Essentia Health St. Mary's Children's Hospital (SMCH) and Pediatrics Clinics in Duluth, MN provide highly specialized, regional pediatric care close to home. We are dedicated to providing patient and family centered care in a multidisciplinary manner. That focus has allowed us to grow a diverse pediatric subspecialty practice, in addition to comprehensive general pediatric care. We enjoy a close working relationship with our Family Advisory Council, Child Life Specialists, pediatric Pharmacists, pediatric Dieticians, pediatric Behavioral Specialists (including child psychiatry), and pediatric Therapists (PT, OT, and SLP). Our many achievements include the region's only: Level III NICU, Pediatric Hospitalist service, PICU, Pediatric Cancer Center, Pediatric Therapy Center, inpatient Pediatric Rehabilitation unit, and the pediatric behavioral health and substance abuse treatment center, Amberwing. St. Mary's Children's Hospital is designated by the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions (NAHCRI) as a Children's Hospital within a hospital and is 1 of only 8 Children's Hospitals in MN.
Level III NICU with 18 private rooms. Average 330 admissions/year; Average daily census â“ 14 infants
Join 3 MDs, 4 NNPs, and an outstanding nursing staff.
24/7 in house coverage
Well established and collaborative relationship with Level IV NICUs in the Twin Cities area.
Strong OB physician and perinatologist support. 24/7 OB Hospitalist model.
Pediatric specialists and sub-specialists on staff ranging from oncology to neurology
Supporting member of NACHRI, committed to excellence in providing health care to children through clinical care, research, training and advocacy
Strong quality programming including participation in the Vermont Oxford Network (VON) database and quality initiatives.
Active Neonatal Transport Team serving MN, WI and MI
Ideal Candidate will have:
Ability to work independently
Experience in NICU Preferred
Desired skills: Intubation, chest tube insertion, NRP, invasive lines, ability to serve as leader of the neonatal transport team.
Master's degree in nursing
National certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Current licensure as a registered nurse in MN
Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in MN
Current certification in CPR/NPR
National certification as Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Successful completion of Essentia Health credentialing process prior to practice.
Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.