Nurse Practitioner

  • Location: Richmond, VA
  • Posted: Aug 21, 2019

Job Description

VCU Health System's Department of Pediatrics - CJW NICU is seeking a part time Neonatal Nurse Practitioner. Advanced practice registered nurses (APN) demonstrate a high level of expertise in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of the complex responses of individuals, families, or communities to actual or potential health problems, prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. Assist the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. APNs continue to perform many of the same interventions used in basic nursing practice. The difference in this practice relates to a greater depth and breadth of knowledge, a greater degree of synthesis of data, and complexity of skills and intervention. ANA's Scope and Standards of Advanced Practice Registered Nursing (1996)


Clinical decision-making in collaboration with physicians and daily prioritization of activities. The allocation of time spent in patient care and elsewhere is largely self-determined.



Masters Degree in Nursing from an accredited program specific to area of practice

Current RN Licensure in Virginia

Credentialing in accordance with medical staff by-laws for specific job title

Prescriptive authority when required

Minimum of two (2) years experience as a RN

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner


Academic health care experience

Two (2) years within the specialty practice area

Advanced Practice Nursing Role or Clinical Leadership Role experience

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

Employment Type

  • Part time

Schedule Information

Schedule: 7: Rotating

VCU Health System

701 E. Franklin St
9th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: (804) 628-0011



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