Providence Health & Services RN Lactation Specialist - Women's Health Services in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Lactation Specialist ( Women's Health Services,Day-Shift, 0.0 FTE, On Call) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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In this position you will:
Customer Service: Maintain and promote positive, open and honest interpersonal relationships with customers (physicians, employees, visitors, patients, and other PSHMC publics). Provides high quality service to all customers; focuses on understanding customers’ needs and follows through. Demonstrates respect for the capabilities, different cultures and or personalities of co-workers and Medical Center publics within the mission/values of PSHMC
Family Centered Care: Promote and support the principles of family centered care for all patients in the unit/service
Communication: Promote and demonstrate effective, open and honest written and verbal communication skills
Self Management: Demonstrate self-management behaviors which reflect a positive image of PSHMC, following established policies and procedures and promote an efficient, cost effective work environment
Ownership /Stewardship and Accountability: Demonstrate good stewardship of resources by treating property of customers, Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and co-workers with care and respect
Teamwork: Work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of staff and other disciplines for problem solving without blaming
Flexibility: Demonstrate flexibility by readily adapting to different situations to complete work
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire
Bachelor's degree in Nursing or higher within 3 years of hire.Or equivalent educ/experience
Licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Active IBCLC certification or obtained within first year of employment
Active NRP certification or obtained within the first year of employment
An RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN
Any previously agreed upon effective date for obtaining a Bachelor's degree in nursing between individual and facility will remain in effect
Any collective bargaining contract with specific timeframes for obtaining a Bachelor's degree in nursing will supersede the above point and will remain in effect
Exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis at each facility by the most senior administrative nursing leader in consultation with the Human Resources leader
RNs employed prior to 1/1/2017 are encouraged to obtain a Bachelor's degree or higher in nursing but obtaining such degree will not be a condition of employment
3 years current nursing or Lactation Specialist experience in obstetrical or newborn care in an acute care hospital
Proficient in English written and verbal communication skills
Strong verbal communication and listening skills
Performs work independently with minimal supervision
Effective interpersonal skills
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Bachelor's degree in nursing upon hire
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Clinical Education
Req ID: 327049