RN Lactation Consultant PRN
Company: Swedish Medical Center
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Description SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Hourly Wage Estimate: $29.50 - $44.00 / hour
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Swedish Medical Center, part of HCA's HealthONE, is located in the
south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the
community for more than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408
licensed beds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000
patients with a team of approximately 2,000 dedicated employees,
300 volunteers and 1,400 physicians.
With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes,
Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region's referral center for
the most advanced stroke treatment, and was the state's first Joint
Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also
serves as the region's neurotrauma and orthopedic trauma provider
and is the area's only level I trauma facility with a dedicated
burn and reconstructive center. Over 150 facilities regularly
transfer highly complex cases to Swedish.
Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and
the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every
medical specialty including adult and pediatric emergency, heart
care, neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics
and joint replacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver
care, gynecology and urology.
Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you
enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment?
Jump-start your career in our Labor & Delivery department.
Our Labor & Delivery teams are a committed, caring group of
colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient
interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of
others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge
The Lactation Specialist demonstrates advanced breastfeeding
knowledge and skills in the care of families and newborns.- Each
breastfeeding consultation requires specialized skills.- The
delivery of care is based on criteria that is age appropriate and
is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety, and
learning needs of the family and newborn.- The Lactation Specialist
is responsible for the coordination of Lactation services in the
hospital; provides inpatient consultation and telephone follow up;
and serves as a resource to medical and nursing staff.
- Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Colorado
Registered Nurse License, Current BLS Certification, completion of
certified lactation program.
B.--- Education:- Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing,
IBCLC certified preferred.
C.-- Experience:- Minimum 2 - 3 years clinical experience in
Perinatal nursing, including work with- breastfeeding mothers and
D.--- Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Demonstrates good organizational
skills.- Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the
Standards of Nursing Practice at SMC.- Has knowledge specific to
include anatomy and physiology of lactation, nutrition during
pregnancy and lactation, management of breastfeeding problems,
psychosocial aspects of lactation, treatment modalities, and the
ability to incorporate these factors into the nursing process.-
Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills.-
Communicates positively and professionally, written and verbal,
with all internal and external customers.
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively
reviewing applications. Highly qualified candidates will be
promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit
your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!
We are an equal opportunity employer and 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.
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