WIH-Cert. Lactation Consultant/RN - PD

Operating Unit Women & Infants Hospital
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 7507
Job Status: Per Diem
Shift: Flex
End Date:


Job Summary: The Certified Lactation Consultant/RN provides consultation and guidance to in-patient lactating mothers and their infants to ensure successful breastfeeding outcomes. The incumbent demonstrates initiative and creativity in assessing breastfeeding education needs of patients and staff, and monitors the effectiveness and quality of program services.

Specifications: Current licensure to practice as Registered Nurse in Rhode Island; B.S.N. preferred. Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners certification required and two years related work experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have excellent interpersonal and communications skills, and flexibility of schedule to provide adequate coverage for area.

WIH internal posting period: 9/9/20-9/18/20