Registered Nurse Lactation Specialist

Employer
Medical City Arlington
Location
Arlington Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 05, 2021
Closes
Mar 08, 2021
Ref
4439_00015-133581
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Description

SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Part-time


Registered Nurse RN Lactation Specialist  Part Time Nights 7P-7A   The Lactation Specialist/Consultant will provide our patients and their families with proper education and training related to breastfeeding.  Facilitates the initiation and continuation of breastfeeding through one-on-on breastfeeding evaluation  and assistance to mother and baby.  Provides breastfeeding education to the new mother and her family based on current AAP guidelines and recommendations. Collaborates with the nursing staff in order to provide consistent and accurate information to all breastfeeding mothers and their families. Identifies problems and unusual situations related to breastfeeding and assists with interventions/solutions in order to protect the milk supply while working through the challenges of breastfeeding. Provides lactation discharge teaching instruction and resources for on-going lactation support.  Refers to the physician when a medical indication or concern exists.    Medical City Arlington is a 432-bed full-service hospital located in the heart of the growing South Arlington area. Our team consists of well over 1,000 full-time and part-time nurses, therapists, technicians and other healthcare personnel.  Medical City Arlington is proud to be a leader in Dallas/Fort worth healthcare with nearly 700 highly skilled physicians who represent a wide variety of medical specialties. Together we form a team that is focused on high-quality care delivered safely in an environment filled with compassion and service.   We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Medical City Arlington we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of the unique benefits we offer include:

    Student Loan Repayment Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs Paid Personal Leave 401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service) Identity Theft Protection discounts Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options Adoption Assistance Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  HCA is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  

Qualifications

  • Current Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted.
  • Current Healthcare Provider BLS issued by the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required.
  • Current NRP is required.
  • BSN is highly preferred.
  • Breastfeeding Educator or Specialist Certification, or Board Certified Lactation Consultant required. 

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