Lactation Consultant/Registered Nurse (Family Birthing Center, As Needed Basis) Edenton, NC

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918348

Vidant Chowan Hospital

Part Time

Regular

Summary

Vidant Chowan Hospital

Vidant Chowan Hospital is a modern 25 bed critical access facility located in historic Edenton, North Carolina, and provides services and programs to 45,000 people in 4 counties. Vidant Chowan Hospital's partnership with Vidant Health gives our patients access to state-of-the-art services provided by an academic medical center. Our medical staff includes some of the finest primary care, pediatric, internal medicine physicians and surgeons in the region, and we have a telemedicine link with the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Responsibilities

  • IBCLC Registered Nurse: Plan, provide, and supervise Lactation Education for clients in preparation for the Breast-feeding experience both prenatal and postpartum utilizing the Baby Friendly guidelines.

Minimum Requirements

  • Accredited Nursing Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.

  • Basic Life Support

  • Minimum of three years experience in Labor & Delivery, Postpartum, and Nursery.

  • Current RN licensure in the state of North Carolina or temporary North Carolina licensure or meet requirements to hold RN licensure in a compact state.

  • IBCLC-International Board Certified Lactation Consultant or certified within 6 months from date of hire.

Preferred Requirements

  • ACLS, PALS, NPR certifications

Other Information

  • As needed basis (PRN)/hours will vary

  • Non benefits position

  • Lactation Consultant

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

 

Contact Information

For additional information, please contact:

Jean Pierce, Human Resources Assistant 

Email: jean.pierce@vidanthealth.com 

Tel: (252) 482-6401

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