The Lactation Consultant (LC) must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on the assigned unit as it relates to lactation and breastfeeding. The position serves as a resource to staff for patient care assessment and in the planning of nursing interventions. The position facilitates problem resolution and collaborates with the manager in assessing quality of care provided, identifying staff strengths and weaknesses, and in evaluation of staff performance. Operational issues are identified by this position, and the individual works to take action and correct problems. Interface with physicians and interdisciplinary teams for comprehensive care planning is also required.
Associates or Bachelors degree in Nursing
RN - Oklahoma