Lactation Consultant PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/25/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Women's Health
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Tampa

Job Description

Lactation Consultant – RN  AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
Work Hours/Shift:
PRN  Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Assessment, intervention, evaluation of the breastfeeding dyad.
  • Provide evidence-based education to healthcare professionals and patients.
  • Participates in administering the hospital-based breast pump rental program.
  • Rounds on patients in the nursing units daily.
  • Provides accurate and consistent information to clients and patients regarding breastfeeding as well as FHT   policies & procedures.
  • Works well with hospital staff and providers
  • Keep supplies cleaned and orderly according to policy.
  • Participate in opportunities to educate the community regarding breastfeeding/research projects/speaking opportunities/FHT committees.
  •   Maintain satisfactory participation and attendance at required and non-required meetings and staff development programs
  •   Promote evidence of adherence to the hospital confidentiality policy

What you will need:
  • Effective communication skills.
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Registered Nurse (preferred)
  • Completed Lactation Consultant training
  • Must have a minimum of 1 year clinical experience working in the hospital setting.
  • IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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