Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
The Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) option is designed to provide the student with an in-depth focus on health management of acute and critically ill neonates and their families through studies in research, theory, cultural diversity, health policy, ethics and leadership related to the role of the Advanced Practice Nurse.
Upon successful completion of this program, the graduate will be eligible to sit for the national Neonatal Nurse Practitioner certification examination offered by the National Certification Corporation.
One of the Best
Best Nursing Programs rated the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) program at Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing as one of the best programs in the nation.
Schools were ranked based on certification pate rates, overall quality of the program offered, and ease of access for students. The College was ranked 14th overall.
|500 - Theoretical Foundations||Fall|
|710 - Biostatistics||Fall|
|726 - Analysis of Evidence-Based Practice||Spring|
|815 - Organizational Management & Leadership in Health Care Systems||Spring|
|512 - Roles and Issues in Advanced Practice Nursing||Summer|
|545 - Advanced Health Assessment & Diagnostic Reasoning of the Neonate||Fall|
|519 - Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Life Span||Fall|
|546 - Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology for the Neonate||Spring|
|547 - Advanced Neonatal Pharmacotherapeutics||Spring|
|549 - Neonatal Management I||Fall|
|550 - Neonatal Management II||Fall|
|631.1 - NNP Practicum||Spring|
|631.2 - NNP Practicum||Spring|