Becoming a prescriber - The Nursing and Midwifery Council
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October 26, Staff Writers. These infants can be either preterm or full-term neonates. In a hospital setting, once there is a newborn in need of emergency care due to any mild or severe health condition, a neonatal nurse practitioner NNP tends to the newborn around the clock in neonatal intensive care units NICUs —centers within medical facilities that offer continuous support for infants in critical condition. NNPs receive top-tier wages for carrying out their important responsibilities. Neonatal nurse practitioners may work with a healthcare team or work independently in diagnosing, evaluating, and managing the healthcare needs of newborns.