Job Description

Position is Per Diem working Day Shift in the Labor & Delivery and Post Partum LDRP department at Northwest Houghton Hospital

 

This is a position for a certified lactation consultant RN. 

This RN position will be based in the NICU and L&D unit for attending both normal and high risk deliveries, newborn transition, initiating skin to skin, and early breastfeeding support.

The L&D RN relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals and performs a variety of tasks. Collaborates with other disciplines to provide optimal care. Either directly or indirectly reporting to a nursing supervisor, plans, directs, participates in and evaluates patient care.

 

Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements        

Education:               

ADN or Diploma in Nursing Program,  BSN preferred

 

Experience:

Prior Labor & Deliver experience is required

   

Licenses/Certifications:

"Required:

Current Arizona RN license or compact state license

American Heart Association (AHA)  or American Red Cross (ARC) BLS , ACLS, NRP 

IBCLC certification 

 

Opening early 2022, Northwest Medical Center Houghton is a 52-bed, full-service hospital serving Tucson's east side. With a cath lab, labor and delivery unit, intensive care and neonatal intensive care units, full lab and radiology services and four operating rooms supporting a broad array of specialties, Northwest Medical Center Houghton holds plenty of opportunity for applicants. Whether caring for patients at the bedside or supporting the hospital in a non-clinical role, we're excited to build a team who can really make an impact on our community.  NMC Houghton is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested. 

 

Application Instructions

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