Location: Steamboat Springs, CO, United States
Category: Nursing Professional
Job Type: Part Time
Job ID: 99570
Date Posted: Jan 26, 2023
Facility: Yampa Valley Medical Center- Steamboat Springs, CO
Department: Special Care Nursery
Work Schedule: Part Time Days (24 hours/week)
Provides direct lactation care and instruction to breastfeeding mothers and infants.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Minimum Required Education: Graduate of an accredited or state board of nursing approved Registered/Professional Nursing program if less than 3 years experience. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing.
Required Licensure/Certification: State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN). Intl Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) or Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC), Certified Lactation Specialist (CLS), or Certified Breastfeeding Specialist (CBS). Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) required within 2 years of hire.
Minimum Experience: 2 years of recent maternal/child nursing experience.
BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
The pay range for this position is: $36.47 - $56.52 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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