Pediatrics: Neonatal Medicine Nurse Practitioner (NP) Job in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Seeking Neonatal Nurse Practitioners in Northeast INDIANA

Lutheran Hospital of Indiana

Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Pediatrics: Neonatal Medicine

Job Description

Lutheran Hospital LIII NICU and Dupont Hospital LIII NICU, part of Lutheran Health Network, have created 8 Neonatal NP positions to enhance and improve the newborn system of care in the 8-hospital Lutheran Health Network system.  Join our team of Neonatologists, Nurse Practitioners and skilled Newborn Intensive Care Nurses in the greater Ft. Wayne, IN area.  Lutheran Health Network is the largest healthcare provider in the region with eight separately licensed hospitals and nearly 1,000 licensed beds including 793 in Allen County alone.

  • Level III Perinatal Center, Network Perinatal Center of Excellence (IV) (Dupont)
  • 24 bed Level III NICU at Lutheran, 25 beds at Dupont
  • 8 bed PICU at Lutheran, 3 bed PICU at Dupont
  • Work alongside 6 BC Neonatologists who are part of a private group “Northern Indiana Neonatal Associates"
  • Average 3000 deliveries per year between 2 facilities
  • Scheduled shift work
  • Wide range of pediatric subspecialties (Intensivists, hospitalists, cardiology, GI, endocrinology, pulmonology, NICU follow-up clinic)
  • Ground and air support
  • Level II Pediatric trauma center
  • Pediatric surgery on site at each facility
  • Whole body cooling program
  • Active High Risk Maternal-Fetal Medicine program
  • Neonatal transport program
  • Vermont Oxford Network Member
  • Newly renovated NICU's at both facilities

Requirements and duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Board Certification
  • Attendance at high risk deliveries
  • Participate in staff education
  • Quality improvement activities
  • Central line placement
  • Airway management
  • Thoracentesis
  • Pericentesis
  • Ventilator management as well as inhaled nitric oxide
  • Management of post-operative neonatal patients.
  • Should have experience in use of conventional and high frequency ventilation.

Competitive financial package with Lutheran Medical Group to include salary, quality incentive bonuses, full benefits, and relocation expenses (if applicable). 

Fort Wayne, Indiana

  • Rated #1 city in Indiana to raise your kids
  • Second largest city in Indiana with a population of 360,000+
  • Named  All-American City Award and a City of Livability
  • Always ranked in the top 10 Lowest Cost of Living cities in the country
  • 10 minute drive to work – no traffic!
  • Over 25 miles of connected trails for walking, running, hiking and biking
  • Excellent public, private, and parochial schools, as well as colleges and universities
  • Close to Indianapolis (two hours), Chicago, Cincinnati, and Detroit (three-hours) 

Other Details

Job ID: 0e8c8eb9-c140-4e74-b302-b7db76b941f0

Practice Type: Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Parent Company

Hiring Organization

Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
7950 West Jefferson Boulevard
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804

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