HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - Lactation Nurse in Lafayette LA, Louisiana

Position Summary: The Lactation Nurse plans, implements, supervises, and evaluations the nutritional needs of the breastfeeding infant. Provides consultative services to mothers during the prenatal, antenatal, and postpartal phase as needed. Provides support, education and resources as needed to the breastfeeding NICU mom during infant’s hospitalization, with follow up as needed after discharge. Assists WBN staff as needed with tasks (i.e. AM assessments, first breastfeeding visits, discharges).

The work schedule for this position entails Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday nights (7:00 pm) with weekend rotation every third weekend.

Women's & Children's Hospital has been providing specialized healthcare services for women and children for over 30 years. Since its humble beginnings as a birthing hospital, it has since grown to become one of the state’s leading healthcare institutions dedicated exclusively to the care of women and children. Because of the specialized team of medical professionals, advanced equipment and facilities, Women's & Children's Hospital has become a healthcare referral center for other hospitals and healthcare professionals throughout the Acadiana area. The hospital’s multidisciplinary approach ensures that all of its patients receive the best and most thorough care possible For more information about becoming a part of our premier team, apply today.

When it comes to patient care, we strive to be the healthcare provider of choice. When it comes to employee care, our goal is to be the employer of choice.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • 401K Plan with employer match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Long Term and Short Term Disability Benefits
  • Direct Deposit
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts
  • And more!

Position Requirements:

Licensure/Certification/Registration:Current Louisiana RN license/Permit and Certification by International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBCLC)

Education:Completion of state approved Registered Nursing Program

Experience: Minimum three years of Maternal/Infant Nursing required

Special Qualifications:CPR for healthcare provider through AHA upon hire, NRP (within 6 months of employment)

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Lactation Nurse

Location: Louisiana-Lafayette LA-Women%27s %26 Children%27s Hospital

Requisition ID: 00637-7856