Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

    • Job Tracking ID: 512635-563130
    • Job Location: Memphis, TN
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: Masters Degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: March 02, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: May 29, 2018
    • PCN: NAX0025
    • Position: Neonatal Nurse Practitioner- Neonatology
    • Date: 2/1/17
    • FLSA Status: Non Exempt
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Job Description:


Provides total patient management for neo-natal patients in collaboration with and under the direction of a physician by assessing, diagnosing and treating acute and chronic health problems. Follows established neo-natal standards, procedures and protocols, and gives patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Adjusts nursing care processes to ensure optimal patient outcomes. Has knowledge of coding and billing parameters that govern provision of patient care by Nurse Practitioner within state of Tennessee and as related to individual carriers. Ensures that documentation is completed in accordance with institutional guidelines. Ensures and maintains the confidentiality of patient information and other UTMG business information in accordance with HIPAA and other compliance standards. Complies with the Code of Conduct and other established policies, including but not limited to compliance, quality and safety. Acts in accordance with UT Medical Groups’ mission at all times




  • Patient assessment
  • Patient treatment plans
  • Clinical procedures
  • Patient/medication orders
  • Test interpretation
  • Parent education
  • Patient/family satisfaction
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Chart documentation
  • Delivery room management/resuscitation
  • Team orientation
  • Patient care protocols
  • Discharge planning

Experience and Skills:


  • Licensed as a RN, MSN degree and certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner required (must include Certification and prescriptive authority)
  • State of Tennessee licensure is required
  • 2 years experience as a Nurse Practitioner preferred
  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations
  • Knowledge of FDA
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


An Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled

University Clinical Health is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested


Appointments will be based on merit as it relates to position requirements without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Successful candidates must submit documentation verifying employment eligibility and identity and successfully pass a drug test to be employed by University Clinical Health. External candidates apply online at University Clinical Health is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Human Resource Department at 901-866-8100 or fax 901-302-2008.