An exciting career opportunity for Lactation Consultant Evening shift is now available with non profit hospital in warm and serene Central Valley of California!
When you join this growing Medical Center, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive their philosophy of care. Their focus on delivering quality, service, and cutting edge care, enables the Hospital to be an organization committed to patient outcomes-not the bottom line. More importantly, it empowers you to enact change and deliver the results that continuously improve their ability to provide the community with excellent care.
Reporting to the Director of Maternal Child Health Services, the Lactation Consultant will provide Lactation Education and support to new mothers, infants and the community through Breastfeeding Classes, Daily Rounding, and one-to-one Lactation Services. The Lactation Consultant develops and implements the Breastfeeding Program including Staff Education and Community Outreach and participates in Performance Improvement activities within the department.
The Lactation Consultant will establish goals and objectives for patient care; assist in establishing policies and procedures for carrying out direct patient care; supervise direct patient care functions of FMOS. This is a full time position in which this person will spend 50 percent of their time on the Maternal Child Health unit or in the field doing follow-up. The Lactation Consultant will be responsible for the planning, implementing and evaluating the education programs offered to the delivered women.
The Lactation Consultant will facilitate the learning process for the family members involved in postpartum, and infant care. The Lactation Consultant will supervise the management of patient care utilizing critical thinking and nursing process, discharge planning, resource identification, monitoring care delivery, advocating for the patient, care planning and evaluating outcomes. International Board Certified Lactation Consultant IBCLC certification required.
The Lactation Consultant will work with one of the most reputable hospital in the area. The outstanding benefits package includes 100% employer paid Medical Benefits for you and your family, including domestic partners. Also included are a 403 (b) plan with company match, tuition reimbursement and comprehensive dental and vision plans. Join now!