Apply NowRN, Registered Nurse - Lactation Consultant Job in Longview
Provides knowledge in the practice of lactation management. Diagnoses lactation problems, plans and implements intervention and evaluates outcomes. Conducts prenatal breastfeeding classes and evaluates educational outcomes. Provides consultation, outpatient care, and home visits for families experiencing difficulty breastfeeding. Serves as consultant for healthcare providers concerning lactation as it relates to patient's health problems.
Current Texas license as a registered nurse AND Certificate as a Lactation Specialist
Graduate of professional school of nursing.
Ability to perform the essential functions of this position, with or without reasonable accommodation and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of self or others. Ability to comply with all Good Shepherd policies and procedures that are job-related and consistent with business necessity. Ability to effectively communicate with patients and provide competent care as appropriate to the ages of patients served by this position.