Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Jordan, Destiny, Danaja, Lyric
As a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP), you will care for pre-term and full-term infants who are critically ill, growing and have chronic conditions.
Cystic Fibrosis: It causes the body to produce a thick, sticky mucus that clogs the lungs, leading to infection, and blocks the pancreas, stopping digestive enzymes from reaching the intestines where they are required to digest food.
Prader-Willi Syndrome: An uncommon genetic disorder characterized by mental retardation, decreased muscle tone, short stature, emotional lability and an insatiable appetite which can lead to life-threatening obesity.
Temporal Scanner Thermometer: A totally non-invasive system with advanced infrared technology providing maximum ease of use with quick, consistently accurate measurements.
Members of the Team
- Medical Assistant
- Respiratory/Physical Therapist
- Registered Nurse
- Social Worker
Acetaminophen(Tylenol) - Used to treat pain or fever
Captopril - Used to treat high blood pressure
Epoetin alfa (Erythropoietin) - Stimulates the body to make more red blood cells
Heparin - Often added to IV fluids to prevent IV from clotting