Benefits - Medical, Dental & Vision, PTO, Free Parking, Metro Access, Tuition Reimbursement, 403
Quality of Life: Flexible work schedules
Advancement: Career growth opportunities
Location: Holy Cross Health has two hospitals and four healthcare centers all a short driving distance from Washington DC and Baltimore, MD
The Lactation Consultant plans implements and evaluates the continuing educational activities for designated clinical areas. Under the direction of the Vice President, Women's, Infant's and Children and in collaboration with the Nurse Managers and the clinical staff, the Lactation Consultant serves as a resource for the lactation Program to improve nursing practice and quality of patient care.
Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.
What you will need:
Minimum licensure/certification required :
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current licensure by Maryland State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse
Board certified as a Lactation Consultant
Ongoing membership in chosen certifying organization
CPR certification or attendance one hired at a HCH CPR training class
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required:
Minimum of one year clinical experience in relevant clinical area
Teaching experience preferred
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Flexibility in work schedule to meet breastfeeding education needs
Ability to lift, push, pull patients and equipment and to bend body down at waist
The Lactation Consultant sees patients in all areas under Women & Children's Services: High Risk Perinatal Center, Labor & Delivery, Maternity Suites, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatrics and any other area in the hospital as needed.
Holy Cross Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system that serves more than 240,000 individuals each year from Maryland's two largest counties - Montgomery and Prince George's counties. Holy Cross Health earns numerous national awards, clinical designations and accreditations across a wide range of specialties for providing innovative, high-quality health care services.
We were named one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for 2021.
Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.
Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce , commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.
Posted Date : 2022-04-21
Expiry Date : 2022-07-21
Job type : Part Time