Provides and plans safe age specific nursing care for patients, families related to lactation services. Patient care, assessment Lactation program operations Initiates and maintains positive relationships with patients, customers. Initiates and maintains positive relationships with coworkers. Takes responsibility for self development and supports a learning environment. Displays commitment to the mission of the hospital and its values. Patient care, assessment. Lactation program operations. Communication and collaboration. Leadership. Involved in learning and self improvement. Age specific knowledge. Knowledge of needs of antepartal and postpartal mother. Experience in assisting breastfeeding mothers. Evidence of ongoing continuing education and professional development. Uses selected technical lactationand office equipment, e.g., fax, computer, telephone to meet patient and family needs. Uses selected technical lactation and office equipment, e.g., fax, computer, telephone, to meet patient and family needs.
Diploma RN RN - Registered Nurse BSN preferred. Completion of Lactation Educator training program with current certification.