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Lactation Coordinator - Childbirth Center - Full Time Day Shift - 72 hours biweekly

Company: Hendricks Regional Health
Location: Danville
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Job Description:

Lactation Coordinator - Childbirth Center - Full Time Day Shift - 72 hours biweekly Job Summary : RN or LPN with a minimum of two years prior experience in counseling breastfeeding mothers required. Prior training in clinical lactation required. Certificate from IBCLC a plus!

To provide a assistance to the breastfeeding mother in attaining her individual breastfeeding goals through the Lactation Consultant's skill in assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation; the Lactation Consultant functions as member of the multi-disciplinary health care team as a manager, consultant instructor, mentor, and/or preceptor to
other physicians, nurses, health care professionals, and patients and their
families.Job DescriptionEssential Responsibilities:-- 1. Fiscal a. C oordinates a nd/or furni s hes through sales o r re n t als approp r i ate sup p lies and e q uip m ent f o r m anag e m e nt of lactat i o n. b. U ses resourc e s and suppl i es efficient l y; pro m oti n g cost sa v ing and effective u s e of budget allocation. c. M anages ti m e productive l y in the c o m pletion of d uties and p r o m otes cost s a ving throu g h deleg a ti n g assign m en t s and use of proactive s c heduling b as ed on acuity a n d census. d. A ttends pro d u ct and prac t ice change e ducation a n d applies s u ch to pro m o te n o n-salary c o st saving. 2. Qual i ty a. I d entifies, an a lyzes, and f o r m ulates a plan of pr e v ention and i ntervention that r e sults in the att a in m ent o f the brea st f eeding m o t h er ' s individual goals. b. P a rticip a tes in continuous quality i m p rove m ent a cti v ities in c luding, but not l im ited to, m e aningful u se , value bas e d purchasi n g, applicati o n of regula t ory m easures, w o rk redesign and nurse s e nsitive in di c ators. and i m pl e m ents investigations on issues related to lactation m anag e m en t . c. Utilizes c u rrent re s earch findings in p r actice as e v idenced by at least annual review of current unit p o licies, procedures and protocols related to the m anag e m ent of the breast feeding c o uplet and breast m ilk collection and storage g u i d elines. d. Assesses, plans, i m pl e m ents and e v aluates the delivery of nursing care and appli e s con s tru c tive int e rvention to advance the practice of professional nursing practice as it relat e s to the n u rsing cou p l e t. e. D e m onstrates critical t h inking, abili t y to m ultita s k, and provide co m plete docu m entation per unit and Hospital stand a rds including critical s itu a tio n s and events. 3. Patie n t Sati sf action a. Assist fa m ilies to obtain infor m at i on, education and cli n ical lactation consultation assistance in breast f ee d ing r e lated s ervi c es. b. Conducts/oversees contents and teach i n g o f th e breastfeedin g preparation classes for expectant and post partum patients. This m ay include ongoing support groups for parents post discharge. c. Facilitates proper latch-on and frequ e ncy of nursing of the breastfeeding couplet in a therapeutic environ m ent. d. Assists m others with c o mmon breast f eeding pr o ble m s; f acilitat e s in c rea s ed duration of breastfeeding: facilitates successful b rea s tfee d ing experience s . 4. Patien t Safety a. Incorporate s saf e patien t care practices into daily routines including, but not li m ited to, fall prevention, safe patient m obilization, m edication ad m inistration, and patient i d entificatio n p r ior to care. b. Assesses counsels and supports with lactation proble m s. c. Provides support for breast m ilk suppr e ssion for the for m ula feeding m o t her inclu d ing d e ter m ination of m other-baby nut r iti o nal suc c ess with m ilk suppressions and fo r m ula feeding, antic ipator y guidance , intervention s to support success of couplet, and client/fa m ily education. d. Provides in f or m ation and support for the m other of m ultiple s . 5. Professiona l Growth a. Maintains k nowledge a n d expertise in lactation s kills and s er ves as a depart m ent expert. b. Acts as a r o le m odel and prece p tor to communicate, i m ple m e nt and supp o rt unit objecti v es and stan d ards as they rel a te to the nursing co u plet. c. Shares clinical expertise by conducting fo r m al and infor m al in-service progra m s. d. Coordinates and/or condu c ts orientation and cont i nuing education inservices o n variou s topic s relate d t o lactat i on m anag e m ent and equipment to staff and/o r healt h car e professionals. e.--Maintains licensure and actively seeks opportunity for growth in such areas as certification, Hospital clinical advan c e m ent progra m s, advanced degree, and nursing shared leadership and council opportunities. 6.--Custo m er Servicea. Initiates and receives referrals from physicians and patients, coordinates the counseling of the nursing couplet as a co-dependent unit, and communicates with physicians and staff the plans of care for m ulated with the m other-baby couplet. b. Serves as Clinic/Outreach Consultant : provide early interventions , ongoing counseling, and m anag e m ent of sho r t-term and long-term lactation dysfunctions in association with obstet r ician and/or pediatrician. This m a y involve telephone, office or ho m e visit counseling of t h e breastfeeding couplet. c. Meets Hospital identified custo m er ser v ice s tandards; ad d res s es et h ical is s ues, and pro m otes com m i t m e nt to co-workers. d. Exhibit s excellen t gues t relations to patients, v i sitors, physicians and co- workers; shows courtesy, co m passion and respect; confor m s to Service Excellence require m ents. This po s ition requires communication and int e raction with the pu b lic, c o -wor k ers, ad m inistrators, contacts from other hospitals, schools and/or other depart m ents.Education and Experience Required: 1. RN/LPN gr a duate of accredited Licensed Practical , Vocationa l o r R N schoo l of Nursing 2. M ini m u m of 2 years exper i ence in counseling b r eastfeeding m others required.Mandatory Licensure/Certifications:-- 1. Valid, current RN/LPN Indiana license. 2. Clinic a l Lact a tionConsultanttraining and/or International BoardCerti f iedLactationConsulta n t c e rti f i c ate. 3. B L S certification; m ay obtain upon hire.Work Shift : Day Shift (United States of America)Scheduled Weekly Hours : 36 Full time R-5753 About Us Welcome! We encourage you to explore this site to learn about the many career opportunities we offer at Hendricks Regional Health. Interested in learning more about us?

It all began over 50 years ago when a group of residents wanted to build a hospital in their community, and worked together to bring their dream to life. Over a half-century later, it's still how we do things. This collaborative model of care has helped us become a national trendsetter in patient experience, quality and workplace wellness. It also helps us attract the most innovative, patient-focused physicians, providers and associates available.

Hendricks is a place for you to professionally grow and thrive within an independent hospital system. Here you are a part of a strong, rooted community that truly cares, and you'll be surrounded by people who embody The Hendricks Way.

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