The Lactation Educator is responsible for assessing, educating and assisting with patients and families who have demonstrated or expressed special needs for lactation assistance in collaboration with the patients primary nurse and physician.
Current California RN License; BLS and NRP (within 6 months of Hire)
Certification as Lactation Educator;
IBCLC - International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.
Experience working with neonates and preforming physicial assessments.
Analytical and grammatical skills are necessary to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
Organizational and multi-tasking skills are essential.
Must be fluent in spoken and written English and preferably Spanish.
Must be able to fulfill the essential functions of the position
Job: Obstetric/Women Wing/Labor & Delivery
Primary Location: San Luis Obispo, California
Facility: Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
Job Type: PT2N
Shift Type: Rotate
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