NNP hours? - page 2

Hello all. This is my first post here and I have a few questions on Neonatal NP's. I was curious as to the shifts/hours/call worked by NNP's on your units. This may be better posted on the Nurse... Read More

  1. by   LilPeanut
    Nothing really. It's a very specialized degree. It's not like there are office neonatologists.
  2. by   RN4NICU
    Actually, with an NNP you could be a nurse educator. Many NICUs also have NNPs for nurse managers.
  3. by   LilPeanut
    True enough, I was thinking more in a clinical sense, but definitely teaching is open.
  4. by   mac23
    You can always look into a combined Neonatal/Peds program if you are interested in other areas of peds besides NICU. That's the program I did and am very happy with it. Besides NICU I absolutely love heme/onc and later I might do the post-masters certificate program to be a np in the bone marrow transplant unit.

    Quote from foxyhill21
    What do u do with a NNP degree besides working in NICU
  5. by   bk2va03
    Is their alot of overtime opportunities available for nnp's?
  6. by   RN4NICU
    Our NNPs are salaried.
  7. by   bk2va03
    Are most nurse practitioners salaried?