SPECIALTY

NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE NURSE

CARE FOR THE TINIEST PATIENTS

46NX

The smallest patients oftentimes need the greatest amount of care. Responsible for the most critically ill newborns, Neonatal Intensive Care Nurses provide complete and intensive care until they are well enough to be discharged to their families. A career for those with a great deal of skill and compassion, they’re also relied upon for aeromedical evacuation missions and natural disaster relief to apply their training and expertise to people in need of all ages and sizes.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Bachelor’s or master’s degree in nursing from a school accredited by the NLN or CCNE

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of principles and practices of nursing is mandatory.
    • Minimum of 12 months full-time nursing practice
    • Encouraged to use six of those months practicing specific specialty
    • Completion of 5.5-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 47

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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