Lactation Educator RN at Queen Of The Valley Medical Center
Accountable for the direct and indirect care for infants and women both in the inpatient or outpatient clinic setting. Responsible to provide postpartum maternal and neonatal assessments. Develops feeding plans to address the nutritional needs of the infant that may include but is not limited to breastfeeding support, breast pumping support, and supplementation as appropriate. Provides lactation support and education to mothers as directed by referral or in the outpatient setting after discharge.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
3 years experience providing lactation care in a Labor and Delivery, Post Partum, or NICU department or in an outpatient mother baby clinical setting
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Requsition ID: 121345
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Clinical Education
Job Function: Clinical Support
Schedule: Part time
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 7810 OBSTETRICS ACUTE
Address: CA Napa 1000 Trancas St
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