Nurse Practitioner - NICU Per Diem Shifts - Flexible Schedule - Award Winning Hospital

  • Manchester, CT
  • Posted: May 22, 2024
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Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) Family Birthing Center, a Level 2 Neonatology (NICU) hospital site located at Manchester Memorial Hospital, invites practicing Neonatology Nurse Practitioners (NNP) to apply for a Per Diem hospital employed opportunity offering a flexible schedule with work-life balance. You will enjoy a multidisciplinary team approach and the support of a strong partnership with Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Neonatologists (ranked as one of the top children’s hospitals in the nation for pediatric and neonatology care) with inspiring expert-neonatology care. The specialist team is further comprised of Neonatology APRN/PA-C providers, Neonatology Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Pediatricians, Physician Therapists, Respiratory Therapists, and Social Workers. Our rewarding work environment provides advanced neonatology interventions and therapeutic management for emergent-high-acuity premature newborns. At Eastern Connecticut Health Network, you will find a driving commitment to lifelong learning, professional development, and in a rewarding work environment dedicated to compassionate-clinical excellence. 

Eastern Connecticut Health Network Highlights:

  • Highly Competitive Rate of Pay
  • Employer paid malpractice coverage
  • Expert operations, rewarding work environment, provider-centric, and supportive hospital system
  • Free easy access to on-site parking, on-site laboratory, and medical imaging services


  • Graduate Advance Degree by an accredited APRN/Nurse Practitioner Program must have 2 or more years of experience as a Neonatology (NICU) Nurse Practitioner (NNP) 
  • Connecticut licensed, Federal DEA, and Controlled Substance Registration (CSR) or soon eligible

About Eastern Connecticut Health Network:

Eastern Connecticut Health Network is an extraordinary community healthcare system comprised of two highly respected acute-care hospitals (Manchester Memorial and Rockville General) with 249 beds and approximately five hundred physicians and advanced practitioners. The community hospitals are supported by multi-primary care outpatient internal and family medicine practice sites, expert physician specialists, comprehensive inpatient clinical services, and a state-of-the-art cancer center. Talented skilled faculty physicians further support ECHN’s prominent family medicine residency program. Eastern Connecticut Health Network earned Healthgrades Awards in 2022, 2023, and 2024 for Patient Safety Excellence, 2023 Five-Star Recipient for Hip Facture Treatment, 2023 Treatment of Sepsis, 2023 Treatment of Respiratory Failure, 2023 Treatment of Diabetic, and Manchester Memorial Hospital a Top Hospital in Connecticut for Critical Care. ECHN provides the latest advancements in robotic surgery, including the new MAKO robotic-assisted knee-hip replacement system, and the Xi da Vinci Robot. The Women’s Center for Wellness was named one of the best Mammogram Imaging Centers by The Women’s Choice Award with a new Canon Vantage Orian Magnetic Resonance Imaging Machine. The expanding partnership with Jefferson Radiology provides new and expanded comprehensive diagnostic radiology services with other highly regarded programs.


Eastern Connecticut boasts the natural beauty of the changing seasons, scenic rivers, and peaceful walking/hiking trails with breathtaking views. The area is populated by highly desirable, quaint family-oriented towns anchored by exemplary high-performance school systems, some of which are the best in New England, sprinkled with National Blue Ribbon Awarded Schools. If you enjoy city life, nearby Hartford and New Haven provide theater, music, and fine dining. Moreover, the region’s ideal location is within driving distance of Boston; New York City; Newport, Rhode Island; Cape Cod; and the nearby beautiful ocean shores of Connecticut. The scenic mountains of Vermont and New Hampshire are popular for skiing in the winter and viewing the colorful foliage in the fall. Whether it is rural, suburban, or urban life you desire, you will find it here.  



Recruiter Information

Michelina Rinaldi

Job Information

Eastern Connecticut Health Network
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Per Diem - Varies
Req #: 1957-976

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