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Nurse Practitioner Neonatal - Part Time

Job Title Nurse Practitioner Neonatal - Part Time Location Wilkes-Barre, PA Job Category Nurse Practitioners, Advanced Practice Schedule Rotation Work Type Part time Department Pediatrics Division Date posted 11/15/2022 Job ID R-38931

Job Summary

Geisinger is seeking an experienced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner to join our NICU team at Geisinger Wyoming Valley in Wilkes-Barre, PA. This is a part-time position By working in a collaborative environment alongside highly trained neonatologists, leadership, residents, and our NICU nursing staff, you will have the opportunity to grow your skills and create a long-lasting career where innovation and learning are encouraged and supported. If you’re ready to put your caring to work, we invite you to join our neonatal team, caring for critically ill and recovering term and preterm infants.

Job Duties

  • 0.6 FTE

  • 16 & 24-hour shifts

  • 12 bed, Level III NICU

  • 2,000 deliveries annually

  • No outpatient clinic

Essential Responsibilities

  • Attending deliveries/delivery room management of all infants less than 35 weeks and other high-risk indications

  • Admissions including history and physical

  • Assessments and ongoing management of current NICU patients

  • Intubation

  • Umbilical line placement

  • Chest tubes

  • Arterial puncture

  • Arterial line placement

  • Ventilator management

  • Others as applicable


  • Minimum of 1-year NNP experience in a level III or IV NICU required

  • Neonatal certification


  • Relocation assistance

  • Forgivable recruitment loan

  • Comprehensive benefits package

  • CME – 10 days, $3,000

  • Robust retirement plans


Master's Degree-Nurse Practitioner (Required)

Certification(s) and License(s)

Certified Nurse Practitioner - American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

About Geisinger

Founded more than 100 years ago by Abigail Geisinger, the system now includes ten hospital campuses, a 550,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With nearly 24,000 employees and more than 1,700 employed physicians, Geisinger boosts its hometown economies in Pennsylvania by billions of dollars annually. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Geisinger values who you are, where you are from, and where you are going. We seek out people of various backgrounds and cultures with unique abilities, non-traditional career paths and ambitious aspirations. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status. Read more about Our Commitment to Inclusive Recruiting.

Our Vision & Values

Everything we do is about making better health easier for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities.

KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves.

EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence.

LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow.

INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family.

Our Benefits

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and prescription coverage.

Up to $5,000 tuition reimbursement    
Generous paid-time-off packages Up to $5,000 tuition reimbursement

A place that reflects your values and helps you shine brighter.

    Generous paid-time-off packages    

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