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Registered Nurse-Lactation Consultant - Mother-Baby (36 hours-week, Day-Evening Rotation, Every Thir

Location: Boston, MA
Post Date: 5/28/2020
Experienced RN Lactation Consultant to support inpatient postpartum mothers for breastfeeding support and education. Experience with Substance Use Disorder support for breastfeeding and late preterm infants. Fast paced, wide range of unit needs including education for staff working with diverse lactation issues and needs.
  • Graduate from an accredited nursing diploma, associate's, or bachelor's of science degree program; BSN preferred.
  • Licensed to practice professional nursing as a registered nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
  • Current basic cardiac life support certification.
  • Basic computer proficiency inclusive of ability to access, enter, and interpret computerized data/information.
  • Effective interpersonal skills to facilitate communication with various members of the health care team, patients, and families.
  • Organizational skills to set priorities and efficiently complete assigned work.
  • Multilingual skills (beyond that of English) in languages appropriate to the patient populations served by the medical center preferred.
  • Relevant clinical experience and/or specialty, certification required for certain practice areas, e.g., enterstomal therapy, epidemiology, peri-operative areas.
  • Analytical ability to solve clinical nursing issues and conduct quality improvement research utilization projects.
  • Organizational skills to set priorities and efficiently complete assigned work.
  • Ability to effectively delegate appropriate patient care activities.

1 week: x3 10 hour days, then next week: x3 10 hour days and x1 8 hour day.

Req ID: 15291