Lactation Consultant, PT, 10:45PM-7:15AM

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Location:
Dallas, TX US
Job ID:
99858
Department:
LACTATION PROGRAM
Area of Interest:
RN
Job Type:
Part Time
Qualifications:
Overview:
Texas Health Dallas

Qualifications/Duties:
Voted "Best Place to Have a Baby"

Texas Health Resources is the largest faith based hospital system in North Texas. Our mission is to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve. If you share in this mission, we would like to hear from you.

For more than 30 years, the Margot Perot Center has delivered more than 120,000 babies, making it the second busiest delivery room in Dallas County!

The Family Centered Care Unit in the Margot Perot women's center at Texas Health Dallas, a MAGNET and baby friendly facility, is in search of a Lactation Consultant (RN).

The ideal candidate will be a team player who is excellent at communicating with peers, physicians, patients and who cares about customer service.

HOURS:
Part-time, night Shift - 10:45PM-7:15AM, (3) 8-hour shifts/week with holiday & weekend requirements. Self scheduling. Very flexible on schedule

Why Texas Health Resources?
Our facilities are located across the greater Dallas – Ft. Worth area with a centrally located corporate office in Arlington, TX.
We are one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the US that has the resources to offer a variety of career growth and professional development opportunities with equally remarkable benefits.
Join our award-winning Texas Health family and contribute to our mission “to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve”.

A few recent accomplishments we achieved include:
• 2017 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (3rd year in a row)
• 2017 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (3rd year in a row)
• 2018 Employees’ Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor
•  #1 for 2016 and 2017 “100 Best Workplaces for Women” by Great Place to Work® and Fortune
*     2017 “Best Workplaces for Parents” by Great Place to Work® and Fortune

In order to qualify for this newly created position, the following criteria must be met:

BASIC EDUCATION:

*BSN preferred.
RNs hired after January 2017 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date. RNs hired
between January 2014 and December 2016 require completion of BSN within 3 years of start date.
 Associates degree in Nursing is minimum.

BASIC EXPERIENCE:

*One (1) year experience as a clinical nurse (RN), or completion of an RN residency program, or a THR
residency program.
(Prefer experience as a Lactation Consultant)

BASIC CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES:

* Current RN licensure to practice in the state of Texas upon hire; and
* Current AHA BLS/CPR training certification upon hire
*IBCLC certification required within 12 months of hire, if not current.

BASIC SKILLS:

In addition, you must hold a high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills and the ability to function in a fast-paced environment and be proficient in Windows applications.

Functions as an expert resource on breastfeeding issues for patients, families, community, staff, and physicians.
Serves as a clinical expert for lactation issues based on evidence.
Assesses outpatients for breastfeeding problems.
Participates in breast pump rental and retail sales within the Breastfeeding Resource Center

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

* BSN strongly preferred.
* More than 2 years of recent Lactation Consulting/ Breastfeeding education and Maternal/Newborn RN experience
 * will be the Lactation resource on nights

BENEFITS:

Texas Health Resources provides a competitive benefits package:

* Medical, dental, prescription drug and vision plans
* 401K retirement
* Tuition reimbursement
* Short term and long term disability
* Be Healthy Wellness program
* Fitness Center discounts
* Free parking
 and much more!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V


Entity Information:
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is an 898-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical program leader, having provided compassionate care to the residents of Dallas and surrounding communities since 1966. A full-service regional referral center, Texas Health Dallas has approximately 3,500 employees and 1,100 physicians on its medical staff, and offers a full range of services, including cancer care, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, senior care, women's services and a renowned Level III neonatal intensive care unit. Texas Health Dallas has been recognized as a U.S. News and World Report Best Hospital in multiple specialties and is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers . The hospital is also a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, a certified Emergency Stroke Care center and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Dallas County in 2012.We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence
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