Blacksburg, Virginia

Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


LewisGale Hospital Montgomery (LGHM) is located in the beautiful mountainous region of Virginia. Montgomery is located in the backyard of the Virginia Tech University campus.  LGHM is a HCA (Hospital Corporation of America) hospital and are considered a 146-bed acute care facility. Most importantly, we hold a distinction for being a Magnet Facility and are recognized by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer.  Consider being a part of making a difference in our community by joining our facility!

 

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery in Virginia's New River Valley offers comprehensive maternity care in Southwest Virginia, whether your pregnancy is routine or high-risk. You have access to customized care that includes natural, low-intervention birth options and expert perinatology care. And our one-to-one patient-to-nurse ratio means you receive unmatched support and attention during labor and delivery. 


Job Summary:

  • You will perform and document consultation for normal and complex lactation patients.
  • In collaboration with your team, you will consult and coordinate care. 
  • You will serve as a resource for breastfeeding information to patients, community, nursing staff and physicians.
  • You will coordinate patient education courses and support groups for the community
  • In this role, you will coordinate and work closely with the director of the unit, nursing staff and other lactation consultants to maintain Baby Friendly designation.

Click here to learn more!

https://lewisgale.com/service/pregnancy-and-birth-montgomery
 


Qualifications

EXPERIENCE:
 
Required –      Lactation related field
Current BLS certification

Preferred – Recent and relevant Obstetric experience.

 
EDUCATION:
 

Required – Certification Board of Lactation Consultants Examiners.          

Preferred – Bachelors degree RN license.

 
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • Current Registered Nurse License in this state
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)

Why join HCA - LewisGale? 

  • Matching 401K
    • Low Deductibles for Health, Vision, and Dental
    • Team Culture
    • Passion for patient care
    • Career Advancement through Clinical Ladder
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Tuition Reimbursement Program ($5,250/calendar year)
    • Student Loan Repayment-up to $150 a month
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.”
 

 

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Blacksburg, Virginia

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