Catholic Health Initiatives Neonatal Advanced Practice Clinician - Kearney, NE in Kearney, Nebraska

CHI Health is seeking a compassionate, team oriented Neonatal Nurse Practitioner to join our Women’s Health Division in Kearney, NE. This opportunity is suited for a provider who is excited to provide comprehensive care to high risk infants and their family members. Experience is preferred, but not required.

This opportunity offers:

  • Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

  • Experienced and Collegial Group of Neonatologists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Support Staff

  • Collaborative, Well Respected Team

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package Including CME

About The Physician Network

The Physician Network is physician-led, physician directed organization established to provide convenient access to care for physicians and their patients to the Christ centered health care services provided throughout the CHI Nebraska ministries.

Quick facts about The Physician Network:

  • is a wholly owned subsidiary corporation of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), the nation's second largest Catholic health care system.

  • over 340+ providers and consists of 50+ practice locations located throughout Nebraska.

  • allows physicians in a variety of specialities to focus their efforts on the practice of medicine and be assured that the business and financial aspects of the office operation are handled competently and professionally in a market-leading manner.

The Physician Network's affiliate hospitals include CHI Health Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center and CHI Health Nebraska Heart Hospital in Lincoln; CHI Health Saint Francis Medical Center in Grand Island; CHI Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney; and CHI Health St. Mary's Community Hospital in Nebraska City.

CHI Health Good Samaritan Hospital

  • 287 bed regional referral center. Over 300,000 catchment area

  • $64 million hospital expansion with new surgical suites, endoscopy suites, cath labs, PACU, outpatient surgical, and cardiac center.

  • Ranks higher than 86% of hospitals nationwide for inpatient satisfaction

Core services include

  • 16-bed open ICU in a new tower. 16 bed Neuro-trauma unit

  • Hospitalist Service with 24/7 hour coverage

  • Stroke Certified: dedicated stroke/IP specialized rehab units

  • Trauma care - Level II Trauma Center, AirCare flight and EMS services

  • Cancer care: one of only 16 hospitals in the nation selected for a National Cancer Institute pilot

  • Orthopedics: top rated program from a national health grading website

  • Cardiac care: accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI; Cardiothoracic surgery

  • Vascular surgery care

  • Level II NICU with Family Birthing Center

  • 3 Tesla MRI

More than you might expect:

  • Referral population exceeds 300,000 throughout central Nebraska and northern Kansas

  • A progressive medical community: specialties include cardiology, nephrology, urology, gastroenterology, neurology, neurosurgery, pulmonology, orthopedic and vascular surgery.

  • Wellness/Fitness Center: Onsite medically-based fitness facility with accredited pulmonary/cardiac rehab program, turtle pool, and group exercise classes.

Kearney is a growing, progressive community of over 32,000. A University town.

SAFE, FRIENDLY, Family oriented!

Community Highlights:

  • Excellent school systems with both public and private schools. Ranked #1 in state for public schools

  • Local airport with daily flights to Denver

  • Home to the University of Nebraska-Kearney

  • Safe community; low unemployment

  • Beautiful parks and trails

  • Great shopping spots, national chain restaurants, a thriving downtown with unique shops

  • Abundant recreational activites: 5 golf courses, world class hunting and fishing, USHL hockey, university sporting events, excellent YMCA parks/rec program, museums/arts, and convention center

  • Low-cost housing with beautiful, spacious developments in town or in the country

  • 2 hr drive to Lincoln, 5 hr drive to Denver. 5 hr drive to Kansas City

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities. One of the largest health systems in the nation, Englewood, Colorado-based Catholic Health Initiatives operates in 17 states with 100 hospitals, including two academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health services organizations; nursing colleges; home health agencies; senior living communities; and other facilities and services. In fiscal year (FY) 2017, Catholic Health Initiatives provided $2.1 billion in charity care, community benefit, and unpaid cost of government programs.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.