El Camino Health is committed to hiring, retaining and growing
the best and brightest professionals who will carry our mission and
vision forward. We are proud of our reputation in the community:
One built on compassion, innovation, collaboration and delivering
high-quality care. Come join the team that makes this happen.
Scheduled Bi-Weekly Hours
Night: 8 hours
The Lactation Consultant provides safe, family centered patient
care by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating lactation
plans for the mother-infant breastfeeding dyad within an inpatient
and outpatient setting. The International Board Certified Lactation
Consultant (IBCLC) collaborates with the mother, significant
others, and interdisciplinary health care team while acting as a
coach, consultant, teacher and lactation expert. Lactation
Consultant will demonstrate specialized knowledge and clinical
expertise in breastfeeding based on evidence-based practices. As an
integral member of the Health Care Team, the Lactation Consultant
functions within the Scope of Practice as defined by the
International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) and
adhere to El Camino's policies, procedures, and guidelines of care
while meeting the feeding goals of the parents.
Registered Nurse with minimum five (5) years clinical
Minimum three (3) years working in maternal/child acute care
Bachelor's Degree, preferred.
Demonstrates some experience in teaching in a clinical or
community health care setting.
Current California RN License.
Current BLS Certification.
International Certified Lactation Consultant.
The Physical Requirements and Working Conditions of this job are
available. El Camino Health will provide reasonable accommodations
to qualified individuals with a disability if that will allow them
to perform the essential functions of a job unless doing so creates
an undue hardship for the hospital, or causes a direct threat to
these individuals or others in the workplace which cannot be
eliminated by reasonable accommodation.
Light Work - Walking or standing up to 49% of shift, duties
require standard movement, may occasionally lift up to 20 lbs. -
(Physical Requirements-United States of America)
An Equal Opportunity Employer:
El Camino Health seeks and values a diverse workforce. The
organization is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment
decisions on the basis of qualifications and competencies. El
Camino Health prohibits discrimination in employment based on race,
ancestry, national origin, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, religion, disability, marital status, age, medical
condition or any other status protected by law. In addition to
state and federal law, El Camino Health also follows all applicable
fair and equitable employment policies from the County of Santa