Howard County General Hospital

Lactation Specialist (12997820)
Location: Columbia, Maryland - United States
Posted: 9/9/2019

Lactation Specialist

PRN PRN Flexible All Shifts Associates degree required or diploma RN CPR Required Licensure Required National certification in specialty required Experience is required

SUMMARY: As a clinically competent health care professional, delivers lactation assessment and instruction to obstetrical inpatients and outpatients. Effectively interacts with patients and other health team members, while maintaining standards of the International Board of Certified Lactation Consultants.

REQUIREMENTS: Graduation of an approved RN program. Prior experience in maternal child health care and practice as breastfeeding consultant required. Current Maryland license as RN. Must maintain current CPR certification. Certification by the International Board of Lactation Consultants. Continuing education in breastfeeding to obtain and maintain certification status.

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Per Diem
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Nursing, Education/Training

Howard County General Hospital, a 208-bed, private, not-for-profit health care provider located in Columbia, Maryland can offer you all of these benefits. Our mission is to "Provide the highest quality care to improve the health of our entire community through innovation, collaboration, service excellence and a commitment to patient safety."

At HCGH, individual similarities and differences are actively engaged and respected in support of this mission. For us, it means going beyond caring for patients. It means taking care of each other as reflected in our Service Excellence Values & Behaviors: Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsiveness & Teamwork.

We are a member of the Johns Hopkins Medicine family, and we offer exciting career opportunities with growth potential, an extensive and generous benefits package, which includesup to $10,000 per year toward your child's college tuition, medical/dental/vision insurance, life insurance, retirement savings, credit union membership, FREE parking, plus many more, and great opportunities for professional development. Our greatest source of pride is our staff. Our current employees will tell you themselves, why they joined our team, and elect to stay in our employee testimonials.

Join our team and you will find a compassionate, caring environment designed to let you focus on being your best. If you thought a great career and good location couldn't be found in one place. Think again. We have them both and we're hoping you'll join us. Our beautiful suburban campus is conveniently located just minutes from I-95 and Routes 100 and 29, near Columbia Mall.

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