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Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
The role you’ll contribute:
Provides lactation care and instruction to breastfeeding mothers and infants. Serves as a lactation-related clinical resource, educator, and mentor
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Performs initial and on-going assessments of patients' lactation goals and issues. Instructs and demonstrates proper techniques and promotes the importance of breastfeeding.
Identifies the need for standard patient teaching plans and assists with their development.
Acts as a liaison to staff and physicians when addressing needs associated with breastfeeding.
Contributes to the development of data tools to monitor and improve outcomes.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
Registered Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).
Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).
Certification specializing in Lactation credentialed from the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.