Abrazo West Campus(located at 136 th Avenue and McDowell Road in Goodyear) is a 188-bed acute care hospital serving the healthcare needs of the residents of the southwest Valley since September 2003. Abrazo West Campus has been recognized for high standards of quality and safe patient care by being named a recipient of the Women's Choice Award as one of America's Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. They are also accredited by The Joint Commission and are a Joint Commission-designated Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center. Most recently, Abrazo West Campus has achieved a grade A for Leap Frog. As a state designated Level 1 Trauma Center, Abrazo West Campus serves the critically injured patients in the Western Region of Arizona. Abrazo West Campus continues to enhance service lines which already include comprehensive orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastics, hand, cardiovascular with open-heart surgery, obstetrics, women's health, wound care with hyperbaric treatment and therapy as well as 24-hour emergency plus trauma care.
The Lactation Consultant (LC)provides individualized, comprehensive care to breastfeeding mothers and babies, based on nursing process and professional guidelines for lactation consultants to meet the clients' physical, psychological, social, and educational needs. The LC provides the best possible preventive, supportive and rehabilitative care to breastfeeding dyads in accordance with policy and procedure. Lactation Consultant provides breastfeeding education to other members of the health care team and to expectant and new parents.
SPECIAL SKILLS: Excellent customer service skills.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Nursing Degree from an accredited nursing school or Certification as a Lactation Consultant
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: Two years experience
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: CPR, If RN - AZ State Board of Nursing RN License and Certified Lactation Consultant.
Job: Obstetric/Women Wing/Labor & Delivery
Primary Location: Goodyear, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo West Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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