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Neonatology Nurse Practitioner for Atlanta, GA (Perm)

Atlanta, GA 30342

Specialty: Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatology, Nurse Practitioner Job Number: 4784

Job Description

Pediatrix is seeking a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) to join our team of dedicated Neonatologists, NNP/PAs to provide care to patients in suburban and in-town Atlanta, GA.  Piedmont hospitals have received more "A" grades from the nonprofit Leapfrog Group than any other system in the state.

Job Description:
  • Provider must be willing to travel to all 3 locations!  Coverage will be at all 3 of our locations in the Atlanta area: Piedmont Atlanta, Piedmont Henry (Stockbridge, GA) and Piedmont Fayette (Fayetteville, GA), providing opportunities to practice at more than one facility with the same EMR (Epic) and hospital NICU policies. 
  • NNP’s attend high-risk deliveries, round on NICU and Intermediate Nursery babies and also help see newborns in the Mother/Baby Nursery.
  • Coverage at Piedmont Atlanta will be in-house 24 hour shifts and NNP/PAs at Piedmont Henry and Piedmont Fayette will be working 10-hour daytime shifts. Schedule is flexible, depending on preferences of NNP/PA and geographic location of home. 
  • Our NICUs have the capability to provide comprehensive care for infants ranging from extremely low birth weight to full-term requiring specialized interventions, such as HFOV, inhaled nitric oxide therapy and 24 hr video EEG capabilities.
  • Our NICU resuscitation teams attend lower risk deliveries, allowing NNP/PAs to focus on caring for critically ill neonates.
  • Candidates must be NNP Board Certified (cannot accept FNP, PNP, or any other NP certifications)
  • New NNP graduate candidates accepted
  • Not accepting Locums candidates
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement (to be discussed at interview).  Provider may submit salary expectations with presentation.
  • Health Insurance including prescription drugs
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term disability options
  • Employee stock purchase program – 15% discount*
  • 401k with company match**
  • Long Term Care (LTC)
  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Aflac Hospital, Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Identity Protection
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Master's Degree and/or Doctorate in Nursing
  • APRN National Specialty Certification - Board Certified NNP (cannot accept FNP, PNP, or any other NP certifications) (by time of start)
  • GA license (or willing to obtain) 
  • Provider must be willing to travel to all 3 locations:  Piedmont Atlanta (downtown), Piedmont Henry (Stockbridge, GA) and Piedmont Fayette (Fayetteville, GA) (note in "Additional Submission Details" field)
  ABOUT THE FACILITY About Piedmont Hospitals:

Piedmont Atlanta Hospital:
A 643-bed, private, not-for-profit hospital – is a leader in patient care that’s helped the Atlanta community get better and stay well for more than a century. Named the top acute-care community hospital in metro Atlanta in U.S. News and World Report's Best Hospitals list, Piedmont Atlanta consistently ranks in the top five among metro Atlanta hospitals in patient experience scores.

Piedmont Henry:
Recognized as a 5-STAR hospital by the Georgia Department of Public Health in 2016, Piedmont Henry is a 259-bed, not-for-profit, acute-care community hospital in Stockbridge, GA, known for its wide array of specialized services close to home, including advanced cardiovascular and cancer care. With more than 1,600 employees and a medical staff over 700 physicians, the hospital has been a recipient of multiple awards and recognition for its commitment to providing the highest quality of patient-centered care including the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and designation as a baby-friendly hospital by Baby-Friendly USA.
A member of Piedmont Healthcare's South Region, Piedmont Henry also offers 24-hour emergency services, medical and surgical services, rehabilitation and women's services.

Piedmont Fayette:
Piedmont Fayette Hospital is a 310-bed, acute care community hospital that combines clinical excellence with a focus on wellness, high-quality and exceptional service. Serving Fayette County and surrounding communities, Piedmont Fayette offers 24-hour emergency services, medical and surgical services,  and obstetrics/women’s services. From leading-edge medical technology in robotic surgery, digital imaging, diagnostics, rehabilitation, cardiovascular services, and hyperbaric medicine/wound care services to its comprehensive cancer center, Piedmont Fayette is committed to making a positive difference in every life we touch.

Pediatrix® Medical Group, Inc. (Pediatrix) is the nation’s leading provider of physician services. Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians are committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services to women, babies and children across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties include obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine and neonatology complemented by more than 20 pediatric subspecialties, as well as pediatric primary and urgent care clinics. The group’s high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by significant investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives. The physician-led company was founded in 1979 as a single neonatology practice and today provides its highly specialized and often critical care services through more than 5,000 affiliated physicians and other clinicians in 37 states. 
About the Community:
Atlanta combines the sophistication of a big city with a heavy dose of Southern hospitality. World-renowned museums, theaters, professional sports franchises, historic sites, exciting nightlife and a multitude of recreational activities are all within your reach.  The city has many parks and running/biking trails.  Atlanta’s central location also allows easy access to Gulf Coast beaches and the North Georgia mountains, and the sugar-white beaches of the Florida Panhandle are only a half-day drive away! A low cost of living, great schools and affordable housing make Atlanta a wonderful place to live, work and play. For more information on what Atlanta has to offer, visit

Meet Your Recruiter

Lisa Kaiser
Senior Recruiter

Lisa joined Wapiti Medical Staffing as a Recruiter in February 2022. Prior to coming to Wapiti, Lisa spent over 21 years in Retail Pharmacy in multiple roles including Manager, CPhT and Compliance Officer. Some of her accolades include Diabetic Lifestyle Coach, Orthotic Shoe Fitter and ACHC Accreditation Specialist. Lisa was also the recipient of Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award by the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

Lisa is a mother of two adult children, Eric and Brooke, whom she is incredibly proud of. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, drawing and painting, traveling both domestically and internationally, cooking, gardening and experiencing new adventures so she can continue to check things off her bucket list.

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  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • BLS: Basic Life Support
  • CALS: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support
  • NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support