Truman Medical Centers Lactation Consultant RN; LDRP-Lakewood; PT/48; Day shift - afternoons **IBCLC Certified** in Kansas City, Missouri

Lactation Consultant RN; LDRP-Lakewood; PT/48; Day shift - afternoons IBCLC Certified

Tracking Code

14130-124

Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

A registered nurse who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding. Provide and coordinate breastfeeding education for patients and staff. Assume responsibility for enhancing the breastfeeding experience for lactating mothers and families.

Required Skills

Minimum Requirements

  1. Current Missouri license as a Registered Nurse.

  2. Two years obstetrical or related inpatient and/or teaching experience.

  3. Certified as a Lactation Consultant by the International Board of Lactation Consultants (thus holding IBCLC certification).

  4. Certification in cardiac pulmonary resuscitation and neonatal resuscitation.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Multi-lingual (Spanish-English

Job Location

Lakewood - Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Part-Time

Shift Schedule

1:00PM - 5:00PM