Job ID: 290125548  |  Last Updated: 3/18/2023

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Pediatrix Medical Group
Houston, TX
Applicant Contact
Ron Jackson
(972) 800-2509
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description


Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Newborn Nursery

Pediatrix Neonatology of Houston, an affiliate of Pediatrix Medical group, has multiple opportunities in the Houston Gulf Coast Region due to growth for outstanding Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioners to join our well-established team of experienced providers. Locations includes options at The Woman's Hospital, HCA Healthcare Clear Lake, and HCA Healthcare Southeast

* The successful candidate will work with pediatricians, neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners to care exclusively for newborn patients
* Responsibilities include: Perform physical exams on all newborns, perform circumcisions, round with the attending pediatrician/neonatologist, complete documentation and billing, taking some night call dependent upon hospital

The Woman's Hospital of Texas, located in the heart of Houston, is the first facility in Texas dedicated solely to the care of women and children. The hospital is a member of HCA Houston Healthcare, the most comprehensive care provider in the region. Level IV maternal designation equipped to provide comprehensive care for pregnant and postpartum patients from low-risk conditions to the most complex obstetrical conditions that present a high risk. Additionally, the hospital has the area's only March of Dimes NICU Family Support program.

Proclaimed as the nation's fourth-largest city, Houston is a vibrant metropolis. When it comes to entertainment and recreation, Houston has much to offer, to include professional sports teams, theater and museum districts, hundreds of clubs and live music venues. The largest mall in Texas, The Galleria, is a shopper's paradise. Houston's sunny climate makes it easy to enjoy the city's municipal parks, jogging paths, and bike trails. Less than an hour away are piney woods, area lakes, Galveston Bay, and sunny Gulf Coast beaches that offer an abundance of activities. Boasting more than 100 different nationalities, Houston is one of the country's most diverse cities.

Webster and Pasadena are considered part of the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown Metropolitan Area. The proximity to the Space Center, as well as to Galveston's beaches, makes The area an exciting place to live and explore. The city is said to boast "spine-tingling entertainment, a full spectrum of restaurants, electrifying nightlife and sensational shopping."

The compensation and benefits referenced is for illustrative purposes only, and will be discussed during and after the interview process.

Effective November 1 st , 2021 Pediatrix will require all employees and new hires to be vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they qualify for an approved medical and/or religious exemption.

*Must have a minimum of a Master's Degree in Nursing


Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.

*Our benefits include:
* Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
* 401(k) with annual matching program
* Advanced and continuing medical education
* Leadership training and advancement opportunities
* Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
* Professional liability insurance
* Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing

*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.

Mednax, Inc. and its affiliated practices operating as Pediatrix Medical Group (Pediatrix) are one of the nation's leading providers of highly specialized health care for women, babies and children. Since 1979, Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians have been committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties including obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine, and neonatology are complemented by 18 pediatric subspecialties and a newly expanded area of primary and urgent care clinics. The group's high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives.

Today through almost 8,000 employees in 38 states, dedicated teams including physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, business and operational experts work together every day to fulfill our mission to take great care of the patient. We invite you to join the Pediatrix family and help shape the future of health care for women, babies and children.

Pediatrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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