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Registered Nurse (RN) - Lactation RN - $35-55 per hour

Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Location: Grapevine
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Job Description:

Baylor Scott & White Health is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) Lactation RN for a nursing job in Grapevine, Texas.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Lactation RN
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours
  • Employment Type: Permanent
    JOB SUMMARY
    Shift: Part time days; 8:30am-9pm


    The Lactation Consultant RN develops a breastfeeding program to include parent and staff education, updating of protocols, consultation and follow-up.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE

    Advocates breastfeeding as an optimal nutritional approach for the infant to health care multidisciplinary team and parents who are interested in breastfeeding, including bedside consultation, classes, and reading materials.

    Evaluates parent's interest in breastfeeding and infant's readiness to breastfeed, and determines individualized care to assist mothers with breastfeeding, providing one-on-one bedside consultation and in-hospital follow-up.

    Provides education for staff on protocols, care plans, and general breastfeeding information and updates.

    Documents teaching and response in the chart. Reports findings to appropriate staff.

    Evaluates effectiveness of breastfeeding program and redesigns as needed.

    Participates in data collection and neonatal outcomes reporting related to breastfeeding.

    Discusses breast pump rental, and/or buying a breast pump, if indicated, providing necessary information and demonstration of pump equipment.

    Participates in discharge education related to breastfeeding and developmental issues.

    Post discharge, follows up by phone contact or by family returning for weight check and or lactation consult as indicated.

    KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

    Advanced understanding of the process and benefits of lactation for mothers and infants.

    Ability to provide age-specific, quality, patient-centered care to mothers and infants through the nursing process and standards of nursing practice with sensitivity and respect for the diversity of human experience and to develop, evaluate, implement and, as necessary, modify a patient care plan to meet the needs of individual patients.

    Able to perform tasks independently without need for routine oversight.

    Must be able to communicate thoughts clearly; both verbally and in writing.

    Interpersonal skills to interact with a wide-range of constituencies.

    Must have critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

    Able to maintain a calm and helpful attitude, even under times of stress, and take appropriate and reasonable steps to resolve issues.

    General computer skills, including but not limited to: using required software applications, data entry, information security, electronic medical documentation, hand held scanning and email.

    BENEFITS

    Our competitive benefits package includes the following
    - Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
    - 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
    - Tuition Reimbursement
    - PTO accrual beginning Day 1
    Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level
    -QUALIFICATIONS

    - EDUCATION - Associate's

    - MAJOR - Nursing

    - EXPERIENCE - 2 Years of Experience

    - CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
    - - - - - - -Basic Life Support (BLS)

    - - - - - - -Inter Ntl BC Lactation Consult (IBCLC)

    - - - - - - -Registered Nurse (RN)
    -Recruiter: Rita BurnsBaylor Scott and White Job ID #22025121. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: RN Lactation ConsultantAbout Baylor Scott & White HealthBaylor Scott & White Health is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the state of Texas.Benefits
    • Holiday Pay
    • Continuing Education
    • 401k retirement plan
    • Wellness and fitness programs
    • Referral bonus
    • Employee assistance programs
    • Medical benefits
    • Dental benefits
    • Vision benefits
    • Benefits start day 1
    • Life insurance
    • Discount program

Keywords: Baylor Scott & White Health, Grapevine , Registered Nurse (RN) - Lactation RN - $35-55 per hour, Healthcare , Grapevine, Texas

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