Position Responsibilities:Plans, directs, implements and evaluates a program designed to ensure appropriate education to Breast Feeding mothers on the OB Units, as well as staff and providers. Responsible for rounding on all patients who are breast feeding on the Postpartum unit, SCN, and other areas of the hospital as needed. Responsible for performing follow up phone calls to patients after discharge, addressing any breast feeding issues called into the unit. Responsible for maintaining accurate statistics on lactation. Responsible for developing educational opportunities for staff and providers, and maintaining up to date written material for patients.
Minimum Qualifications & Requirements:
- Registered Nurse with a current State of New Jersey RN
- Certified Lactation Consultant
- Minimum 3 years experience is required
- IBCLC Certified