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Registered Nurse - Lactation Consultant

Company:
Professional Performance Development Group, Inc
Location:
Mountain Home, Idaho, United States
Posted:
November 06, 2018

Description:

PPDG, Inc is seeking a highly skilled lactation consultant to provide full-time care to our military men and women at Mountain Home AFB, ID. Successful candidate will be passionate about educating mothers, successfully assist with breastfeeding issues, painful nursing, decreased milk production, latching difficulties, and babies with low weight gain. If you possess the core strengths, we want to hear from you! This is an honorable opportunity to give back.

Position: Registered Nurse - Lactation Consultant

Location: Mountain Home AFB, ID.

Hours of Performance: Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm.

Job Highlights

Performs comprehensive lactation assessment of the mother and her infant within the hospital setting in accordance with the policy and guidelines of postpartum and newborn nursery care required for Government beneficiaries.

Provides comprehensive care to the perinatal mother desiring to lactate.

Assesses mothers and newborns for normal/abnormal anatomy to determine ability to breastfeed.

Maintains comprehensive client records.

Consults with mothers having breastfeeding difficulties.

Conducts quality assurance programs to monitor the caliber of the program.

Qualifications

Shall be a Registered Nurse with Associate or Bachelor degree.

Must be a current International Board of Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).

Shall have provided a minimum of three years lactation consultant services, with at least two years in the inpatient hospital setting.

Must have knowledge of computer operations and proficiency in the use of basic word processing, data entry and automated medical records.

PPDG Benefits

Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage (employee receives an employer contribution to help offset costs of benefits. Any unused amount will be deposited into PPDG's 401K account).

120 Hours Paid Time Off (PTO)

80 Hours of Paid Holiday

Tuition discount program for current employees and their extended families

Employee Recognition for outstanding contribution, birthdays, and anniversaries

401(k) Plan. $0.25 match for each $1.00 you contribute up to a $1,000.00 match for the year.

About US

PPDG is a highly respected company by the Department of Defense with 34 years of experience in the medical field. PPDG has hired, credentialed, and managed and relocated medical personnel in 45 U.S. States and four countries overseas. The reason for PPDG’s longevity with Department of Defense is that we live by our corporate core values.

PPDG is an equal opportunity employer. Our employees represent the full spectrum of our society and are a testimony of our commitment to recognizing the dignity of the individual.