Columbus Regional Health Lactation Consultant/RN Lactation & Prepare in Columbus, Indiana

Nursing Full Time, Evenings, 32 *ABOUT THE POSITION: *Full time evening shift; 32 hours/week; weekend rotation

SUMMARY The Lactation Consultant is a staff nurse and member of health care team who is primarily responsible for the lactation education plan; organization, coordination and evaluation of staff development/patient educational programs/literature; and patient education, works in collaboration with the Women and Children Clinical Nurse Specialist and the Nurse Manager. Acts as a breast feeding resource for the medical staff. Promotes breast feeding as the preferred feeding method for newborns in the community EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  1. Minimum three years experience working with childbearing families or maternal health nursing.

  2. BSN preferred, CN II.

  3. Commitment to complete Quality Improvement Training within six months of appointment.

Posted: 09/15/2017

Req #: 2872