Join a team dedicated to quality care, and be part of building our healthy future!
CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center will soon move to a new, state-of-the-art patient Tower.
We have a long tradition of providing high quality care to our patients and have been recognized by Healthgrades in Patient Safety, Labor and Delivery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Treatment of Heart Failure, Hip Fracture Treatment, Back Surgery and more.
CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center is dedicated to providing quality care to the Hollywood community and beyond, so join us on this exciting journey!
This position offers the opportunity to join our team of caring professionals and become part of building our healthy future.
To join our caring team of professionals, please submit an online application.
The Lactation Consultant will provide expectant parents with the knowledge of how to breastfeed.
Creates in-services to address staff needs/requests regarding breastfeeding
Facilitates successful breastfeeding in the postpartum client through:
Answering questions about normal course of breastfeeding
Education and troubleshooting
Correct positioning and latch on assessment
Nutrition and fluid intake
Appropriate support hospital and community (nursing staff, family, League, etc.)
Frequency of feedings, supply and demand
Engorgement and infection prevention and treatment
Supplemental feedings and pacifiers
The Lactation Consultant documents on the Interdisciplinary Education form her visit with the postpartum client. She will notify the nursing staff of client difficulties with breastfeediscore: N/Ang
Solves customer problems, treats customer with dignity and respect, and acknowledges customer and responds quickly to customer needsscore: N/A
Conducts demonstrates compliance with and reporting of suspected violations of all relevant laws, regulations, HPMC's Policies and Procedures, and Code of Conduct: Actively supports and participates in performance improvement activitiesscore: N/A
Cooperates fully in all risk management activities and investigations.
High School graduate or equivalent
Certification as a Lactation Consultant
Minimum 5 years lactation experience in a healthcare setting
Hospital Fire Care (within 30 days from date of hire)
Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
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