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Cedars-Sinai Certified Lactation Consultant - OB/GYN Lactation Center - Per Diem - 12Hr Nights in Los Angeles, California

Make a difference every single day at Cedars-Sinai!

When the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second matters!

This shared culture of happiness, passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it’s just one of the many reasons we’ve achieved our fifth consecutive Magnet designation for nursing perfection. From working with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America’s Best Hospitals.

The Lactation Consultant is a proficient clinician who provides care in a skilled and effective manner. Utilizing appropriate decision making skills and exhibiting competence in the clinical, cognitive and interpersonal skills required to independently and safely manage the routine breastfeeding care of the patient. The Lactation Consultant establishes a plan of care, sets goals, determines priorities, and evaluates outcomes within established standards of practice.

The Lactation Consultant's scope of responsibility, duties and accountability at the department and position levels will include knowledge and practice that is in accordance with the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners' Code of Ethics, the International Lactation Consultant Associations' Standards of Practice, The Joint Commission standards and other regulatory requirements.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED (Bachelor's Degree preferred).

  • One (1) year of Lactation consulting experience (hospital setting preferred).

  • Registered Lactation Consultant by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE).

  • Valid Basic Life Support Certification by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross.

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