Jun 04, 2021

LACTATION CONSULTANT - RN

  • BayCare Health System
  • Winter Haven, FL, USA

Job Description

LACTATION CONSULTANT - RN(

Job Number:

214056)

Description

The Lactation Consultant ? RN provides specialized assistance to the breastfeeding mothers and infants, provides lactation education to the staff and customers, and serves as a role model for the staff in working with breastfeeding families. The Lactation Consultant utilizes the nursing process and clinical standards, delegates appropriate patient care activities to other members of the health care team, is responsible for professional accountability and development, and serves as a resource for the staff.

Qualifications

Certifications and Licensures
RequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)
AndNRP (Neonatal)
AndRN (Registered Nurse)State of Florida
AndCLC (Lactation Counselor)
OrIBCLC (Lactation)

Education
RequiredAssociate'sNursing
OrTechnicalNursing
PreferredBachelor'sNursing

Experience
Required3 yearsClinical Specialty

Specific Skills
RequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredWork independently
RequiredOrganizational skills
RequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position
RequiredInterpersonal skills
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills
RequiredDelegation skills
RequiredAdministrative and clerical skills
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
RequiredMedical terminology use and understanding
RequiredWork with a team

Organization

: 6100-WINTER HAVEN HOSPITAL

Primary Location

: FL-Winter Haven-Winter Haven Women’s Hospital
Schedule: Varies

Shift

: Variable
Shift Hours: variable
Weekend Work: Occasional
On Call: No
Employment Status: ACTIVE FULL TIME

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled