To become a neonatal nurse you fitsr must become a registered nurse (RN) or a nurse practitioner (NP). An RN is typically a graduate of a 4-year college or university.Following that you have to get certified in Neonatal Resuscitation and/or Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing.You may be required to complete a certian number of years of clinical experience in a hospital setting.A master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree is required for becoming a neonatal nurse practitioner.Once you have completed all your schooling and training you must become certified by the State Board of Nursing or recieve a national certification from an agency like the National Certification Corporation.

National Association of Neonatal Nurses “NANN is the professional voice that shapes neonatal nursing through excellence in practice, education, research and professional development.” They keep neonatal nurses up to date with everything going on by holding conferences, online learning, and information on research. While connecting the nurses and neonate families to.



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