Mary's is looking to add two full time Neonatal Nurse Practitioners to our NICU team.
Fast Facts about St. Mary's:
  • 346 bed acute care facility
  • 34 bed ICU and 24 bed level 3 (NICU)
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Daily census averages 14 and have 1400 deliveries a year
  • Primary referral center for western Colorado and eastern Utah - St. Mary's is the largest regional medical center between Denver and Salt Lake City 
Fast Facts about Grand Junction
  • Grand Junction, CO, founded in 1896, population 146,000
  • Awe-inspiring natural beauty and dramatic red rock landscape of the Colorado National Monument
  • 300+ days of sunshine a year, four seasons, and a delightfully arid high-desert climate
  • Exhilarating outdoor adventures including fishing, trail running, hiking, camping, biking, and skiing on the Grand Mesa
  • Incredible whitewater rafting on the Colorado River
  • Hundreds of miles of world-class mountain biking trails
  • A charming downtown full of great shops, restaurants, art galleries, and more
  • The heart of Colorado's wine country
  • Close to world-famous destinations like Moab, Telluride, Aspen, and Glenwood Springs
  • St. Mary's proudly employs 2020 associates, and supports a medical staff of 434 physicians

St. Mary's MedicalCenter proudly houses the only Neonatal Intensive Care Unit between Denver andSalt Lake City, and caring for our smallest and most vulnerable patients is aclinical commitment we take very seriously. We're looking for an experienced NeonatalNurse Practitioners to join our team of dedicated neonatal providers. 

  • Enjoy a manageableschedule including one in-house 24-hour clinical shift, and one 24-hour transport call shift (taken from home) per week
  • Provide neonatal transportservices via helicopter, plane, and vehicle across eastern Utah and western Colorado
  • Support three full timeNeonatologists and practice at the top of your license as a solo practitioner at night alongside a team of NNPs,RNs, and clinical support staff
  • Practice in the onlystate-of-the-art, Baby Friendly NICU within a 250-miles radius of GrandJunction
  • Competitive compensationpackage including a base salary, signing bonus, benefits, CME allowance,malpractice insurance coverage, and paid time off

  • Master's Degree graduate of an accredited School of Nursing, required
  • Valid license/certificate as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of practice, required
  • At least two (2) years of experience as an NNP in a NICU setting 
  • Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, required
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, required

About the area

Grand Junction is a mecca for mountain bikers, wine aficionados, country music fans and outdoor enthusiasts who live life to the fullest.

Interested in joining us?

Dulcenea Davis

I would be happy to help you with any questions you might have about this position. You can apply online below or contact me, and I will get back in touch with you shortly.

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